Olivia O'Brien is a lawyer in our complex litigation and dispute resolution team in our Sydney office. She assists clients by providing advice on a range of matters including general commercial litigation, contractual disputes and directors' duties. Olivia also has experience in civil and criminal prosecutions, regulatory matters and insolvency.
Olivia has civil and criminal litigation experience across all major court jurisdictions and tribunals. Ms. O'Brien has appeared as an advocate in the Federal Court of Australia and Federal Circuit Court of Australia in Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Brisbane and Canberra and also appears in State Courts at Directions Hearings.
Olivia has experience in all aspects of matters including briefing and instructing counsel in examination hearings and complex trials in the Supreme Court of NSW, drafting submissions, pleadings and interlocutory proceedings, general case management and the preparation of expert and witness evidence.
Prior to joining the firm, Olivia was a lawyer at a national independent law firm, advising clients in the commercial litigation and dispute resolution practice area. She was also a graduate lawyer at the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions, NSW.
- Member of the Law Society of New South Wales