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Madelaine Swan

Madelaine Swan is a senior associate in the litigation and dispute resolution group in Sydney. She is a litigator and insurance lawyer with experience in commercial litigation, insurance defence work, coverage litigation and disciplinary prosecutions. 

Madelaine's experience includes acting in large professional indemnity claims, regulatory investigations and prosecutions against directors, claims arising out of corporate insolvency events and alleged market misconduct, and indemnity disputes. She has appeared in the Federal Court, the Court of Appeal, Supreme, District and Local Courts of New South Wales, including appearing in contentions motions and directions hearings.

In addition to commercial disputes, she previously maintained a significant coverage and monitoring practice with a focus on shareholder class actions and regulatory prosecutions predominantly against major financial institutions and mining companies.

  • Ron Shorter Finalist, Australian Insurance Law Association, 2019
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