Terry McCormick

Principal  |  Compensation

(07) 3231 0604

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Terry is highly committed and uncompromising to his client's goals, making him an effective fighter for their well-being.

Terry has built himself an earnest reputation as one of Queensland’s leading transport insurance litigation lawyers as recognised by his peers. He works closely with clients to ensure the objectives for claims management and resolution are met by delivering balanced, equitable, and responsive advice to ensure the Insurer is a model litigant.

Terry also leads our Compensation section assisting those that have unfortunate life events that require redress. He has help many families, individuals overcome traumatic events to get them back as participant in life by reversing the impact from injuries that may have occurred from medical negligence or motor vehicle accident or public liability accidents.

Terry implements appropriate claims strategies that achieve client-focused legal solutions whether for the Insurer or personal clients. His clients and peers alike recognise his aptitude for responding promptly and providing honest and fair advice.

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Qualifications

Bachelor Of Commerce, Canterbury University
Bachelor Of Laws, Canterbury University
Graduate Diploma Of Insurance, Deakin University
Master Of Business Administration, Deakin University

Community Involvement

Supporter, Victims Homicide Support Group
Director, Brain Injury Foundation
Manager, Griffith University Legal Clinic
Manager, Queensland University of Technology Legal Clinic

Client Solutions

Private Client
Compensation
Client problem

The insurer denied their responsibility for Terry's client's life-long injury due to an insured driver's actions.

outcome achieved

Terry assisted the client in receiving appropriate compensation for his injuries by way of court determination with indemnity costs. The insurer appealed the decision but was dismissed.

Private Client
Compensation
Client problem

A child was born with a congenital disability that was missed by an inappropriate investigation. This life-long complication resulted in a significant change in the way the family operated, and the parents had lost the opportunity to go to work as they were required to provide for the child.

outcome achieved

Terry advised the clients on what remedies and rights of actions were available to them to receive financial assistance.

Private Client
COMPensation
Client problem

A young six-month-old child was hit by a car whilst being pushed in a pram across a pedestrian crossing.

outcome achieved

Both the client and the family were able to seek assistance to help the victim for their lifelong injuries.

Testimonial 1
"Terry is highly committed and uncompromising to his client's goals, making him an effective fighter for their well-being."
Testimonial 2
"Terry was very professional, efficient and he too was compassionate. Basically it was taken out of my hands and i had so much faith that i didn’t have to worry."
Testimonial 3
"I would be forever grateful to Terry for his expert knowledge, professionalism, commitment and diligence in finalising my claim successfully."
Testimonial 4
"Working with Terry on my personal injury claim was nothing but a positive experience. They were understanding, answered any questions I had and talked me through the entire process. A really favourable outcome."
Testimonial 5
"Working with Terry McCormick and his team on my personal injury claim was nothing but a positive experience. They were understanding, answered any questions I had and talked me through the entire process. A really favourable outcome. I couldn't recommend MCW more highly."
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