Nick has practised in commercial litigation for more than 25 years.
He spent the first 7 years of his legal career as a solicitor employed by Allens in Sydney. In 1998, he came to the NSW bar. He was appointed senior counsel in 2012.
Nick appears in a wide range of matters with a focus on commercial, corporations, building and construction and equity litigation.
Nick is a clear, quick and strategic thinker, and easy to work with. He is skilled at identifying the critical issues in complex disputes, and presenting his clients’ arguments persuasively and with clarity.
Campbell Bridge SC was admitted to the NSW Bar in July 1977 and appointed Senior Counsel in 1998. His practice has predominately involved complex professional negligence, commercial, product liability, public liability and professional indemnity cases both as counsel and as a mediator. He has acted in numerous major inquests and as Counsel Assisting in a Royal Commission.
Over the past few years, he has acted as a mediator in several hundred major disputes in Australia, Singapore and Indonesia principally in areas of medical and professional indemnity, insurance, mining, commercial law and construction law.
He is an Accredited Mediator in Australia and is a guest international mediator of PMN (Indonesian Mediation Centre). He is on the arbitration panels of KLRCA (Malaysia), ACICA (Australia) and BANI (Indonesia). He is the only non-Indonesian accredited as both an Arbitrator and Mediator in Indonesia.
He presents frequently at international conferences on negotiation, culture and mediation of commercial and professional liability disputes in Australia and Asia.
Campbell has a particular interest in Asia and Asian culture. He has had numerous articles and photographs concerning Asian culture, history and traditions published in cultural magazines such as Asian Geographic (Singapore).