Area of expertise

Insurance Law

  • Commonwealth workers compensation
  • Administrative law
  • Dust disease
  • Public inquiries

Emily Baggett

Special Counsel BCom, LLB

office Sydney
phone +61 2 9234 4562

Emily is a highly experienced litigator with particular expertise in administrative law.

She has advised Commonwealth departments and agencies and regulatory bodies on a wide range of administrative law issues ranging from freedom of information and privacy to natural justice and merits and judicial review. Her clients include a number of government agencies as well as state-owned corporations plus national private sector employers and insurers.

Emily has appeared regularly as an advocate for clients in hearings in many federal courts, including the High Court of Australia, the Federal Court and the Federal Circuit Court as well as the Administrative Appeals Tribunal. She has also been involved in various alternative dispute resolution processes in these courts and tribunals.

In addition, she regularly provides in-house training and seminars on legal developments and strategies for management of litigated and non-litigated cases.

Professional Membership

  • Law Society of New South Wales