Colin Biggers & Paisley announces new insurance special counsel

17 October 2016

Colin Biggers & Paisley announces new insurance special counsel

Colin Biggers & Paisley announces the appointment of insurance special counsel, Louise Edmonds.

Louise brings a wealth of experience conducting insurance claims and litigation, particularly in the areas of professional indemnity, directors' and officers' liability, and major construction project risk in Australia and internationally.

Patrick Monahan, head of Colin Biggers & Paisley's insurance team said: "Louise has a reputation as a leading insurance lawyer and her appointment will continue to strengthen our position as a leading legal practice in the insurance industry."

This is Colin Biggers & Paisley's latest senior appointment in its growing insurance team and follows the appointment of insurance partner David Giacomantonio in the legal practice's Brisbane office. Other recent Sydney appointments include partner Peter Bournas in the property and development team and partner Todd Neal in the planning and environment team.

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Colin Biggers & Paisley was founded over a century ago. Today we are a legal practice with over 60 partners and almost 400 staff. We are highly regarded for our expertise in construction, insurance, property, government, commercial litigation and dispute resolution, banking and finance, corporate and commercial, employment and safety, planning and environment, restructuring and insolvency, transport and logistics. We act for major corporations, financial institutions, insurance companies, government departments and individuals. We have both the capacity and the expertise to deliver on complex national and multinational projects.

Colin Biggers & Paisley is based in Brisbane, Melbourne and Sydney, with associated firms in Adelaide and Perth. Through our affiliation with ADVOC Asia, ADVOC International, ADVOC Europe and ADVOC Latin America, as well as our close association with Dubai law firm LutfiCBP, we are able to offer access to quality legal advice around the globe.

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