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Erin Rooney

Associate

Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Laws (Honours)

  • Government
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Personal Injury and Compensation
  • Government Law
  • Prosecutions

Erin has experience in insurance litigation, government and personal injury law. Erin previously worked in-house managing complex sensitive litigation in respect of negligence claims across Australian jurisdictions and through this role, gained unique insight into the commercial and practical needs of clients.

Experience

  • Advising and litigating on behalf of the Secretary to the Department of Justice and Community Safety in respect of Supervision Order matters pursuant to the Serious Offenders Act 2018
  • Acting on behalf of government clients in court and tribunals in prosecutions and disciplinary hearings
  • Advising clients on statutory interpretation, administrative law, and natural justice requirements
  • Providing advice on Intentional Torts (including assault, battery) and negligence claims
  • Advising and acting on behalf of organisations in respect of Royal Commissions (including Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse, Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety)
  • Advising and acting on behalf of clients in respect of negligence and personal injury compensation claims
  • Instructing/Attending informal settlement negotiations, conferences and mediations
  • Providing insurance advice