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Jackson Pannam

Senior Associate


About Jackson

Jackson works in Wotton + Kearney’s General Liability team.

Jackson manages a busy caseload of matters across the area of insurance litigation for general insurers and large corporate/multinational corporates. Jackson specialises in defending dust disease and toxic tort claims, high value/complex personal injury claims, public and product liability claims, as well as workers’ compensation recovery actions.

Prior to joining Wotton + Kearney, Jackson worked as a solicitor in the insurance litigation department of an international firm. He also previously worked as a mediator in the Family Division of the Children’s Court of Victoria, and as a Registrar of the Magistrates Court of Victoria.

Areas of Expertise

  • Dust Diseases
  • Workers Liability/Recovery
  • Public Liability
  • Product Liability & Product Recall

Industry Representation

  • Sports, Leisure + Entertainment
  • Healthcare Life Science
  • Construction + Infrastructure
  • Manufacturing + Consumer Goods

Jackson's Experience

  • Defending a high volume of claims against a manufacturer of asbestos products alleged to have caused terminal injuries
  • Defending a variety of insured entities in respect of personal injury damages claims, including schools, construction companies, real estate agents, sporting stadiums etc
  • Defending a variety of clients in relation to claims arising from workplace accidents, including claims by injured workers and recovery actions

Professional Affiliations

  • Law Institute of Victoria
  • Australian Insurance Law Association

Publications