Lauren McKeown

Senior Associate

T: +61 (0) 8 9265 6018
M: 0400 008 680
lauren.mckeown@hbalegal.com

Experience

Lauren is a senior member of HBA’s workers’ compensation team, advising on complex matters including psychological injury claims and common law claims. She brings a depth of understanding to the practice, having worked as a workers’ comp claims officer at a large self-insured employer, responsible for the day to day management of claims and occupational safety and health issues.  Also, her experience in attending WorkCover proceedings, preparing training for staff in occupational safety and health, and undertaking site audits at various metro locations.

Areas of Expertise

As a previous underwriting assistant and case manager for Australia’s two most prominent domestic insurance firms, she brings a unique dimension to HBA’s RiskCover team.  Her strong appreciation of the claims management process extends to the needs of employers and insurers, and the legal services that are of particular assistance to them. She is able to provide specific and practical advice in disputed matters and claims management processes.

Why clients like her

Her warm, easy-going nature and plain English approach leads to strong client relationships, where they feel they are in capable, trusted hands.