Jacqueline has many years of litigation experience providing technical and commercial advice to a variety of insurers, corporate entities, public authorities and insureds on all claim related issues.
Jacqueline is a specialist in the management and defence of complex, media sensitive and high quantum general liability, professional indemntiy, medical malpractice and fraud claims. She also has expertise in providing detailed coverage and indemnity advice as well as navigating multi-insurer arrangements, complex contractual and indemnity obligations between parties.
Jacqueline is a confident advocate and has extensive experience representing clients at multi-party mediations and settlement conferences. She is also skilled in negotiating commercial resolution of claims and costs recovery, including analysis of assets and liabilities and creation of instalment payment plans.
Jacqueline is an accomplished public speaker and has presented to clients and industry bodies on a variety of legal and insurance related issues including the Insurance Contracts Act and the Civil Liability Act, Risk Management, Product Recall Claims and Trends, “Mining” Social Media for Claims Investigating and various Privacy legislation.
Jacqueline has also undertaken pro bono work including at the Homeless Persons Legal Shelter and Bourke Street Public School. She was also a longstanding committee member of the Property and Liability Discussion Group.
Key Industry Sectors
Health and allied health
Dispute resolution and litigation
Health professional disciplinary matters
Indemnity and coverage
Bachelors of Laws (Honours) & Bachelor of Media, Macquarie University (2003)
Admitted as a solicitor to the High Court of Australia, Federal Court of Australia and the Supreme Court of New South Wales.