Mr Bruce Crosthwaite > Thomson Geer > Melbourne, Australia > Lawyer Profile

Thomson Geer
LEVEL 39, RIALTO SOUTH TOWER
525 COLLINS STREET
MELBOURNE, VIC 3000
Australia

Work Department

Insurance

Position

Partner

Career

Bruce acts for statutory authorities, insurers and corporations in a broad range of insurance matters including accident compensation, toxic tort and dust diseases, public liability and product liability.

Bruce enjoys working closely with his clients to effectively and efficiently manage claims through practical pre-litigated advice. Bruce is highly regarded for his skill in responding to complex problems with creative and commercial solutions that are attuned to his clients’ objectives.

With excellent technical skills and legal knowledge, Bruce regularly provides specialised advice on the implementation and operation of statutory compensation schemes and initiatives, legislative amendment and regulatory reform.

He is also an experienced litigator and has an excellent record of achieving successful outcomes in complex and strategically sensitive claims in all jurisdictions including the Court of Appeal.

In November 2013, Bruce was awarded the WorkSafe Victoria New Talent Excellent Legal Panel Award, in recognition for his work and leadership in the WorkCover jurisdiction.

Memberships

  • Australian Insurance Law Association

Education

Bachelor of Laws (Hons)
Bachelor of Commerce
Bachelor of Economics