Damian has a broad ranging commercial practice, with particular emphasis on commercial litigation, arbitration and advisory work in the fields of resources, building and construction, corporations, insurance, insolvency, property and professional negligence.
He was selected for inclusion in Best Lawyers in Australia 2017 for Bet-the Company Litigation, Commercial Law and Litigation. He was named the Best Lawyers' 2014-2015 Brisbane Commercial Law 'Lawyer of the Year'. Damian is listed as a leading or recommended QC by Doyle's Guide 2015 in the areas of Commercial Litigation & Disputes (Queensland), Construction (Queensland) and Insolvency & Reconstruction (Australia and Queensland).
Damian is the Chair of the Bar Association of Queensland’s Business and Consumer Law Committee, a Member of the Bar Association of Queensland’s Professional Conduct Committee, a Member of the Bar Association of Queensland's Queen's Counsel Consultation Group and a Member of the Queensland Law Society’s Commercial Litigation Specialist Accreditation Committee.
Areas of Practice — Appellate, Arbitration; Banking, Building & Construction; Commercial Equity; Contract; Corporate Insolvency & Bankruptcy; Corporations; Employment & Industrial; Insurance; Intellectual Property; Judicial Review & Administrative; Land Law & Property; Planning & Environment; Professional Negligence; Resources & Energy; Trade Practices & Competition.
Chair of the Bar Association of Queensland's Business & Consumer Law Committee
Member of the Bar Association of Queensland's Professional Conduct Committee
Member of the Bar Association of Queensland's Queen's Counsel Consultation Group
Member of the Queensland Law Society's Commercial Litigation Specialist Accreditation Committee