Kylie Powell joined the Brisbane office as an article clerk in 2005. She is now a Special Counsel in our Insurance & Health team.
Having practised insurance law for over 10 years, Kylie’s particular areas of expertise are:
- Public liability (personal injury and property damage)
- Subrogated recovery claims in relation to property and vehicle damage
‘I enjoy being exposed to a wide variety of matters in my practice. I am part of a great team at Barry.Nilsson. and the firm has a very positive and supportive culture.’
Kylie acts predominantly for insurance companies and has undertaken two secondments with one of the firm’s biggest clients.
‘At Barry.Nilsson. I am lucky to work with clients who have a good understanding of the litigation process and their individual claims. Having worked for a number of my clients over several years, I have been able to develop strong partnerships with them.’
Kylie has a Bachelor of Laws (Hons) and Bachelor of Applied Science (Biotechnology). She is a member of the Queensland Law Society.
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