Duddy Shopov Lawyers

Duddy Shopov is a small, ‘boutique’ law firm practicing from offices in the heart of the legal precinct in Victoria Square. Duddy Shopov currently comprises 5 solicitors and 5 support staff.

Since we were established in 1999, we have developed an extensive practice in workers compensation, employment, insurance, liability, safety and equal opportunity law. We specialise in representing employers in workers compensation and employment matters, and have been recognised by Doyle’s Guide as a leading Workers Compensation Law Firm (Defendant) for the past 7 years, including as a First Tier firm in 2016, 2017, 2019, 2020 and 2021.

We pride ourselves on the quality of our relationships with both clients and other practitioners in our areas of practice, enabling us to deliver clear advice to our clients and to resolve disputes effectively.

Workers Compensation

The solicitors at Duddy Shopov specialise in the interpretation and application of the Return to Work Act 2014 and associated regulations, acting to help protect your interests and resolve disputes.


The solicitors at Duddy Shopov have extensive experience acting for workers and employers in employment matters, including in helping clients understand their rights and obligations under the Fair Work Act 2009 and assisting in the drafting and interpretation of employment documents such as contracts and policies.

Who We Are

Established in 1999, Duddy Shopov presently comprises six solicitors and five support staff and operates from premises within the heart of the legal precinct in Victoria Square.

We pride ourselves on our South Australian focus. We act for insurers in the liability area based in South Australia and have specific expertise in employment law and the interpretation and application of South Australian law. This complements our focus on the application and interpretation of the Return to Work Act 2014. We travel throughout South Australia to provide legal advice to a range of clients and we also offer our services to conduct seminars and training sessions.

The Partners of Duddy Shopov have been practicing as solicitors for more than 30 years, predominantly for insurers, claims agents and statutory corporations. We have a close relationship with our clients and have proven our viability and stability by maintaining and enhancing our profile in Adelaide. We have been able to substantially increase our client base by offering prompt and cost effective legal advice.

Workers Compensation