Position: Principal

Oct 4, 2018

INSIGHT: Paul Baker

Paul is the Managing Director and founder of Meridian Lawyers. With more than 30 years’ experience as an insurance and commercial lawyer, Paul is renowned for his legal acumen, strategic insights and legal industry knowledge. Since founding Meridian in 2004, Paul has led the growth of the firm from 14 employees to its five offices […]

Oct 9, 2018

INSIGHT: Scott Ames

Scott practises as an insurance and litigation lawyer and was admitted to the Supreme Court of Victoria in 2002. He joined Meridian Lawyers in late 2010, relocating to open the firm’s Brisbane office in October 2012. Throughout his career Scott has accumulated a wealth of experience in health and public and product liability claims in […]

Oct 9, 2018

INSIGHT: Mark Birbeck

Mark is an insurance specialist with over 25 years’ experience gained in the UK and Australia. He joined Meridian Lawyers in January 2018, opening up the firms Perth office. He practices almost exclusively in insurance matters, in particular, in the areas of professional indemnity, public and products liability, medical negligence and property. His private practice […]

Oct 9, 2018

INSIGHT: Nevena Brown

With more than 25 years’ experience as an insurance lawyer, Nevena brings a common sense confidence to her work. Her liability claims experience is enhanced from her having worked as a senior solicitor at NZI/CGU Insurance Ltd for five years. Throughout her career, Nevena has advised GIO General Ltd, Vero Insurance, NZI/CGU Insurance Ltd, QBE […]

Oct 9, 2018

INSIGHT: Dennis Cronin

With more than 30 years insurance law experience and significant case outcomes, Dennis is well-regarded as an insurance law expert in Australia and the United Kingdom. Dennis provides first-class technical legal advice and is extremely proactive in the commercial resolution of matters, ensuring his clients’ interests remain paramount. He specialises in professional indemnity and general […]

Oct 11, 2018

INSIGHT: Robert Crittenden

Robert practises in insurance law and litigation, with a focus on professional indemnity and product liability insurance. He joined Meridian Lawyers in November 2014, bringing a wealth of experience in insurance law, having acted in many high profile insurance cases. He acts for overseas underwriters, particularly Lloyd’s Syndicates and others in the London insurance market. […]

Nov 19, 2018

INSIGHT: Daniel Davison

Daniel is highly regarded for his insurance litigation expertise, specifically in relation to medical negligence, health law, public liability and professional indemnity claims. Daniel and his health team are one of the most specialised in Queensland, regularly defending major catastrophic medical liability claims for healthcare practitioners and medical facilities such as obstetric claims, neurosurgical incidents, and […]

Oct 10, 2018

INSIGHT: Kellie Dell’Oro

Kellie draws on more than 20 years of experience devoted exclusively to insurance and health law. Throughout her career Kellie has acted for the Victorian insurer of public hospitals, many private hospitals (both directly and through insurers such as MarketForm), pathology companies and medical and allied health practitioners (through insurers such as MIPS, Avant and […]

Oct 10, 2018

INSIGHT: Dominique Egan

Dominique is recognised as a leading lawyer in the area of Health and Aged Care Law. She draws on 17 years of experience dedicated to acting for medical and aged care associations, medical defence organisations and insurers, health practitioners, allied health practitioners, as well as health and aged care facilities. As a specialist in health law, […]

Oct 9, 2018

INSIGHT: Penny Evans

Penny’s practice is characterised by her pragmatic approach and her significant level of experience across the property law landscape. Penny has expertise in the preparation and negotiation of specialist lease documentation for owners and tenants of major industrial and warehouse estates in greater Sydney and commercial office buildings in the Sydney CBD and metropolitan area. She […]

Oct 11, 2018

INSIGHT: Mark Fitzgerald

More than 20 years’ experience as a commercial and corporate lawyer in Perth and Melbourne has shaped Mark’s pragmatic and solutions-driven approach to practice. Since establishing the firm’s Melbourne office in 2006, Mark has advised clients on major technology projects, innovative and greenfield business models, acquisitions, divestments and commercial partnerships and relationships. Mark’s background also […]

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