Meet Sarah van Kampen

Paralegal | Compensation Law

Sarah van Kampen

Compensation Law

Sarah is a paralegal within the Compensation Law Team. She assists our senior lawyers with client case load work in common law litigation claims.

With 14 years of industry experience, Sarah is well-equipped to assist in complex litigation and insurance disputes.


Experienced, practical, trusted.

With 14 years of industry experience, Sarah is well-equipped to assist in complex litigation and insurance disputes.
  • Compensation Law
  • Liaising with clients and external contacts:
    • professional healthcare and ancillary health providers;
    • opposing lawyers and barristers;
    • insurers;
    • employers;
    • statutory authorities, and
    • clerks of the court.
  • Arranging and diarising client medical appointments;
  • Obtaining third-party reports, releases of information and evidence;
  • File maintenance and management;
  • Preparation of draft court documents and briefs;
  • Drafting pre-court and court forms;
  • Maintaining and managing case files, and
  • Departmental administrative duties.

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Publications by Sarah

01 July 2019 Firm Updates

Receiving Positive Feedback from Clients

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“I believe from the start I got a very nice, confident feeling after talking to Trent; following that, Sarah was totally fantastic.  She was always very professional but a normal down-to-earth person to talk to. 

My experience that I was always kept up to date and that there was also care involved.  I was treated with respect and, whenever I had questions or concerns, Sarah was there.  Great job. Worth your weight in gold.”

Mrs H
Redlynch, QLD

“Communication was excellent. The staff was friendly – the office, reception and legal staff were all very welcoming on phone and in person. Trent and Sarah made me feel at ease during the whole process.”

Ms M
Freeling, SA

“We were kept well informed of the progress of the matter. We were kept well informed of the various legal processes that were happening and would be happening in the future.

We were given a realistic idea of the settlement amount. We felt that everything that could be done regarding our matter was done.

We really appreciate the tact and sensitivity which […] was dealt with.”

Mr B
Manly, QLD

“We have been in contact with various legal and support staff at Bennett & Philp for many years and everyone who has assisted us have been most helpful, very friendly and polite.

The barrister you arranged to assist us in our matter was very helpful and very supportive also. Thank you.”

Mr and Mrs S
Forest Lake, QLD

“From our first meeting, Mark clearly took me through the process which was realistic and managed my expectations well. The whole case went pretty much as described.

I was kept well informed of each stage of the case and I felt confident that you had my best interest at hand. All in all, a good result and I’m happy with the services received.”

Mr F
Brighton, QLD

“Thoroughness, conciseness, competency, good at explaining the case, the law and the process. Human kindness.”

Mr W-M
Beaudesert, QLD

“Always very helpful. Ensured the process was as stress-free as possible. Contact was always maintained throughout the process and I was always kept informed every step throughout.

Everything was explained so that I could understand what was going on. Very professional and I always felt I was treated with respect. Thank you!”

Mr T
North Ipswich, QLD

“Information, updates and legal advice with sound, practical explanation of process. Very satisfied and would recommend Bennett & Philp to anyone for legal advice.”

Mr T
Camp Hill, QLD

“I commend you all for your excellent work and appreciate it more than you will ever know. The job you all do is fantastic! I felt all of the actions taken, on my behalf, were extremely well done and this knowledge gave me a great deal of comfort during the whole process. I knew my claim was in trustworthy hands.”


“You supported me throughout my long, lengthy claim. You were always honest. You were also very polite and welcoming to not only me, but my Mum as well. And we had a success.”

Ms C
Yamanto, QLD

“You got back to me and kept me informed. I like the way you got outside help when needed. You worked with me at all times and you got the best outcome. All staff were nice and respectful always.”

Ms W
Sunnybank Hills, QLD

“Great, timely communication. Always felt well informed and in the loop.”

Ms W
MacKenzie, QLD