- Senior Associate - Sydney
- +61 (0) 2 8315 2709
- +61 (0) 421 520 790
Wendy is a Senior Associate in the insurance team located in Carter Newell’s Sydney office.
Her expertise extends to managing complex litigation across Australia including New South Wales, Queensland, Victoria, Australian Capital Territory, Western Australia and Tasmania.
Wendy conducts litigated claims and subrogated recoveries including drafting pleadings, drafting indemnity and subrogated recovery advices, and assessing and managing cost estimates.
Wendy also possesses strong advocacy skills, and consistently delivers outstanding cost effective services to clients, appearing in the Supreme Court, District Court, Local Court of NSW and the Federal Circuit Court of Australia as well as the NSW Civil and Administrative Tribunal (an appeals panel of NCAT).
She is a skilful negotiator, having represented and assisted multiple clients in the preparation and conduct of settlement conferences autonomously.
Wendy actively contributes to the industry through Carter Newell newsletters and leading insurance publications. The co-authored article - A triumph for clear drafting Court of Appeal refuses to imply a reasonable care standard to an absolute compliance condition - was published in the Australian Construction Law Newsletter (Issue 182 September/October 2018).
She is a current member of the Australian Professional Indemnity Group (NSW Division).