Elizabeth practices in a broad range of commercial law matters, with a focus on engineering and construction, professional liability, insurance and insolvency.  

Prior to coming to the Bar, Elizabeth was a Senior Associate at Norton Rose Fulbright in the construction and engineering group. There she developed particular experience in arbitration (both domestic and international) and the resolution of complex commercial disputes in the energy & resources and infrastructure sectors.

As a solicitor, Elizabeth has acted for clients on projects in Australia and the Middle East, including onshore and offshore oil and gas installations, wind farms, hospitals, major roads, public private partnerships, stadiums and domestic building. She has experience advising clients on related insurance, professional indemnity, trade practices and insolvency matters, and has instructed counsel in the Supreme Court of Victoria, Victorian Court of Appeal and arbitrations in Australia and the UK.

Elizabeth was awarded the Monash University Prize for Jessup Moot and, in addition to a Bachelor of Laws, holds a Bachelor of Biomedical Science with first class honours from the University of Melbourne.

Elizabeth is reading with Andrew Woods and her senior mentor is Jeffery Gleeson QC. 


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PH +61 3 +61 3 9225 7491

Chambers: Room 1217
Isaacs Chambers
555 Lonsdale Street
Melbourne 3000

Practice Areas

Alternative Dispute Resolution
International Arbitration
Expert Determination
Merit Appeals
Civil Appeals
Bankruptcy Law & Insolvency Law
Corporate Insolvency
Commercial Law
Corporations Law & Securities Law
Contractual Disputes
Competition Law & Consumer Law
Class Actions
Building Law & Construction Law
Bankruptcy Law & Insolvency Law
Banking & Finance
Insurance Law & Professional Negligence Law
Property & Probate
Common Law
Competition Law & Consumer Law
Consumer Protections
Corporations Law & Securities Law
Managed Investment Schemes
Directors' Liabilities
Partnership Disputes
Shareholder Disputes
Energy Law & Resources Law
Equity & Trusts
Powers of Attorney
Real Property
Wills & Probate
Inquests, Inquiries, Tribunals & Commissions
Coronial Inquests
Disciplinary Tribunals
Domestic Building Tribunal
Royal Commissions
International Law
Choice of Law / Jurisdiction
Conflict of Laws
Private International Law
Medical Negligence
Professional Negligence
Public Law & Administrative Law
Disciplinary Proceedings
Judicial Review
Merits Review


Admitted to the Legal Profession:
16 Dec 2009
Signed Victorian Bar Roll:
04 May 2017