Josephine Courtney

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Josephine Courtney

Partner, WA

About Josephine

Jo has extensive experience in defending insurance related claims in the personal injury, product liability and strata company liabilities, as well as experience in managing fraudulent claims requiring investigation, medical negligence and recovery claims. Her clients include many of Australia’s major insurance businesses and she has also acted for self-insureds.

Jo is very experienced and highly proficient at assessing quantum of personal injury claims and ensures that all evidence necessary to reach a conclusion on the quantum of claims is obtained. She is effective and obtains excellent outcomes for her clients through early settlement negotiations and Court based settlement conferences She also has an excellent success rate with matters that have been litigated to trial and in the Court of Appeal.

Jo is well acquainted with her clients’ service standards and compliance requirements and has an excellent track record of exceeding their expectations in these areas.


Medical and Health Treatment Claims

Personal Insurances

Product Liability

Property Damage and Business Interruption Claims

Public Liability Personal Injury Claims

Qualifications & Associations


Australian Insurance Law Association

Australian Professional Indemnity Group Inc

Women Lawyers of Western Australia

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