Lisa Quilty

Special Counsel

Canberra, Australia

Lisa is a Special Counsel in the KWM Canberra office, specialising in litigation and dispute resolution. Lisa has 17 years' experience providing strategic advice on a broad range of business-critical and legal issues to both Government and private clients. Lisa regularly provides advice with respect to issues arising in tort and contract, public and product liability, insurance, workers compensation, medical negligence, professional indemnity, recoveries and consumer law. 

Lisa routinely acts for the Commonwealth and a number of large multinational corporations and insurers in the courts and tribunals throughout each jurisdiction in Australia, which highlights her varied cross-jurisdiction practice. This includes the conduct of litigation and ADR processes, as well as providing risk management and strategic advice. Lisa takes a practical and sensitive approach when delivering her advice and claim strategies, placing a strong emphasis on achieving outcomes that are efficient and cost-effective, and that accord with any commercial constraints or other sensitivities.