Steven assists his clients with complex legal issues by applying his extensive professional experience to find the best outcome possible.
Steven has over thirty years experience within the allied health profession and utilises this knowledge to assist his clients in navigating the complex medical scenarios in which they find themselves.
Steven is passionate about justice and providing timely and effective legal expertise to clients.
Early in his legal career Steven was involved in a significant eight week criminal trial in the District Court, Sydney which led to the successful acquittal of his client.
Steven is an approved Legal Service Provider to the Workers Compensation Independent Review Office (WIRO) enabling him to provide assistance in workers compensation claims.
Steven is passionate about Newcastle and has lived here his entire life. He has been involved with a variety of community activities, particularly within the sporting community, playing and coaching, across multiple sports, including cricket, hockey and rugby.
Key Professional Achievements
- Steven commenced with Carroll & O’Dea Lawyers in March 2014.
- Prior to joining Carroll & O’Dea Lawyers Steven worked as a Law Clerk with a local boutique law firm. His previous professional career includes over 10 years as a nurse, primarily in Intensive Care and over 15 years within the medical sales environment, including National Sales Manager roles with a number of major medical device companies.
- Steven has completed a Diploma of Law with the Legal Profession Admission Board in association with the University of Sydney and Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice at the College of Law.
- Steven has also completed a Diploma of Applied Science (Nursing) at the University of Newcastle.