Dinah is a solicitor in our Insurance & Health team, having formerly been the associate to Judicial Registrar Gurry at the County Court of Victoria.
“It is professionally and personally rewarding to be working with the team full of down to earth, compassionate and highly experienced lawyers at Barry.Nilsson.”
Dinah specialises in:
- Public Liability
- Product Liability
Dinah brings to Barry.Nilsson.’s clients experience in various forms of interlocutory applications listed in the Common Law Division such as directions hearings, objections hearings, summons, ex parte applications, compromise applications and has also sat in multiple judicial mediations. Having had the opportunity to provide his Honour with a high level of support, Dinah has gained invaluable insight into case management techniques adopted by experienced counsel and practitioners. She has also acquired a comprehensive understanding of the civil procedure rules, court practices and case law relevant to her current practice.
As a solicitor, Dinah believes in the efficient case management of matters through narrowing the disputed issues and applying collaborative, creative and logical solutions. She prides herself in keeping an attention to detail and maintaining clear and open communication.
Dinah graduated from the University of Tasmania with a Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Arts (Major in Literature) and holds a graduate diploma in legal practice from Leo Cussen Institute.
She is passionate about social justice and remains a volunteer solicitor at Fitzroy Legal Service and the Mental Health Legal Centre.