Joel Juncken

Special Counsel

 

P: (08) 8423 6892

F: (08) 8410 3900

E: joel@bdklawyers.com.au

Level 1, 193 Victoria Square

Adelaide SA 5000

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

WORKERS COMPENSATION

INDUSTRIAL LAW

EMPLOYMENT LAW

CONTRACTUAL DISPUTES

PERSONAL INJURY

SPORTS LAW

OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY

Joel Juncken

Having completed a double degree in International Studies and Law at the University of Adelaide in 2009, Joel completed his Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice through the Australian University in 2010. He was admitted to the Supreme Court of New South Wales and South Australia in July 2010, at a prominent South Australian Personal Injury Firm. 

 

In 2015, he started his own practice, specializing in Workers Compensation, Industrial Law and Personal Injury law. In January 2019, Joel joined BDK Lawyers in the role of Special Counsel.

 

Joel has been recognized in Doyle’s guide in 2017 and 2018 for representing injured workers.

 

Joel provides expertise in the following areas:

 

  • Workers compensation;

  • Industrial Law;

  • Employment Law

  • Occupational Health and Safety,

  • CTP, motor vehicle accident claims;

  • Public Liability claims;

  • Contract Law;

  • Sports Law

 

Joel has provided advice to not only injured Plaintiffs but also successfully defended a variety of Companies, including multi-million dollar Corporations in contract disputes, employment law and advised on occupational health and safety matters. He has also provided pro-bono legal advice to sporting organisations.

JURISDICTIONS

Joel regularly appears in a number of South Australian and Federal Court jurisdictions including:

 

  • The Supreme Court of South Australia;

  • Federal Court;

  • Federal Circuit Court;

  • The District Court of South Australia;

  • The Magistrates Court of South Australia;

  • Fair Work Commission;

  • Human Rights Commission; and

  • The South Australian Employment Tribunal

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT & LIFE AWAY FROM WORK 

Joel coaches junior basketball at the North Adelaide Basketball Club. He enjoys all sports, travelling and enjoying the local cuisines.