No Win No Fee on all compensation claims

Richard Dababneh

Icons / Basic / Map Pin Parramatta

Richard’s expertise

  • Richard is a member of the Law Society of NSW Injury Compensation Committee which advises and aides the Law Society on matter relevant to the area of personal injury and reforms.
  • An accredited specialist in Personal Injury Law since 2012, Richard specialises in work injury damages, workers compensationComcare claimsmotor vehicle accident claimspublic liability, superannuation, brain injury, skin cancer, product liability and industrial hearing loss claims.
  • He is also an Approved Legal Service Provider to the Independent Review Officer (IRO).
  • Richard is based in our Parramatta office, but often sees clients in the firm’s Sydney, Penrith, Windsor and Narellan offices.
  • Richard regularly presents at legal seminars to both lawyers and medical professionals on compensation matters.

What it means to be an accredited specialist

  • Accredited specialists must pass a series of meticulous assessments on both legal knowledge and its application in practice. To retain their accreditation specialists must undertake significant additional professional development in their area of expertise each year.
  • He has a high level of expertise in dealing with injuries that occur in the work place, workers compensation claims, work injury damages claims, work related injuries on behalf of Commonwealth employees that give rise to Comcare claims and total and permanent disablement claims under superannuation policies.
  • Richard also has a high level expertise in dealing with motor vehicle accident and public liability claims.
  • Richard supervises one of the largest industrial hearing loss practices in New South Wales and South Australia.
  • Apart from his one to one dealings with injured workers Richard also provides high level legal advice to the firm’s Union clients and a number of Australia’s largest health services providers.

“I like to make sure that my clients get clear updated advice and recommendations at all times so that they can make informed decisions about their cases”


Richard has been listed in Doyle’s Guide as one of the recommended motor vehicle and leading work injury compensation lawyers in New South Wales for 8 years in a row. Richard was also listed as a recommended public liability lawyer for 7 years in a row.

Australasian Lawyer’s 5-Star Personal Injury Lawyers and Law Firms 2022-2021 awards

Australasian Lawyer’s 5-Star Personal Injury Lawyers and Law Firms 2021 awards

Qualifications & Memberships

  • Bachelor of Law – University of Technology, Sydney
  • Bachelor of Business (International Business) – University of Technology, Sydney
  • Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice
  • Accredited Specialist in Personal Injury Law
  • Approved Legal Service Provider to the Independent Review Officer (IRO)
  • Member of the Law Society for New South Wales including the NSW Injury Compensation Committee
  • Australian Lawyers Alliance
Client Testimonials

Words are unable to express how thankful we are for your kindness and guidance through all of this”

– S.A.

Client Testimonials

Thank you so much for helping me with my workers compensation mediation. You have given me a happy ending to a nearly ten year ordeal.

– J.

Client Testimonials

I am extremely grateful to Turner Freeman and specifically to Richard Dababneh for their exceptional legal representation. Thanks to their expertise and dedication, we successfully settled my work injury claim, achieving a favourable outcome. The professionalism and support provided by Richard and the entire team at Turner Freeman made a significant impact on my case. I highly recommend their services and am thankful for the positive resolution they delivered.

– V.

Client Testimonials

My solicitor is Richard, he is took care of my case for a long time, over 4 years. I am very happy with results that I got. Thank you Turner Freeman Lawyers and their team.

– S.K.

Client Testimonials

Richard and the team were extremely supportive throughout the process whilst being balanced and realistic with me at all times – I’m really happy and appreciate their guidance in working through a difficult experience.

– P.D.

Client Testimonials

Richard, Fernanda & the team at Turner Freeman Parramatta I cannot recommend highly enough. The support, hard work, dedication, knowledge & communication they gave to me was incredible. They are like no other and are really there for YOU. I cannot express how appreciative and grateful I am to have had them there along side me during my journey.

– J.A.


Do you have a question for Richard?

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.