James Govan
Accredited Specialist in Personal Injury
tel: +61 2 4226 5711
email: james@acornlawyers.com.au

James Govan

Admitted in 1995, James learnt his craft at Sydney's biggest & best known plaintiff personal injury firms before moving to Wollongong in 2008 to open and run the regional office of one such firm.

In 2012, James joined Acorn Lawyers as a principal, providing the firm with a Compensation & Personal Injury practice.

In 2015, James was awarded NSW Law Society Specialist Accreditation in Personal Injury law.

James' achievements at Acorn Lawyers include:

  • Providing uncompromising 'boutique' style service to his clients;
  • Numerous 'David v Goliath' style success stories;
  • Successfully resolving many claims which had been rejected by other firms;
  • Managing a medical negligence class action involving almost 100 claims; &
  • Appearing in the Media on notable claims & public interest issues.

James acts in the full range of NSW Compensation and Personal Injury areas, including:

  • Medical Negligence;
  • Public Liability;
  • Workers Compensation;
  • Motor Vehicle Accident;
  • Historical Abuse;
  • Coal Mining & Dust Diseases; &
  • TPD.

Contact James today for a no obligation, no cost assessment of your case.


  • 30 Oct 2020

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