Lorraine Madden
Special Counsel

Lorraine Madden
Special Counsel

Lorraine Madden is experienced in commercial and contract litigation, property disputes and professional negligence and has defended prosecutions and disciplinary proceedings in relation to both health and safety, medical and planning matters.  Lorraine is a member of the special counsel in Lavan’s Litigation and Dispute Resolution team.

Lorraine has extensive experience in drafting wills and deals with contentious and non-contentious probate and estate matters in the Probate Registry of the Supreme Court of Western Australia.

Lorraine has extensive experience in insurance litigation and has acted successfully for both large corporations and individuals in a diverse range of professions including law, medicine, insurance, accounting, engineering, and construction.

She is well placed to advise clients on insurance policy issues and regularly appears at hearings in the Supreme, Federal, District and Magistrates Courts.

Lorraine also deals with applications for appointment of Administrators and Guardians in the State Administrative Tribunal.

Lorraine joined Lavan in January 2014 from Karp Steedman Ross-Adjie in Perth.  Prior to this she practised in Sydney at Henry Davis York, in Perth at Minter Ellison and Mallesons Stephen Jaques and DLA Piper in the UK.

CONTACT
Direct  +61 8 9288 6894
Fax  +61 8 9288 6001
lorraine.madden@lavan.com.au

PRACTICE TEAMS
Corporate Disputes
Cyber and Data Protection
Intellectual Property and Technology
Litigation and Dispute Resolution
Private Clients
Wills and Estates

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

Commercial and corporate litigation
Insurance litigation
Corporations law and related matters
Estate disputes
Consumer law and trade practices
Will drafting


EDUCATION

Bachelor of Laws
University College Cardiff, Wales (1986)

College of Law
Lancaster Gate, London (1988)


ADMISSIONS

High Court of Australia (2010)

Supreme Court of Western Australia (2001)

Supreme Court of New South Wales (1997)

Supreme Court of England and Wales (1991)


MEMBERSHIPS

Law Society of Western Australia

Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners


PUBLICATIONS
21 March 2019
21 February 2019
14 February 2019
30 November 2018
How can I help you?
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