Elected to the Bar: 2018
Liability limited by a Scheme approved under Professional Standards Legislation
Carolyn primarily practises in the area of commercial litigation.
She has significant experience in insurance law, having acted on a wide variety of professional indemnity claims and on other insurance litigation.
Carolyn is a respected advocate and has appeared as trial counsel and appeal counsel in the District and Supreme Courts and as junior counsel on numerous civil and criminal trials.
Before being elected to the Bar, she worked as a Senior Associate with Jackson McDonald and MDS Legal and as a State Prosecutor with the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions.
She maintains a criminal law practice and has experience in regulatory work, having acted on Legal Profession Act 2008 disciplinary proceedings, ASIC investigations and Real Estate Institute of WA matters.
Date of admission: 2006
Qualifications: LLB (UWA)
Areas of practice
- Common Law and Personal Injury
- Commonwealth offences
- Regulatory offences
- State offences
- Public and Administrative