Laura has experience advising on complex commercial cases in Australia and the United Kingdom. Laura represents public and private companies involved in commercial disputes, with a particular focus on shareholder class actions. Before joining Herbert Smith Freehills in 2018, Laura worked as a lawyer in a large commercial firm in London where she worked in commercial litigation, focussing on banking and financial services disputes.
Laura’s experience with Herbert Smith Freehills includes advising:
- PricewaterhouseCoopers in relation to a class action against Vocation Limited
- Murray Goulburn on the defence of class action proceedings
- Port Philip Publishing Ltd in relation to proceedings brought by ASIC
Laura holds a Master of Law (First) from the University of Cambridge.
Laura also holds a Bachelor of Arts (Media and Communications) and a Bachelor of Laws (Hons) from the University of Melbourne.