Ms. Milton's focus is medical malpractice, general liability and public liability work. She has acted for public hospitals in hundreds of medical negligence claims in the Australian Courts including major obstetric and psychiatric claims.
She also has a particular focus on the defence of hospitals at coronial inquests.
Ms. Milton has acted for public hospitals and regional general practitioners in defence of complaints to the Health Services Commissioner and the Medical Practitioners Board of Victoria.
Ms. Milton sensitively handles Freedom of Information requests and acts for defendants in WorkCover recovery actions. She is an active participant in the firm’s pro bono program.
Collaboration in resolving matters is a fundamental part of Ms. Milton's work. She seeks to ensure that her clients are comfortable, well-informed and in a position to make good decisions. She provides strategic, authoritative legal advice in a commercial context and seeks to help her clients understand their risks and minimize exposure to future claims. She seeks to build capability and add lasting value through her work.