Gary Foster

Senior Lawyer


03 5560 2050


 Accredited Specialist – Personal Injury

Gary Foster is a Senior Lawyer with Maddens and leads the firm’s busy and successful Personal Injury practice.

His arrival at Maddens in 2002 followed 10 years as a partner in Australia’s largest personal injuries firm, and five years before that as a Melbourne-based barrister.

Since joining Maddens Lawyers, Gary’s expertise and passion for his work has elevated the firm to be South West Victoria’s leading practice for WorkCover, transport accident, public liability, asbestos illness, medical negligence and other personal injury claims.

As well as a Law Degree, Gary also holds a Science Degree with a major in biochemistry.

He is a qualified mediator and one of only 79 Victorian lawyers to be an accredited specialist in personal injury law with the Law Institute of Victoria.

Gary’s passion for social justice inspires his work with injured workers and others disadvantaged by injury.

Gary is a long-standing member of the Australian Lawyers Alliance and the Association of Trial Lawyers of America.

His interests outside the law include family, politics, travel and cricket.

Click on the links below to read more about Gary’s experience and expertise

Maddens abuse register draws nation wide response – Hundreds from across Australia have contacted Maddens to register their interest in a forthcoming royal commission into child sex abuse by institutions. 

(The Warrnambool Standard, Published 26 November 2012.)

Closure means longer wait for ambulances – Closure of the Colac region’s urgent care service could have legal implications

(The Colac Herald, Published 21 January 2013.)