Patrick Delaney is a Solicitor specialising in workers’ compensation, motor vehicle accident and public liability claims. Joining the team at Shine Lawyers’ Robina, Patrick brings years of experience in both the medical and legal professions to secure justice and compensation for members of the local Robina community.
Patrick chose to become a lawyer to achieve social justice and engage with the stories of individuals. He realises these goals every day through his work with Shine.
Prior to pursuing a career in law, Patrick completed a physiotherapy degree at Griffith University and worked as a musculoskeletal physiotherapist in private practice and hospital settings for a period of 8 years.
While studying law, Patrick worked in insurance roles focusing on the rehabilitation of injured workers and their transition back to work. As a result of this experience, Patrick has an acute and practical understanding of the impact injuries have on people’s lives, whether this be their ability to undertake paid employment, recreation or domestic activities.
Since being admitted to practice law, Patrick has gained experience across a wide variety of practice areas, including dust disease, workers' compensation, public liability, motor vehicle accident and medical negligence matters.