Vijay Edwards is a partner in the insurance team with extensive experience in insurance litigation, and focuses on the defence of personal injury, property damage and professional indemnity claims.
Vijay acts for insurers, self-insureds and corporations located in Australia and overseas. He represents a wide range of insured persons/entities in the defence of both litigated and non-litigated simple and complex liability claims.
Vijay also acts for life insurers providing advice on policy coverage, and defending contentious claims.
Vijay works proactively with his clients to understand the drivers of their business and has a practical approach to ensuring that his advice meets their needs.
Vijay has practised in both Queensland and New South Wales and has the ability to manage litigation effectively in both states.
In the 2021 - 2023 editions of The Best Lawyers in Australia, Vijay is listed as a leading lawyer in personal injury litigation.
He has a Bachelor of Commerce in addition to his Bachelor of Laws.
Vijay was admitted to practice in the Supreme Court of Queensland in 2006, the High Court of Australia in 2015 and the Supreme Court of NSW in 2015. He joined the practice in 2017.