Meet our Team

Meet our team of exceptional compensation lawyers.

John Vandeleur


John has practised in the area of compensation law for over 25 years. He has extensive experience across all types of claim, and represents clients throughout Queensland, interstate, and overseas.

John Vandeleur from vbr Lawyers


John is accredited by the Queensland Law Society as a specialist in his chosen field – an accreditation he has maintained since 2003. John’s skills and experience have been recognised in the prestigious Doyle’s Guide.

John has successfully run court trials and applications, and he has successfully negotiated many substantial and complex cases.

From the smallest case to the very largest, all of John’s clients are cared for with the utmost professionalism, care and concern, and determination to achieve the best possible result as quickly and as cost effectively as possible.

Client References

“Thank you doesn’t even come close to the way I wish to repay you for all you’ve done for me and my family.”

“We take this opportunity to thank you for all that you have done for us – we cannot thank you enough.”

“I want to thank John Vandeleur for helping me with my claim, he changed my “Walk in the Dark” to a “Walk in the Park” because for anyone it is an anxious journey.
John has a good handshake, direct eye contact……..and a man of his WORD!”

“Paul was very happy with the outcome, and your personal kindnesses to him through this time have been most appreciated by his daughters as well as myself. Your work in this area is much valued, especially as you are so personally committed and understanding of the background of his and other’s cases.”

“Thank you for all your efforts and compassion during the past few months.”

“I do appreciate the excellent service carried out by you on my behalf.”

“Both Ruth and I greatly appreciated the efficient attention to our compensation claim. It certainly was devoid of the trauma we had anticipated.”

Contact John

For an obligation free discussion about your rights contact John on 07 3379 2513 or 0426 712 814 or


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