Sarah is part of our national Dispute Resolution Team, specialising in insurance law. She advises insurers on a number of areas, including material damage, liability, and health and life claims, indemnity issues, and recovery actions.
Sarah has a particular focus on defending professional indemnity claims and disciplinary actions, including against real estate agents, brokers, solicitors, barristers, and building surveyors. She is known for her ability to identify the real issues in dispute, and for her attention to detail without losing sight of the big picture.
Working regularly with quantity surveyors, builders, surveyors and engineers to provide evidence to support insurance claims, Sarah has significant experience with briefing expert witnesses for court hearings and mediations.
Sarah has appeared in the District Court, High Court and as junior counsel in the Supreme Court, and also has experience with alternative dispute resolution, including judicial settlement conferences and mediations.
In addition to insurance law, Sarah has a keen interest in legal and medico-legal ethics.
"Working as part of a great team and interacting with clients to provide practical legal advice that will achieve the best possible outcome."