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Jacqueline Grace

Senior Associate


About Jacqueline

Jacqueline has experience in claims arising from personal injury and dust diseases litigation. Prior to joining W+K in 2010 Jacqueline worked at a general law firm in the dispute resolution team for over three years, first as a clerk, then as a graduate lawyer and solicitor. She was promoted to Senior Associate in January 2013.

Areas of Expertise

  • Personal Injury
  • Accident & Health
  • Dust Diseases Litigation

 


Jacqueline's Experience

  • Acting on behalf of head contractors in claims for personal injuries sustained by employees of specialist sub-contractors on major building projects.
  • Acting on behalf of an occupier in a claim for personal injuries sustained by an employee of a labour hire sub-contractor during the course of undertaking a large mining operation.
  • Defending the interests of various entities defending nervous shock claims and other claims for psychiatric injury including multiple claims made against a rail service provider following a train derailment.
  • Representing the interests of the occupiers of various shopping centres in relation to personal injuries sustained by lawful entrants on their premises.
  • Acting in a number of Australian jurisdictions including New South Wales, Victoria, Queensland and South Australia defending the interests of large corporations in dust diseases matters.
  • Defending a claim made by the victim of a dog attack.
  • Acting for hoteliers against claims made for injuries sustained by patrons who were assaulted at their premises.
  • Representing head contractors and subcontractors sued in relation to personal injuries sustained by members of the public and subcontractor employees in connection with their building works.
  • Defending the interests of child care service providers in relation to claims made by family members following the death of infants in care.