Senior Associate
Miranda’s approach to client management is to ensure she has a sound and comprehensive understanding of her clients’ desired outcomes at the outset of any matter.

Miranda is a senior associate in Cooper Grace Ward’s litigation and dispute resolution team. Miranda has worked with both large corporate clients and private clients on a wide variety of litigated matters.

Miranda has particular expertise in handling commercial litigation arising from property and contractual disputes. She has a particular interest in property litigation, having experience in working on wide ranging property disputes, including leasing disputes, property sale disputes and disputes involving registered and unregistered interests in land.

  • Bachelor of Laws (Honours) – Queensland University of Technology
  • Bachelor of Behavioural Science (Psychology) – Queensland University of Technology
  • Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice – College of Law
  • Solicitor – Supreme Court of Queensland

Commercial Litigation:

  • Working with large organisations on product and liability disputes.
  • Representing clients in building and construction litigation with simultaneous litigation in the Supreme Court and the Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal.
  • Representing a large corporation in significant Supreme Court litigation, including a successful appeal to the Court of Appeal.
  • Working on complex body corporate disputes, before the Commissioner for Body Corporate and Community Management and the Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal.
  • Experience in representing both plaintiffs and defendants in proceedings in the Supreme, District and Magistrates Court in Queensland, and Federal and interstate courts.

Debt recovery:

  • Acting for both large corporate clients and businesses in contested and uncontested debt recovery proceedings.
  • Experienced in enforcing judgments, including bankruptcy and winding-up proceedings.

Alternative dispute resolution:

  • Representing clients at settlement conferences and mediations to achieve a commercial resolution to their disputes.
  • Working with clients to negotiate early resolution and settlements to their disputes.