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LLB, B.A., LLM
Brigid is an Associate Director in Pointon Partners’ commercial litigation department. She completed her Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Laws at Monash University in 1997 and has worked with Nicholas Brand since January 1998.
Brigid is a skilled litigator, with a broad range of experience in all areas of commercial litigation, in particular contractual law, corporate insolvency, leasing, employment law and trade practices. She manages cases in the Federal Court, Supreme Court, County Court, Magistrates’ Court and VCAT and frequently represents clients at mediations, either after the commencement of proceedings, or prior to litigation, including numerous disputes referred to the Victorian Small Business Commissioner under the Retail Leases Act.
Brigid also has extensive experience in intellectual property, including trade mark applications and disputes.
In 2002 Brigid achieved a Master of Laws at Monash University with a commercial law specialisation. Her studies included intellectual property, corporate insolvency, public and private sector employment law and commercial alternative dispute resolution. In 2012 Brigid successfully completed Bond University’s Mediator Training and Assessment program, and now holds national accreditation as a mediator.