Sarah is a Partner in HWL Ebsworth’s Health and Workplace Relations Teams. She has over 15 years’ experience as a civil litigation lawyer, specifically in the areas of professional negligence (including medical negligence) and personal injury.
Sarah acts for medical and allied practitioners, general practice, specialist and dental clinics in both litigated and non-litigated claims. She also acts in professional disciplinary matters and has extensive experience in employment and industrial matters, including safety prosecutions.
Sarah works across a wide variety of industries and sectors including insurance, aged care, health and financial services. She regularly acts for insurers under professional indemnity and employment practices liability policies, including unfair dismissals, general protections/adverse action claims, discrimination claims and workplace safety matters.
Sarah has been recognised in Doyle’s Guide as a “recommended” Tasmanian lawyer in litigation and dispute resolution.
Sarah’s experience includes advising: