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Matthew Garling Principle Lawyer

Matthew Garling

Principal Lawyer

Accredited Specialist since 2005 and lifelong advocate for the injured – he is serious about justice.

Establishing Garling and Co in 2010 to provide quality legal representation to those who have been seriously injured by the negligence of others, recognising clients need care and support navigating these are life-impacting claims.

Matthew’s calm manner, expert knowledge and deep experience make the real difference in fighting for what is just.  He consistently achieves results that make a real-life difference to his clients.

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About Matthew Garling

Languages Spoken

  • English


  • Bachelor of Business, University of Technology Sydney (1992),
  • Diploma in Law (SAB) (1997)


  • Personal Injury Specialist Accreditation, The Law Society of NSW (2005)
  • Admitted as a Solicitor in the High Court of Australia (1998)
  • Admitted as a Solicitor in Supreme Court of NSW (1998)
  • IRO / ILARS Approved Lawyer


  • Law Society of NSW
  • Australian Lawyers Alliance

Industry experience

  • Almost 30 years

Examples of some key case wins

Public Liability - Right leg and lumbar spine injury

A construction worker slipped and fell on leaking fluids on a worksite which was the responsibility of the head contractor and suffered significant injury and loss of income.

Compensation: $1,800,000
MVA - Lumbar spine injury

A junior nurse was involved in a high speed accident resulting in major spinal injury requiring surgery.

Compensation: $1,000,000
WC - Psychological injury

An employer of a local council was bullied and harassed by a supervisor, he reported the bullying to HR who failed to respond to his complaints.

Compensation: $400,000

Matthew Garling's Supporting Team

Alison Luck

Alison Luck

Senior Legal Support Specialist

Nathan Harris

Nathan Harris

Legal Support Specialist

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