Belinda Cassidy joined the firm after 18 years as the Principal Claims Assessor at the State Insurance Regulatory Authority (formerly the Motor Accidents Authority). Belinda currently holds an appointment as a Claims Assessor under the Motor Accidents Compensation Act.
Belinda has always worked in the personal injury litigation field, first as a Junior Solicitor at Hickson Lakeman and Holcombe and then as an Associate and later Partner at Windeyer Dibbs. Admitted in 1989, Belinda has specialist accreditation in Personal Injury Law and is one of the state’s leading experts in assessing motor accident compensation.
While acknowledging the importance of the Courts, Belinda is a passionate supporter of independent, cost effective and timely alternate dispute resolution services. Belinda, is an accredited Mediator and a member of the NSW Law Society, the Council of Australasian Tribunals, the Australian Institute of Administrative Lawyers and the Australian Institute of Judicial Administrators. Belinda has recently become a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.