Caroline Blair

Senior Associate

Caroline has over 8 years’ experience as a lawyer. She specialises in defendant medical negligence claims and coronial inquests.

She has broader experience in defendant insurance litigation, including public liability claims and professional indemnity.  Since 2011, Caroline has primarily defended complex medical negligence claims in relation to personal injury actions, compensation to relatives' claims and has acted in coronial proceedings and inquests.

At Makinson d'Apice Caroline acts for public hospitals and provides advice in coronial proceedings and medical negligence claims against public hospitals. She also advises on complex liability, causation, contribution and quantum issues.

Legal Expertise 

  • Medical negligence and health law
  • Coronial inquests and inquiries
  • Multi-party litigation and claims for indemnity and/or contribution
  • Personal injury, including catastrophic claims
  • Public liability