Jennifer Hillier

Jennifer is briefed in a wide range of matters, including in the areas of medical negligence, professional indemnity, professional disciplinary (legal, medical and health practitioners), insurance (including coverage advice), common Law/personal injury, consumer law, class actions, commercial, equity, and equestrian, racing and bloodstock.

She commenced her legal career in London, UK in 2007. In 2009, and after completing her 2-year training contract with a global law firm, she qualified as a solicitor in England & Wales. In 2012, she was admitted as an Australian lawyer and practised as a solicitor until being called to the NSW Bar in 2017.

As a trainee solicitor and then solicitor, she acted for insurers (and insureds) in the areas of medical negligence, coronial inquests, and inquiries (including matters for the NHS Litigation Authority whilst practising in London), professional indemnity (solicitors, accountants, architects, engineers, surveyors, and veterinary surgeons), equestrian and bloodstock, and product liability including recalls. Additionally, she provided coverage advice to insurers and re-insurers and acted as coverage counsel. Jennifer also completed several secondments with insurers in both London and Sydney including working within corporate insurance teams, claims teams, and with underwriters of a Lloyd’s syndicate.

Specialist Areas

Appellate

Commercial

Commissions and Inquiries

Equity

Industrial Prosecutions

Insurance

Intentional Torts

Personal Injury

Professional Discipline

Professional Liability

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2017

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