Claudine Watson-Kyme - Special Counsel

Sydney

Contact details

T:
+61 2 9018 9927
E:
cwatson-kyme@meridianlawyers.com.au

Expertise

  • General Liability
  • Health Law (Litigation and Disciplinary)
  • Coronial Inquests

Claudine is a highly regarded insurance and health lawyer with more than 15 year experience defending professional indemnity, public and product liability claims.

She has substantial experience acting for medical practitioners, allied health practitioners, pharmacists, child care centres and veterinarians in the defence of claims for professional negligence, disciplinary proceedings, inquests and statutory bodies including the Health Care Complaints Commission and AHPRA.

Prior to joining Meridian Lawyers in April 2018, Claudine was Special Counsel at Hicksons Lawyers where she provided legal services to the New South Wales Ministry of Health (MOH) including day-to-day conduct of a high volume of litigated claims, coronial inquests, catastrophic claims, and multi-party litigation.

Claudine was recognised in the peer-review guide, Best Lawyers in Australia, as a leading lawyer in Medical Negligence in 2019.

Contact

  • Sydney

    Level 16, MLC Centre
    19 Martin Place
    Sydney, NSW 2000
    T:
    +61 2 9018 9999
    F:
    +61 2 9018 9900
  • Melbourne

    Level 12, 357 Collins Street
    Melbourne VIC 3000
    T:
    +61 3 9810 6777
    F:
    +61 3 9810 6770
  • Newcastle

    Level 6, 45 Watt Street
    Newcastle NSW 2300
    T:
    +61 2 4047 2600
    F:
    +61 2 4047 2699
  • Brisbane

    Level 8, 60 Edward Street
    Brisbane QLD 4000
    T:
    +61 7 3220 9333
    F:
    +61 7 3220 9399
  • Perth

    Level 3, 225 St Georges Terrace
    Perth WA 6000
    T:
    +61 8 6319 0470
    F:
    +61 8 6319 0499