Breannon has significant experience in the general liability sector and is responsible for the management of personal injury, public liability and property damage claims. She also works in the accident and health sector, defending medical malpractice claims on behalf of allied health practitioners.
Breannon has experience defending claims on behalf of insurers, corporations and government agencies, on instruction from both local and international Underwriters. She has defended matters (including catastrophic claims) in both the District Court and Supreme Court of New South Wales, on behalf of commercial and local government entities utilising the statutory defences of the Civil Liability Act. Breannon has also worked on instruction from injured members of the public, self-insureds and uninsured persons and entities.
Concurrently, Breannon works closely with allied health professionals to respond to and defend allegations of medical malpractice and assists in achieving compliance with regulatory investigations (including the preparation of detailed written responses to the investigating regulatory body, such as the HCCC and AHPRA). Breannon also has expertise in clinical trial/s and claims arising from same (including claims for compensation advanced by patients who develop significant adverse events as a consequence of participation in the clinical trial/s).
Breannon also acts in commercial matters involving property damage and recovery claims.
Breannon focuses on achieving the best possible outcome for clients through the thorough preparation of matters. She is committed to providing all clients with strategic advice, focussed on early, commercial resolution of claims (where appropriate) and outcomes that are suitable to both the insurer and the insured client.
Breannon is a member of the Australian Insurance Law Association and is an active participant in industry events and seminars. She was a Finalist for the “Insurance” and “Health” categories of the 2021 Lawyers Weekly ’30 Under 30’ awards.
Insurance & Reinsurance