"I enjoy finding practical solutions to complex issues, to give my clients the confidence and knowledge to get through difficult and often emotional situations."

Insurance &
Dispute Resolution

Ethan Edwards, Associate


Industrial Relations, Public Liability, Professional Indemnity


LLB (Hons).  Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Queensland.  Solicitor of the High Court of Australia.


Admitted to practise in 2014, Ethan is a former Federal Court Associate to Justice J A Logan RFD and joined King & Company Solicitors in July 2021.

Prior to joining King and Company, Ethan was working as a Senior Industrial Relations Consultant advising private sector, state and local government clients, focusing on industrial relations and human resources including:

  • claims of unfair dismissal, discrimination, bullying and general protections;
  • Anti-discrimination and Human Rights complaints;
  • complex workplace investigations;
  • certified and enterprise agreement drafting and advice;
  • executive contracts;
  • policies and workplace reviews.

Ethan is involved in all aspects of the Insurance & Dispute Resolution team, focusing on commercial litigation for corporate, government and government-related entities including:

  • professional indemnity claims arising from developmental approvals, advice, flooding, climate change and design work;
  • public liability claims in connection with assets, vehicles and services causing personal injury or damage to property;
  • climate-change liability implications;
  • advising on liability and risk management issues.

“I give straight answers - there’s no need to overcomplicate matters, it just overwhelms people.  They’re already dealing with a problem, that’s why they came to me in the first place.”  

“I have wonderful clients and I get a lot of satisfaction out of protecting their interests.  I want to achieve the best result for them, in the most efficient and cost-effective way possible.”    

Ethan is a current serving member in the Australian Army (Reserves) having enlisted in 2010.

Ethan holds a current practising certificate from the Queensland Law Society.  He is a member of the Australian Insurance Law Association, and the Queensland Industrial Relations Society.  

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