Sector: Child Care

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: 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 […]

Nov 13, 2018

INSIGHT: Georgina Odell

Georgina has more than 25 years’ experience as a corporate and commercial lawyer and acts for a wide range of business clients from pharmacists, education and care services, dentists, veterinary practitioners and gym and fitness businesses, to companies listed on the ASX and national peak body associations. Georgina handles the sale and acquisition of businesses […]

Oct 9, 2018

INSIGHT: Robert Minc

Robert has more than 20 years’ experience in insurance law and complementary areas, focusing primarily on property damage and associated recoveries, public and products liability and professional indemnity claims. His client experience is broad, including acting for Australia’s largest general insurers, Lloyds of London Syndicates, supermarkets, State Government, Universities, Mutuals, Councils, professionals, transport companies and […]

Oct 11, 2018

INSIGHT: Douglas Raftesath

Douglas is a highly experienced commercial litigation lawyer with over 25 years’ experience in assisting clients to resolve disputes. Prior to joining Meridian Lawyers, Douglas spent 13 years at Norton Rose Australia, including eight years as a partner. Douglas has acted in a number of high profile, large scale and complex multi-party disputes in the Federal […]

Oct 11, 2018

INSIGHT: Sharlene Wellard

Highly regarded employment practitioner, Sharlene Wellard, joined Meridian’s Workplace Relations, Employment and Safety team in July 2014. Sharlene has extensive experience providing strategic advice and advocacy in all areas of industrial law, employment, discrimination, workplace health and safety and managing workplace change. Clients say that Sharlene “is a pleasure to work with, she is highly […]

Nov 5, 2018

INSIGHT: Gabrielle Parra

With more than five years’ experience in the commercial and commercial litigation space, Gabrielle’s practice is characterised by her solutions-focused approach. Gabrielle has successfully managed the preparation of large scale, complex, multi-partied, document intensive class actions involving hundreds of group members and numerous experts in both the Supreme and Federal Courts. In this capacity, Gabrielle […]

Jan 2, 2019

INSIGHT: Alexis Pidcock

Alexis commenced her legal career practising primarily in all areas of insurance law and dispute resolution and continues to enjoy this area of practice. 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 […]

Nov 5, 2018

INSIGHT: Joseph Taylor

Joseph holds a Bachelor of Laws and a Bachelor of Arts, as well as a Graduate Diploma in Education (Secondary) and a Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice, Skills and Ethics. Since being admitted to practice in 2006, Joseph has worked exclusively in the field of insurance law – with experience conducting matters across all of […]

Nov 5, 2018

INSIGHT: Tighan Tosen

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 […]