Jack Fairweather acts primarily for insurance clients in public and product liability, professional indemnity and subrogated recovery matters.
He provides comprehensive advice on a range of indemnity, liability, quantum and evidence issues. Jack is a meticulous solicitor who has a strong understanding of the insurance industry.
Jack has a particular interest in technical litigation and claims arising out of construction incidents, hotels and licensed premises, schools, sporting associations, transportation and associated indemnity implications. Jack is currently acting for a number of schools and educational institutions.
- Bachelor of Laws/Bachelor of Business, Queensland University of Technology
- Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Queensland
- Public Liability Claims Coverage and Risk
- Professional Indemnity
- Transport Insurance
- Property Damage and Recovery Claims
- General Policy Coverage Advice
- Member, AILA Queensland Committee
- Member, Young Insurance Professionals
- Member, Queensland Law Society
Jack's recent publicationsView All Articles
26 Nov 2020
The New South Wales Court of Appeal has recently delivered judgment in the decision of Dickson v Northern Lakes Rugby League Sport & Recreation Club Inc  NSWCA 294 In tragic circumstances, the Appellant (Mr Dickson) sustained significant head...Read More
20 Nov 2020
The New South Wales Court of Appeal recently handed down judgment in the highly anticipated test case of HDI Global Specialty SE v Wonkana No. 3 Pty Ltd  NSWCA 296. In a big win for insureds amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, the NSW Court of Appeal has...Read More
30 Oct 2020
Tapp v Australian BushmEn’s Campdraft & Rodeo Association LTD  NSWCA 263 Background The New South Wales Court of Appeal has delivered judgment in another case involving the application of the obvious risk and dangerous recreational...Read More