Since being called to the Bar Sophie has maintained a broad commercial dispute resolution practice, with a particular focus on banking & insolvency, building & construction, competition, insurance and property disputes.
Sophie acts as junior counsel in large-scale litigation at both trial and appellate level, straddling a wide range of industries, most notably the construction and infrastructure, insurance, property and shipping sectors. In addition, she appears as sole counsel in all State Courts and the Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal (QCAT) and also has experience in Commissions of Inquiry.
Sophie’s experience extends to working as part of large multi-disciplinary teams of lawyers and experts. Before being called to the Bar, Sophie worked as an Associate in the commercial litigation group of Norton Rose Fulbright, acting for both national and international clients on a range of complex disputes.
Sophie served as associate to the Honourable Justice Patrick Keane in the High Court of Australia in 2016-2017.
|Areas of expertise|
|equity and trusts|
|LLB (Hons)- Queensland University of Technology|
|Sophie was called to the Bar in 2019|
Sophie was employed as a solicitor at Norton Rose Fulbright before coming to the Bar.
She practices from Level Twenty Seven Chambers in Brisbane, Queensland.
Tel: (07) 3008 3962
Clerk: Daniel Perry, Tamara McCombe