Mariella Kapetina is an associate in our Insurance & Health team and is based in the Sydney office. Since her admission in 2013, Mariella’s practice has revolved around defendant insurance litigation.
Her core area of expertise is professional indemnity, including:
- Financial lines
- Directors’ and officers’ liability
- Medical malpractice
- Employment practice liability
She also handles some public and product liability matters.
‘I enjoy building strong defence strategies and commercial solutions that allow our clients to achieve the best possible result.’
Mariella has a Juris Doctor and a Bachelor of Science (Biomedical Sciences). She is a member of the Australian Insurance Law Association (AILA), the Claims Discussion Group, Young Insurance Professionals and Women in Insurance.
NSW Court of Appeal rules: “bare possibilities” are not enough to constitute notification of circumstances within the meaning of s40(3) of the Insurance Contracts Act 1984 (Cth)
26 Jul 2021
Landlord escapes liability - District Court finds against managing agent for a tenant’s fall
12 Mar 2019
High Court revokes grant of special leave in a decision concerning the scope of duty of a Statutory Authority in child abuse cases
11 Jul 2017
S54 on the high seas
10 Nov 2016