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David Fidler

Special Counsel
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David's expertise

Named as one of the recommended Dust Diseases Compensation Lawyer in South Australia in 2021.

David has practiced as a lawyer in South Australia and in the Northern Territory since December 1977.

He as provided legal services to people from all walks of life, from individuals, and Community Groups through to large corporate clients and government departments.

David has an ability to establish rapport with clients built on mutual respect, integrity, loyalty and honesty.

David joined Turner Freeman in December 2020 after operating his own legal firm for 19 years and prior to that practicing as a partner in first tier legal firm Minter Ellison.


David practiced in the area of general insurance claims for many years providing advice to both claimants and insurers in complex insurance matters.  He regularly contributed papers to insurance discussion groups and conducted many hypotheticals at numerous insurance conferences.

Workers Compensation

David has successfully represented workers, exempt employers and claims agents in Workers Compensation matters since the early 1980’s in both South Australia and the Northern Territory.

Wills & Estates

This area of practice requires a lawyer to be sensitive to the needs of clients and a willingness to listen. Providing assistance to families in estate planning and administering estates has been a core part of David’s practice for many years.

What David’s Clients Say About Him

  • I felt it appropriate to write a testimonial for David Fidler and his team.  They have supported my business with exceptional and top-quality service to my clients.  The fact that I can refer David and know 100% that the best job will be done in a personal and sympathetic manner is a huge plus for me and my clients.” Craig Baynes
  • “We have used David’s legal services for personal and business matters. His personal approach and demeanour makes thinking about the difficult issues comfortable and his knowledge and wealth of experience is invaluable. Highly recommend him.” Rick Holliday


Ranked by Doyles Guide as a recommended Dust Diseases Compensation Lawyer in South Australia in 2021.

Dust Diseases - Recommended - 2021

Qualifications and Memberships

LLB – University of Adelaide

Law Society of SA

Small Practice Committee Law Society of SA


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