We have an established practice acting for cargo owners, forwarders, truckers and their insurers in relation to cargo loss and damage caused during carriage by road and rail.

We advise and litigate for our clients on the following matters:

  • Cargo loss and damage
  • Carrier’s liabilities
  • Claims and liability protection
  • Carriage contracts, consignment notes, subcontractor agreements, service agreements, storage/warehouse agreements and standard trading conditions for truckers, forwarders, rail operators and warehouseman (drafting, advising and litigation)
  • Insurance policy drafting, interpretation, coverage and claims advice (cargo, carriers liability and goodwill policies)


O’Reilly Douglas & Co

Trade and Transport Specialists

Suite 6, 2-4 Pine Street,
Manly, NSW, 2095, Australia

Phone: (+61 2) 8006 6675

Fax: (+61 2) 9383 8895

Mobile (John O’Reilly):
(+61) 409 579 589

Mobile (Marshall Douglas):
(+61) 434 392 439