Area of expertise

Insurance Law

  • Professional Indemnity
  • Public & Product Liability
  • Workers Compensation

Matt Huckerby

Partner LLB, BLA

office Newcastle
phone +61 2 4911 5420

Matt was admitted to practice in 2002 following two years of experience with a leading insurer managing CTP claims and a further two years of experience with a NSW insurer managing workers compensation matters. He has extensive private practice experience in workers compensation.

Matt’s present practice is predominantly in the areas of public and product liability and professional indemnity.

He is highly experienced in public liability matters, and advises a number of Australia’s largest insurers and city Councils.

Matt acts for a number of insurers in relation to home building insurance policies. He also acts for a major underwriter handling personal injury and property damage claims, as well as a number of product liability claims for an overseas insurer.

Matt handles matters ranging from small claims in the Consumer Trader & Tenancy Tribunal to major catastrophic claims in the Supreme Court involving paraplegia and quadriplegia.

He has been actively involved in delivering seminars to his clients and the Australian and New Zealand Institute of Insurance & Finance throughout his career.

Professional Membership

  • Australian Insurance Law Association
  • Law Society of NSW
  • Newcastle Club Ltd
  • Newcastle Law Society