Bree Knoester is the founder of Brave Legal and one of Australia’s leading personal injury lawyers.
Bree has practiced for over 18 years as both a barrister and solicitor; and has represented clients in some of Victoria’s largest compensation settlements.
Bree prides herself on being an empathetic yet tenacious lawyer, possessing a deep understanding of the law and a fearless approach to representing her clients’ interests. Most importantly, Bree understands that being injured affects almost every part of your life and having the support of an understanding, compassionate and experienced legal team is essential to achieving the best possible outcome – for your case, and for you.
In recognition of her experience and exceptional client results, Bree has won numerous industry awards including ‘Lawyer of the Year’ in Personal Injury Litigation (Best Lawyers® in Australia 2020); recognised by The Best Lawyers in Australia for work in Medical Negligence and Personal Injury Litigation; named by Doyle's Guide as Preeminent practitioner – Asbestos & Dust Diseases Compensation (2020), and Preeminent practitioner - Work Injury Compensation (2020), and was a Partner of the Year finalist for her Litigation practice (Lawyer's Weekly 2019).
As one of Victoria’s most experienced personal injury lawyers, Bree is regularly approached by the media for commentary on high-profile cases and as a spokesperson for the most seriously injured.