Ms. Williams is a commercial litigator involved in the formal and informal resolution of disputes in a variety of industries including insurance, finance, property, energy and resources, and environmental consulting.
Ms. Williams acts for LawCover the compulsory professional indemnity insurer for lawyers in New South Wales, Australia. She also acts for a range of corporate clients including energy and resources companies, directors, accountants, property developers, and environmental consultants.
Ms. Williams also provides advice about insurance coverage to range of corporate clients seeking to maximize recoveries on disputed insurance claims, if possible without recourse to litigation or arbitration. She also advises policyholders on insurance strategies and on the legal implications of policy wordings.
Ms. Williams focusses on providing strategic advice to facilitate the resolution of disputes in a timely and commercial manner.
She has considerable experience in, and knowledge of, appropriate dispute resolution options, including mediation, facilitated negotiation and court ordered conciliation.
Prior to joining K&L Gates, Ms. Williams worked in the insurance team at a national Australian law firm based in Sydney, from there she moved to join the commercial litigation team of a large global litigation firm in London.