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Nikki is a special counsel in our Insurance team in Sydney. She has over 12 years’ experience specialising in advising insurers and insureds in the areas of public liability and professional negligence claims.
Nikki advises on policy wording, indemnity, liability, potential damages, risk allocation and alternative dispute resolution. She is committed to providing commercial advice to clients and mitigating awards of damages.
Nikki has acted in cases involving disputes arising out of the approval of development applications, systems of work, contaminated land, slip/trips and falls on footpaths, in community centres and shopping centres, nuisance, road accidents, industrial accidents and accidents in playgrounds and skate parks. Nikki’s clients include local government insurance schemes, local governments, property managers, health services, real estate agents, the operators of coal mines and private businesses.
Nikki also regularly carries out risk assessments for local government in order to avoid/minimise any potential liability. She also regularly prepares and presents mock trials, hypotheticals and presentations at industry seminars and for clients.
Nikki is admitted to practice in New South Wales and the High Court of Australia. She represents her clients in all New South Wales jurisdictions and the High Court of Australia.