The focus of Tighan’s practice is to deliver pragmatic, high quality and cost-effective solutions for her clients. With over 10 years of experience, Tighan has an in-depth understanding of the insurance and health law space.
Tighan has represented a variety of health care professionals in civil proceedings, coronial investigations and inquests, Medicare audits, private health fund audits, and disciplinary investigations and proceedings. Tighan holds a Masters of Health Law from University of Sydney. Her knowledge and experience of health law enables her to provide timely, comprehensive and practical advice to a range of health care professionals including paramedics, dentists and medical practitioners, as well as professional indemnity insurers and Medical Defence Organisations, in relation to medical negligence litigation, medical indemnity policy coverage, and compliance and reporting obligations under the Health Practitioner Regulation National Law.
Tighan also acts for child care operators in civil proceedings and in relation to investigations and prosecutions under the Education and Care Services National Law.