Course Author: Anna Robertson
Anna practices in general commercial and insurance litigation in the Federal and State courts. Additionally, Anna is regularly briefed in a range of administrative and common law matters for government and regulatory bodies and in a range of disciplinary proceedings. Anna has particular experience in complex representative proceedings or “class actions”, particularly in mass tort actions.
Anna represents the Victorian Bar on the Federal Court Class Actions user group.
Most recently Anna has been briefed to act on behalf of the Country Fire Authority in Matthews v SPI Electricity Pty Ltd (2010 – 2014) and in Liesfield v SPI Electricity Pty Ltd (2013 – current); large scale tortious ‘class actions’ litigated in the Victorian Supreme Court arising out of the Kilmore East and the Murrindindi Black Saturday bushfires