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Catherine Davis

Fax +61.7.3233.0900

Ms. Davis is a lawyer in our Commercial Disputes team.

Ms. Davis practices in commercial litigation and dispute resolution. She has experience in construction disputes, public liability, professional and medical negligence, security agreements and contracts for the sale of real property and assets.

Ms. Davis primarily represents medical professionals in civil negligence claims, coronial inquiries, Medicare reviews and disciplinary proceedings before the Medical Board of Australia and the Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal.

Ms. Davis also acts for medical practitioners in relation to coronial inquests and Medicare reviews and investigations conducted by the Office of the Health Ombudsman, Medical Board of Australia and the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency.

Ms. Davis acts for various clients including health practitioners and professional indemnity organisations.

Professional Background

Ms. Davis has previously worked for a large Australian commercial law firm and a boutique legal costing firm in Brisbane.

  • Managing a caseload of civil compensation claims, disciplinary proceedings, coronial inquiries, and Medicare reviews.
  • Assisting an Australian medical professional indemnity organisation manage disciplinary complaints against health care professionals.
  • Assisting a major public liability insurer manage occupiers liability claims.
  • Assisting a major professional indemnity insurer manage claims made against accountants and engineers.
  • Assisting Australian banks in the release of security over real and personal property.
  • Assisting a large Queensland-based construction company in a complex dispute involving multiple interested parties.
  • Assisting a large Victorian-based construction company manage claims made under the Building and Construction Industry Payments Act 2004 (Qld) in a complex dispute involving numerous parties.
  • Assisting a large international mining company manage claims made under the Workers’ Compensation and Rehabilitation Act 2003 (Qld).