Iain Freeman
Partner

Iain Freeman
Partner

Iain Freeman is a partner in Lavan’s  Commercial Litigation & Dispute Resolution Group.

Iain has acted for both commercial clients of Lavan and insurers predominantly in the areas of commercial dispute resolution, professional indemnity, construction matters, directors and officers insurance, fire, property and liability insurance and consumer and competition matters.

Iain has acted in the area of intellectual property law and related areas including data, cyber and privacy for over 30 years. This breadth of experience means that Iain is able to anticipate and identify risks which may not be apparent to other advisers.

Iain also has experience in environmental law.

CONTACT
Direct  +61 8 9288 6759
Mobile  +61 412 886 759
Fax  +61 8 9288 6001
iain.freeman@lavan.com.au

PRACTICE TEAMS
Competition & Regulation
Corporate Crime & Investigations
Cyber & Data Protection
Intellectual Property & Technology
Litigation & Dispute Resolution
Mining & Resources
Oil & Gas
Private Clients
Pro Bono
Wills & Estates

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

Civil and commercial litigation
Professional indemnity
Construction risks
Competition and Consumer Act
Intellectual property


EDUCATION

Master of Laws, University of Western Australia (1998)

Bachelor of Laws, University of Western Australia (1984)

Bachelor of Jurisprudence, University of Western Australia (1983)


ADMISSIONS

Supreme Court of the Northern Territory (2003)

Supreme Court of South Australia (1996)

England and Wales (1990)

High Court of Australia (1987)

Supreme Court of Western Australia (1986)


RECOGNITION

The Best Lawyers™ in Australia "Lawyer of the Year" award in Privacy and Data Security Law (Perth) 2021

The Best Lawyers™ in Australia in Litigation 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023, 2024

The Best Lawyers™ in Australia in Alternative Dispute Resolution 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023

The Best Lawyers™ in Australia in Insurance Law 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023 & 2024

The Best Lawyers™ in Australia in Privacy and Data Security Law 2021, 2022, 2023 & 2024

Doyle’s Guide Recommended Intellectual Property and Technology Lawyer WA - 2015, 2016, 2018, 2019, 2022, 2023

Doyle’s Guide  Recommended Media & Telecommunications Lawyer WA - 2015, 2016, 2018, 2019


MEMBERSHIPS

Australian Insurance Law Association (editorial panel member)


PUBLICATIONS
28 March 2024
21 March 2024
12 February 2024
08 November 2023
How can I help you?
Contact Iain Freeman here.