Daniela has worked exclusively in insurance litigation since being admitted in 2006, in both NSW and SA. Holding an additional degree in Health Science, she has a particular focus on injury liability, professional indemnity and medical negligence claims, having represented solicitors, financial professionals, private hospitals and radiology clinics, health care professionals and aged care facilities. She also has considerable experience dealing with public and product liability matters.
Daniela worked in-house with two large insurer clients, gaining valuable industry and commercial experience which she now applies to her practice. She has had the day to day conduct of multiple types of matters, ranging from high volume ‘slip and fall’ cases to complex medical negligence cases, including coroner’s inquests and investigations.
Daniela is noted for her ability to manage with key stakeholder relationships, even in cases where they may be in conflict. She is respected by her clients and peers for being proactive and providing clear, concise and commercial advice.
Presentation – The blame game: liability claims in NSW and Victoria – 2019
Presentation to insurers on Personal injury and the Civil Liability Act 2002 (NSW) – 2018