Louise Thompson Special Counsel

Louise Thompson is a special counsel in the dispute resolution team.

Louise's practice is focused on professional indemnity claims against barristers and solicitors relating to a wide variety of transactions. She provides advice on indemnity and liability issues and has the general conduct of litigation relating to claims.

Louise also has a strong interest in insolvency law and has practised in this area for over 12 years, acting for a wide range of insolvency practitioners. Her involvement has ranged from generally assisting practitioners in their appointment to pursuing insolvent trading claims and preferential payment recoveries. She has also participated in high profile insolvency litigation.

In the 2019 edition of The Best Lawyers in Australia, Catherine is listed as a leading Insolvency and Reorganization lawyer. 

Louise was admitted as a solicitor in 1990. She joined Colin Biggers & Paisley in 2012.