Laura was admitted as a solicitor in 2012. She works closely with our Partners and senior lawyers in the firm's insurance and employment practices and her experience in the insurance space includes acting for both plaintiffs and defendants.
Laura's experience in employment law includes advising on restraints of trade, termination of employment, employee entitlements and conducting general protections, discrimination and unfair dismissal litigation.
Laura also has experience in the defence of workers compensation statutory and common law claims as well as public liability claims with a particular focus on contractors in workplace incidents and labour hire arrangements .
Preparing comprehensive advices on liability, quantum and evidence.
Analysing and reviewing complex medical records.
Gathering and assessing documentary and other evidence.
Drafting Court documents including Defences, Statements of Expert and Economic Evidence and Lists of Documents.
Attending conferences and other negotiations.
Preparing matters for trial and instructing Counsel at the Supreme and District Courts.