Joe is the Partner in charge of the Injury Compensation Department and has been with Marsdens since 1995. Since joining Marsdens he has worked exclusively in the Injury Compensation Department. Joe and his Team provide assistance in relation to all areas of Personal Injury Compensation Law.
Joe graduated with Honours from the University of Technology, Sydney in 1994 and was admitted as a solicitor of the Supreme Court of NSW in 1997. In 2016 Joe was admitted by the University of Technology, Sydney to the degree of Master of Business Administration.
Joe is a New South Wales Law Society Accredited Specialist in Personal Injury Law and an Approved Legal Service Provider of the Independent Review Office (IRO). He is a member of both the Australian Lawyers Alliance, a national association dedicated to protecting and promoting justice, freedom and the rights of the individual, and the Macarthur Law Society. Joe’s areas of expertise include acting in motor vehicle accidents, workers compensation claims, medical negligence law, slip and fall claims and indeed all areas of personal injury compensation law. He has successfully acted in matters arising out of birth trauma, death claims including coronial inquests and industrial accidents.
Joe routinely achieves outstanding results for his clients. He works closely with his clients helping those who are vulnerable and aggrieved as a result of an accident or injury. Click here to read some of the results achieved by Joe and his team.
Joe supports alternative dispute resolution processes to achieve a fair and fast outcome for his clients including mediation. He is an experienced and aggressive negotiator and advocate for his clients' rights. When the need arises he also pursues matters vigorously through the Court system to ensure a just result. An experienced, patient and compassionate lawyer, Joe takes the time to listen to his clients and explains legal processes and concepts in a straight forward manner.
Joe has been a member of the Campbelltown City Lions Club since 1997 and has served as the Club's president. He has received a James D Richardson Honour Award and Melvin Jones Fellowship for his service to the club and in particular its Youth of the Year program. Joe is married and resides locally with his family, having done so since 1988. His interests include playing tennis and golf, cars and music and, of course, good food!
Testimonial: October 2020
"I highly recommend Joe Bonura and his team to handle any complicated insurance claims. I was extremely satisfied with the way Joe dealt with my claim as he was empathetic and really understood how my claim needed to be legally handled and importantly he ensured a positive outcome in my favour. Thank you Joe." Goran & Wendy Milojkovic
"I can't imagine a better service, Joe took me on from another local law firm and was professional from start to finish. He made many estimates and suggestions that were spot on every time. I tell anyone I know that may require legal assistance to not even consider anyone else. I have had other legal matters in the past dealt with by other firms who simply don't come close to comparison. Once again thank you so much Joe!"