Jamie has worked as an insurance litigation lawyer since 2003. His current practice includes defending public and products liability claims, professional indemnity claims and indemnity disputes. Jamie has also acted in the defence of catastrophic personal injury claims, compensation to relatives and nervous shock claims, WorkCover prosecutions and employment practice disputes.
Jamie has acted in the defence of claims in SA, NSW, Victoria, QLD, WA, the ACT and overseas. He has a particular interest and is experienced in providing coverage advice and defending indemnity disputes.
Jamie has worked for a mutual liability riskpool created by New Zealand local authorities and for a specialist underwriting agency in the United Kingdom. Prior to joining Gilchrist Connell, Jamie was a solicitor at a specialist insurance practice in Sydney.
Articles and Presentations
Presentation to insurers – Contractual indemnities, proportionate liability and assumed liability clauses August 2019
Presentation to insurers – Procedure in liability claims in Vic and SA June 2019
Presentation to insurers – Civil Liability and Wrongs Act 101 – an overview and comparison February 2019