John is a Partner of Carbone Lawyers & Head of Personal Injury Law and Litigation specialising in WorkCover, Transport Accident & Public Liability Claims, and litigation.
As a lawyer with more than 20 years of experience in Personal Injury Law, John is accredited as a Specialist in Personal Injury Law by the Law Institute of Victoria.
John specialises in all aspects of Personal Injury Law and Litigation and is recognised for his expertise by Doyle’s Guide as a leading WorkCover, Transport Accident and Compensation Plaintiff Lawyer and Litigator in Victoria, Australia since 2016.
John is also the Chair of the Law Institute of Victoria Workers Compensation Committee. An expert in the negotiation and resolution of complex legal claims, John has obtained settlements for his clients over the past 20 years for monies that total in excess of $50,000,000.
John is a passionate advocate for his clients and loves “fighting the good fight.”
John’s career highlights include obtaining four separate Court judgments exceeding $1 million in compensation for injuries sustained by his clients.
In May 2019, John obtained a judgment of $1,043,000 in respect of a claim heard in the Supreme Court of Victoria for an injured worker claiming past and future economic loss, and pain and suffering, for the work injuries they sustained.