Yevgeni has practiced as a solicitor, principally in New South Wales since 2011, and more recently with LHD Lawyers since January 2016.
Following his completion of Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting and Taxation) from the University of Canterbury, New Zealand, Yevgeni was admitted to the High Court of New Zealand at the age of 23, and relocated to Sydney, New South Wales, where his career began in a boutique specialist personal injury, employment and commercial litigation firm. His personal injury practice included acting for clients in medical negligence, motor vehicle accidents and public and product liability litigation.
Since the commencement of his career in 2011, Yevgeni has been actively involved and worked on a number of complex medical negligence cases in the New South Wales Court of Appeal decision and the High Court of Australia, as well as numerous cases involving young children who suffered serious injuries at the hands of medical professionals and delay in diagnosis cases.
Yevgeni practises in New South Wales, Victorian, Australian Capital Territory and Tasmanian medical negligence and public liability matters. Yevgeni also acts for clients in Victorian “serious injury” Transport Accident Commission matters and for persons who sustained injuries in work related/industrial accidents, as well as sexual assaults.
In acting for every day Australian’s, Yevgeni’s aim is to establish a civilized professional atmosphere, not only with his clients but with other professionals, in which everyone involved can be assisted in finding and achieving the best result possible for their client, and working out a way forward through a rational and dignified resolution of the dispute.
It is Yevgeni’s objective to apply serious preparation to each claim on his part, leaving no stone unturned, in complex matters to achieve a proper understanding of not the just the issues in dispute between the parties but the expectations of his clients, as well as their aspirations and desires. In doing so, he likes to keep his clients fully informed to ensure their ongoing understanding and involvement in their claim.
Yevgeni is able to relate with empathy to people from all walks of life. Born in Ukraine, and having grown up in New Zealand he is fluent in Russian and Ukrainian, and is always happy to utilize these skills in order to assist clients from similar backgrounds, and walks of life.