Joel worked as a paralegal for leading Victorian and West Australian law firms for 10 years prior to becoming a lawyer. Since his admission to practice Joel has worked in Victorian, Western Australian and Federal jurisdictions. Whilst he practices in all areas of personal injury law, Joel’s special areas of interest are workers compensation, public liability, criminal injuries and seafarers compensation.
Joel enjoys hiking, rock-climbing, reading and travelling. He speaks basic Japanese. Joel is also active in the environmental movement and is currently acting Secretary of the Management Committee of the Wilderness Society Inc and a board member of the Wilderness Society Australia Inc.