Christopher Macmillan

Senior Associate

Qualifications: LLB, BA


Christopher is an experienced insurance litigator. Christopher currently acts for international and domestic insurer clients, self-insured clients, property managers and local councils in personal injury and property damage claims.

Christopher has experience in all levels of New South Wales courts, as well as Australian Capital Territory and Queensland. Christopher’s practice is predominantly multi-party, complex claims.

Christopher also has experience working as a claims handler for domestic insurers with experience managing public liability and professional indemnity claims across all Australian jurisdictions.

Christopher strives to ensure that the best possible commercial outcomes are achieved.


  • Acting for head contractors and subcontractors in respect of multi-party, high quantum claims arising from injuries sustained at construction sites.
  • Acting for property and facilities managers for large commercial premises including shopping centres, retail stores, and commercial real estate in defence of personal injury claims.
  • Acting for owners of commercial premises including hotels, pubs and clubs, restaurants, sporting grounds and mixed-use premises in defence of personal injury claims.
  • Advising domestic and international insurers on complex indemnity disputes, policy interpretation and dual insurance claims.
  • Defending 151Z recovery claims.
  • Management of a range of public liability claims including construction, motor, business specific and home and contents liability matters.

Professional Membership

  • NSW Claims Discussion Group
  • Young Insurance Professionals Network
  • Hunter Young Professionals