Jessica is a Special Counsel in the Melbourne Dispute Resolution & Litigation team.
Jessica has acted for large corporations in multi-party disputes and for smaller companies, businesses and individuals. Jessica brings a wealth of legal experience gained from working in private practice at a top tier national law firm, international experience working as a lawyer in a London based litigation firm, and in-house as a lawyer for a global insurer and private investment company.
Jessica is experienced in the following areas:
Jessica seeks to achieve a commercial resolution for clients, resorting to litigation only after alternative modes of dispute resolution such as negotiation and mediation are exhausted. However, Jessica is very experienced in pursuing client claims in formal litigation in the County, Supreme and Federal Courts should the need arise.
28 June 2021 - Knowledge
#Dispute Resolution & Litigation, #COVID-19
The High Court’s decision on Friday has denied insurers’ appeal in Australia’s first business interruption test case. How will this affect businesses claiming COVID-related losses through their business interruption cover?
13 Dec 22
In this seminar we will discuss: compensation under the Native Title Act 1993, valid vs invalid acts and the Timber Creek decision.