No Australian medical indemnity provider has more expertise to defend you than Avant - whatever your situation

80+ specialist medico-legal solicitors

State based experts across Australia

Specialists in every relevant area of law

Exclusively working for Avant members

State and territory legal jurisdiction expertise
Meet our medical indemnity legal staff
Morag Smith

Morag Smith

Special Counsel WA/NT

Selina Hunt

Selina Hunt

Head of Practice, Legal QLD & SA

Harry McCay

Harry McCay

Special Counsel ACT

Kate Bishop

Kate Bishop

Special Counsel SA

Paul Tsaousidis

Paul Tsaousidis

Head of Practice Legal NSW

Vanessa Nicholson

Vanessa Nicholson

Head of Practice Legal VIC, WA & ACT

Specialist expertise in health law

As the healthcare environment continues to change and become more complex, we continue to develop expertise across every relevant area of law, with specialists in:

Professional Conduct

Avant Law has an experienced legal team with professional conduct expertise to defend and support members in these matters.

Civil Liability

Compensation claims can result in lengthy and traumatic experiences. Our experienced legal team have excellent defence records, in and out of court.

Coronial Inquests

When a patient dies there is a chance of a coronial inquest. Our legal team's wealth of experience in coronial matters means members will always have the best representation and support.

Employment Disputes

Our Workplace Law Team provides expert advice and support to Avant members about employment and other workplace issues.

Medicare Investigations

Medicare issues can lead to paying back money or facing disciplinary proceedings. Our legal team of experienced solicitors can provide expert advice in relation to Medicare matters.

Privacy Breaches

Avant answered more than 1,000 calls* about confidentiality last financial year. You can be assured our experienced legal team have the expertise to advise and protect you.

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Avant law

Liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards Legislation.  This excludes Avant Law Pty Limited Victoria and Western Australia.

From buying a house to selling a practice, introducing Avant Law's expanding offering and legal team.

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