Radhika Mendis
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Radhika Mendis

Consultant

Radhika Mendis is a consultant in our Insurance & Health team and is based in the Melbourne Office.

"Barry.Nilsson. is a pre-eminent insurance law firm in Australia. I believe the key to Barry.Nilsson.’s success is the ability to offer our clients service excellence across our offices nationally, while maintaining genuine and authentic relationships with them."

With over 15 years' experience in insurance law and litigation, Radhika advises Australian and overseas insurers, including Lloyd’s syndicates, on a range of complex insurance coverage and litigious matters.

At Barry.Nilsson., Radhika specialises in financial lines insurance with a specific focus on:

  • Professional indemnity
  • Directors' and officers' liability 
  • Employment practices liability.

In particular, Radhika has extensive expertise in the following sectors

  • Financial services
  • Building and construction.

"Since my admission in 2002 I’ve practised exclusively in insurance law with a focus on financial lines in firms in both Australia and the UK. I believe my strength as a lawyer is in using my technical skills and commercial judgment to achieve tailored and timely solutions for clients. I enjoy working closely with my clients and maintaining a comprehensive understanding of their business and strategic objectives." 

Radhika has an intimate understanding of the London insurance market, having spent two years in London where she worked as a solicitor in the insurance group of a large multinational firm acting for various insurers and Lloyd’s syndicates. She also held the position of Assistant Legal Counsel for a Lloyd’s managing agency.

Radhika has been recognised in the 2015 - 2018 editions of Doyle’s Guide as a Recommended Professional Indemnity Lawyer in Victoria.

Expertise

Insurance and Health

Melbourne