Alexis commenced her legal career practising primarily in all areas of insurance law and dispute resolution. Her practice today is focused on resolving indemnity, liability and quantum issues, developing settlement strategies, and managing dual insurance issues and recovery claims.
Joining Meridian Lawyers in 2018, having previously worked for other leading Queensland and National insurance law practices, Alexis has gained valuable experience acting for self-insureds, large corporations, local and international insurers and underwriters, and claims managers.
Alexis has represented clients from a broad range of industries including construction, mining, transport, retail, local governments, and health sectors. She has also spent time working in-house for a large Australian insurer managing a broad portfolio of liability claims and associated recovery actions across all Australian jurisdictions, including historical child sexual abuse claims in the not-for-profit, educational and faith based sectors. Alexis’ diverse range of experience has helped shape her ability to identify, understand and respond to the particular needs and drivers of different clients.
Alexis has a particular interest in complex claims such as multi-party disputes, workplace accidents, contractual disputes – particularly those involving contractual indemnities, obligations to insure and dual insurance issues, as well as advising clients in policy construction and interpretation issues.
Alexis also represents the interests of Health clients in responding to medical negligence claims as well as investigations, complaints and disciplinary action.