Patrick Cavanagh is a senior associate in the insurance team.
Having previously worked in plaintiff injury litigation for four years, Patrick brings a unique perspective to the defending of insurance claims being able to understand and view a claim from both sides and in doing so work towards a speedy and cost-effective resolution to claims.
Patrick has experience in medical negligence, workers' compensation, public liability and motor vehicle accident claims, and a sound knowledge of the respective pre-litigation regimes and of the Uniform Civil Procedure Rules 1999 (Qld). His previous experience includes both pursuing and defending injury claims for sub-contractors and third parties occurring on or in connection with construction sites and infrastructure.
He holds a Bachelor of Laws and Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice.
Patrick was admitted to practice as a solicitor of the Supreme Court of Queensland in 2014, the High Court of Australia in 2016 and is a member of the Queensland Law Society.
He joined Colin Biggers & Paisley in 2016.