Renée is an expert in accident compensation law. Renée began her legal career in 1992 and having been admitted in 1994 she brings almost 25 years legal experience to Kare Lawyers.
Renée’s expertise has been gained in the senior roles she has held over many years. These roles have included being a Partner at a national law firm where she was responsible for the Workers Compensation/Workplace Relation practice.
Renée has worked at WorkCover Queensland as in-house Principal Lawyer in the insurer’s litigation team. Most recently Renée has held the position of Special Counsel at a specialist insurance law firm.
Over her years in the profession Renée has represented the interests of injured claimants, corporate clients and numerous insurers, including international insurers, CTP and public liability insurers, self insurers and WorkCover Queensland. As such Renée approaches claim management from a very unique perspective in that she has a clear understanding of how insurers manage their claims and she knows intuitively how to manage her client’s claims to maximise the compensation received.
Renée has litigated many complex claims in all jurisdictions. However she is an experienced negotiator who understands the best outcomes for her clients are achieved outside the courtroom. Renée forges strong working relationships with her clients and her longstanding and professional relationships with insurance industry stakeholders means she is able to deliver exceptional service.