Course Author: Megan Fitzgerald
Megan practices in inquests, inquiries, regulatory prosecutions and damages proceedings. She has a particular interest in medical and legal professional obligations and public administration.
Since joining the bar Megan has appeared alone and as junior counsel in disciplinary prosecutions and negligence actions relating to medical and legal professionals; inquests and public inquiries acting for bereaved family members, public interest groups and medical professionals; and personal injury actions arising out of industrial, motor vehicle and medical incidents. Along with appearance work, Megan has a strong practice in drafting and advice work.
Prior to coming to the Bar, Megan practised as a solicitor in the insurance litigation department of Lander & Rogers, primarily in professional negligence and personal injuries.
Megan is undertaking a Masters of Law at the University of Melbourne, with a focus on public administration and health law.