Stephen White

Stephen White

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Stephen is a partner in Carter Newell's insurance group.

Stephen practices across a broad range of insurance and commercial disputes. He acts exclusively for insurers and corporate clients and manages claims in a number of policy classes including general liability, product liability, professional indemnity, disability, TPD and personal lines.

Stephen advises clients on claim management strategies, policy interpretation, policy drafting, product development and the operation of the Insurance Contracts Act. He has over 15 years experience in litigation dealing with insurance claims and policy interpretation disputes involving disclosure issues, misrepresentation and fraud.

Stephen is a member of the Editorial Panel and regular contributor for the LexisNexis Australian Product Liability Reporter and a committee member for the annual ANZIIF Industry Insights Seminar.

Practice Areas


  • The Best Lawyers in Australia 2019 and 2018 - Insurance Law; Personal Injury Litigation; Product Liability Litigation
  • Leading Queensland Public & Product Liability Lawyer (Defendant) in Doyle's Guide 2017
  • Leading Queensland Public Liability Lawyer (Defendant) in Doyle's Guide 2016
  • The Best Lawyers in Australia 2017 - Insurance Law


Publications, Professional Guides and Presentations

Professional Guides and other documents