Damien studied Arts and Law at the University of Queensland and completed a Masters of Law at Cambridge, being awarded First Class honours together with the Lady Foundress’ Prize for Pembroke College.  He was admitted to the Bar in 1995 and became a Nationally Accredited Mediator in 2017 before taking silk in 2018.

Damien has a varied practice as counsel, regularly appearing in commercial matters in the state and federal courts, as well as acting for doctors, patients and hospitals in major medicolegal litigation, acting in commissions of inquiry and inquests and appearing in general legal disputes such as property and personal injuries matters. He also has a busy practice as a mediator and is regularly engaged in that role by the private and public sectors.

Damien Atkinson OAM QC


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