Sarah Tuhtan

Sarah Tuhtan

Senior Associate
+61 (0) 7 3000 8393
+61 (0) 416 149 688

Sarah is a Senior Associate in Carter Newell’s Property & Injury Insurance team.  She has nearly a decade of experience in public liability claims (both in personal injuries and property damage), product liability and worker’s compensation claims.

Sarah‘s experience as a defendant insurance lawyer includes advising Australian and international insurers, claims agents, corporate clients, educational institutions and local authorities on evidence, jurisdictional issues, applicable statutory regimes, liability, quantum and the strategic management of claims. She also provides advice on indemnity and policy response.

Sarah holds a particular interest in the defence and management of multi-party construction claims and advising insurers and claims managers on the interplay of contractual and dual insurance issues.

Sarah takes a practical approach to the management and resolution of claims through informal settlement negotiations, compulsory conferences and mediations.

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