Kim is a senior associate in Cooper Grace Ward’s insurance team. She is a nominated individual on WorkCover Queensland’s solicitors panel, while also representing self-insurers in respect of their common law claims.
Kim’s experience includes eight years acting for the Queensland Government defending WorkCover common law claims and advising ministers and senior management on legal issues such as litigation arising from public liability claims, anti-discrimination and industrial relations. She has particular experience advising on technical and lengthy claims for purely psychiatric injuries.
Kim’s experience also includes a period at WorkCover itself as a claims manager, as well as acting for individual plaintiffs claiming damages. This combined experience gives her a keen insight into the practical issues facing employers and a well-rounded view of the claims process.