Developments impacting the Life Insurance Industry

November 2014

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Dora Doukas

I work with my clients to find winning solutions. Through hard work, preparation and attention to detail, I strive to achieve outcomes that count.

Dora Doukas Special Counsel

Dora specialises in insurance litigation and has more than 10 years' experience advising a wide range of clients including the government sector, major life insurers and medical defence organisations. Dora has also advised banks, receivers and large corporations on commercial insurance and reinsurance issues and disputes and directors' and officers' insurance.

Dora specialises in professional indemnity and insurance and currently acts for NSW Health. She represents public hospitals and doctors in civil claims commenced in the District and Supreme Courts and in coronial inquests.

Dora's breadth of expertise also extends to life insurance. She recently completed a secondment to the BT Financial Group's in-house insurance legal team where she provided direct advice to the life insurance business on claims management and available legal remedies.

Dora's clients benefit from her pragmatic and commercial focus. To this end she has secured numerous out of court settlements to protect her clients from unwanted media scrutiny and minimise their exposure to costs. Dora also provides advice to her clients on risk management solutions going forward.

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