Paul Watson is a Director of Berrill & Watson Lawyers and is recognised as one of Queensland’s leading superannuation and insurance lawyers.
Paul has run hundreds of educational seminars for disability groups, financial counsellors and the consumer movement to educate the community about their rights in superannuation and insurance. Paul has worked with disability groups and financial counsellors in Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria, South Australia and Western Australia.
Paul was awarded an Honorary Life Membership of Palliative Care Queensland as a result of the support and work that he has done for the organisation and its members.
Paul has worked in superannuation and insurance claims since 2003 and is a dedicated professional in this area. Paul has run and won thousands of superannuation and insurance claims.
Paul is admitted as a solicitor in the Supreme Court of Queensland as well as the High Court of Australia. Paul has conducted litigation in the District and Supreme Courts as well as the Federal Court and has also acted for clients through the Financial Ombudsman Service and the Superannuation Complaints Tribunal.
Paul acted for the people of the Fernvale and Surrounding Communities Action Group during the Queensland Floods Commission of Inquiry. Paul also assisted many members of the Superannuation Crisis Support Group in forming a class action against the Bank of Queensland and DDH Graham Limited in relation to the operation of their Self-Managed Superannuation Funds
Paul’s passion is his work, and he is passionate about ensuring that everyday people get advice they understand.