Lisa Powell, Partner
Lisa is an accredited specialist with over 20 years’ experience and particular expertise in the area of Medical Litigation and Professional Negligence Claims.
She leads our dedicated private client team. She has a reputation as a skilled litigator who understands client needs and concerns and strives to maximize outcomes.
Lisa’s major claims and complex litigation experience is unrivalled. It is testament to her reputation that many of her clients are referrals from barristers, other members of the legal profession, and from satisfied clients.
Lisa is an Accredited Specialist in Personal Injury litigation with extensive experience in all areas.
Lisa was listed in Doyles Guide in 2015 as one of the leading Sydney plaintiff-focused Medical Negligence Lawyers, as identified by New South Wales’ defendant insurance solicitors for her expertise and abilities in this area. Lisa was further recognised for her work in the field in 2016 and 2017, featuring on the list yet again.
Specialist Accreditation is a structured peer to peer assessment process enabling legal practitioners to be recognised for their expertise. To be accredited specialists must pass a series of meticulous assessments on both legal knowledge and its application in practice. To retain their accreditation specialists must undertake significant additional professional development in their area of expertise each year.
Lisa's Areas of Practice:
- Intentional Torts
- Occupiers’ liability
- Medical law and claims
- Product Liability
- Motor Vehicle law
- Professional Negligence
- Dip. Law (SAB)
- Accredited Specialist Personal Injury Law (2000)