vgso.vic.gov.au

Clare Cheesewright

Position:
Principal Solicitor
Qualification:
LLB (Hons)
Area of law:
Civil litigation and dispute resolution (including personal injury), Coronial inquests and investigations

Clare specialises in:

Clare has experience in a range of jurisdictions including the Coroners, County and Supreme Courts. Her clients include the Department of Justice and Community Safety, the Department of Families, Fairness and Housing, the Victorian Managed Insurance Authority, Victoria Police and the Attorney-General. 

Clare joined VGSO in 2021, having spent ten years practising as a lawyer in both England and Victoria, where she specialised in defendant medical negligence litigation, and four years at the Victorian Managed Insurance Authority, as a Senior Claims Specialist in the Medical Indemnity team. She has significant experience in advising government clients in relation to complex and high quantum litigation.

Mobile: 0459 420 334
Email: clare.cheesewright@vgso.vic.gov.au

Reviewed 14 October 2021