Zara Officer

Special Counsel | Sydney Office
+61 2 9390 8427 | +61 418 408 113

Zara has practised insurance law and litigation for over 20 years with experience in a broad range of insurance practice areas including injury liability, property and commercial claims, marine insurance and defamation.

Zara regularly advises insurers, self insurers and government entities on relevant statutory regulation in public sector litigation and liability. Her current focus is in professional indemnity, medical negligence and disciplinary proceedings, including matters involving discrimination and defamation. 

[fa icon="chevron-down"] Approach

Zara is proactive and approachable. In contested matters she is a tactical litigator with a strong commercial approach. Zara quickly identifies matters which need early resolution and employs a range of alternative dispute resolution techniques to this end.

[fa icon="chevron-down"] Area of Practise
Health, Medical Indemnity and Disciplinary; Professional Indemnity; Public and Product Liability; General Insurance, ISR, Indemnity and Fraud.
[fa icon="chevron-down"] Professional Memberships
Australian Insurance Law Association (AILA), Women’s Lawyer’s Association; Women in Insurance; Medico-Legal Society of NSW; Law Society of NSW.