Ivan Sest


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Ivan is a foundation partner of IDP Lawyers. Ivan is the Relationship Partner responsible for WorkSafe Victoria. Together with supervision of his team’s common law claims he is also partner responsible for IDP’s statutory benefits portfolio.  Ivan commenced private practice in 1989, having previously been Assistant Director – Consumer Protection for the Trade Practices Commission. Thereafter Ivan has worked almost exclusively in the area of accident compensation litigation having been a partner in number of national law firms prior to the establishment of IDP Lawyers. Away from the law travel, Apollo Bay, the Western Bulldogs and a keen interest in horse racing occupies Ivan’s time.


Bachelor of Laws
Bachelor of Science (Pharmacology)