JO SORBELLO

Jo Sorbello has practised as a barrister since 2002, specialising in personal injuries work. She regularly appears in all Courts for both Plaintiffs and Defendants.    

Jo is an Accredited Specialist in Personal Injuries and was awarded the Highest Achiever award for the 2007 accreditation program.  She graduated from the University of Queensland with a Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Laws.  

She has represented her clients in all jurisdictions, including the Court of Appeal and the High Court.

Prior to commencing practice at the Bar, Jo worked her way through the ranks of Articled Clerk to Partner in a well respected boutique law firm.

Jo is the Secretary for the Literacy Foundation for Children, a charitable organisation that is committed to helping build brighter futures for children with learning disabilities, particularly dyslexia.  

Phone: (07) 3333 9930 — Mobile: 0402 982 696

Email: jsorbello@qldbar.asn.au

Year of admission to the bar: 2012


Areas of practice

  • Administrative Appeals Tribunal
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Commercial
  • Comcare
  • Contract
  • Disciplinary Proceedings
  • Equity
  • Industrial & Employment
  • Insurance
  • Inquests, Commission of Inquiry & Statutory Tribunals
  • Judicial Review
  • Medical Negligence
  • Personal Injury
  • Professional Negligence
  • Work Health & Safety
  • Workers Compensation