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Michelle’s expertise

previous history and skills | Turner Freeman LawyersMichelle is the Managing Partner of our Wollongong office and specialises in the area of workers compensation and work injury damages claims. She also has extensive experience in the areas of employment law, family law, asbestos disease claims, litigation and dispute resolution.

Civil litigation experience

previous history and skills | Turner Freeman LawyersMichelle is experienced in a wide range of civil litigation for client’s rights in the District and Supreme Courts, Federal Circuit Court, Fair Work Commission and Workers Compensation Commission.

Medical negligence

previous history and skills | Turner Freeman LawyersMichelle has extensive experience in all forms of compensation law including medical negligence cases. In a recent case before the Supreme Court, a 70-year-old woman was severely disabled after suffering a stroke while she was in Wollongong Hospital. Prior to the stroke the patient was living independently in her own home.

Michelle’s words about the case

experience | Turner Freeman lawyers“She now has to live in a nursing home and requires 24 hour a day care. The law can help in getting compensation to help with the costs and make daily life more manageable and more comfortable for injured people. I want them to get the best care available and I’m passionate about the role the law can play.”

Employment law

previous history and skills | Turner Freeman LawyersMichelle also provides advice and representation to employers and employees in all aspects of workplace and industrial relations including unfair dismissals, discrimination and contract disputes.

Michelle is absolutely committed to getting “great compensation for deserving clients” in employment and compensation matters.

Family law

previous history and skills | Turner Freeman LawyersMichelle also has extensive experience in the area of family law representing clients in divorce, parenting matters and property settlements.

previous history and skills | Turner Freeman LawyersMichelle has successfully represented hundreds of clients through what can be a difficult and distressing process.

What Michelle’s Clients Say about Her

Client testimonials for lawyers | Turner Freeman LawyersI would like to take this opportunity to thank you as you have done an exceptional job.” Anil

Client testimonials for lawyers | Turner Freeman LawyersThank you so so so much for your professionalism, support, understanding and kindness. I’ll never forget what you have done for me.” Charles

Qualifications & Memberships

  • Bachelor of Laws – University of Technology, Sydney
  • Bachelor of Arts – Macquarie University
  • Law Society of New South Wales
  • Wollongong and District Law Society

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