Area of expertise

Insurance Law

  • Workers Compensation
  • Public Liability
  • Work Injury Damages
  • Common Law
  • Recoveries

Robyn Hickie

Partner BA (Hons), LLB, Accredited Specialist in Personal Injury

office Sydney
phone +61 2 9234 4524

With more than 20 years’ experience Robyn has worked exclusively with the insurance industry throughout her career both in private practice and in-house.

Robyn specialises in defendant personal injury litigation. She has particular expertise in workers compensation disputes, injury management disputes, work injury damages and common law actions, s151Z recovery actions, contractual and indemnity disputes in workers compensation actions and concurrent public liability matters.

Robyn has also undertaken multi-defendant litigation, scheme pilot projects, tail management projects, and claims review and audits for her clients.

Robyn acts for insurers, licensed insurers, specialised insurers, insured entities and scheme agents. She is also the preferred legal services provider to a number of employers, dealing with both their workers compensation and public liability portfolios.

Robyn has assisted insurers and employers with submissions to the Insurance Council of Australia, the Attorney-General’s Department and the Law Society of NSW in relation to proposed legislative changes.

Clients appreciate Robyn’s dedication to client service, sound and practical advice and excellent negotiation skills.

Robyn is a regular presenter on legislative changes to her clients and is also a guest panel member for the University of Technology seminars.

Robyn became a Law Society of NSW Accredited Specialist in Personal Injury in 1995.

In addition to her experience in private practice, Robyn worked for 10 years as in-house counsel for one of Australia’s leading workers compensation insurers.

Professional Membership

  • Law Society of NSW