Since 2008, Kate has practised in the ACT focusing on defending personal injury and public liability claims and has experience acting for large insurance clients which include QBE, Allianz, Zurich, Marsh Pty Ltd, Gallagher Australia and government clients including Comcare and Comcover.  Specifically, Kate’s expertise relates to defending common law and workers’ compensation claims, public liability and product liability claims, as well as motor vehicle claims.  Additionally, she has worked on complex insurance matters involving multiple defendants in excess of $1 million predominately in the ACT Supreme Court.

Kate frequently appears and instructs at hearings in the ACT Supreme and Magistrates Court, as well as ACT Civil and Administrative Tribunal and Federal Circuit Court, and has experience in litigating matters in the NSW jurisdiction.

Kate is an effective communicator who has considerable knowledge and understanding in the area of insurance litigation and who provides clients with precise and valuable advice.

Practice Focus

  • Personal injury
  • Public liability
  • Product liability
  • Insurance