With over 15 years of experience in insurance litigation, Lana acts as defence counsel in complex litigated matters and regularly advises on coverage issues in professional indemnity, management liability and cyber insurance. Lana has acted for various professionals across a broad range of industries, including legal and medical professionals, accountants, engineers, builders, architects and strata management companies. Lana has a good track record of resolving disputes in a timely and cost-effective manner or litigating to successful outcomes where necessary.

Lana also has a particular interest in technology, cyber security and data privacy. She is a member of Colin Biggers & Paisley's cyber and incident response team. Lana works with clients to effectively mitigate and manage cyber risks and respond to cyber incidents. She has acted in a range of cyber matters advising on privacy, mandatory notification obligations and defending third party claims. 

Lana has recently completed a secondment to the financial lines claims team of a leading global insurer. This experience provided her with an invaluable insight into how insurers operate and has informed how she delivers service that best supports their objectives, including in the cyber space.

Lana is actively involved in the Australian Insurance Law Association (AILA) as a member of the NSW Main Committee and is the founder and chair of TecHub at AILA. TechHub explores and tackles the challenges and opportunities presented by digital and other technological transformations and raises awareness about the potential impact on the insurance industry by initiating and facilitating discussions and forums.

Lana was admitted to practice in the Supreme Court of NSW in 2009 and in the High Court of Australia in 2021. Lana was also admitted as a lawyer and barrister in Ukraine in 2002 and was awarded Specialist Accreditation in Personal Injury Law in November 2018.

Outside of Colin Biggers & Paisley, Lana plays chess and competes in the Bench & Bar v Solicitors annual chess tournaments. She also plays the piano, enjoys snowboarding and is fluent in Ukrainian and Russian.
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