Shant is a lawyer in the General Lines group at McCabes and focuses on property damage related matters both for commercial insurers (in Australia and at Lloyds) and for the NSW Government.
Shant graduated from Macquarie University with a Bachelor of Laws and was admitted to the Supreme Court of New South Wales in June 2022.
Prior to working at McCabes, Shant represented clients on a wide range of property damage matters including vehicle/property fires, water ingress claims, theft and defective goods, developing his knowledge on the Australian Consumer Law amongst other areas.
Shant prides himself on providing his clients with effective strategies to guide them through the litigation and dispute process.
Case Note – Zaya v Damirdjian Judgment date: 11 October 2022 Citation: Zaya v Damirdjian  NSWCA 203 Jurisdiction: Court of Appeal, Supreme Court of NSW Before: Bell CJ, Gleeson JA and Griffiths AJA Principles Expert evidence has a limited role to play in resolving liability issues in motor accident claims and will carry little […]
A claimant suffers psychological injury when he is threatened by a would be thief of his motor bike. Whether the medical assessor was justified in concluding that this was not a motor accident was answered by the Supreme Court in Bell v Allianz Insurance Australia Ltd. Judgment date: 18 August 2022 Citation: Bell v Allianz […]