Fiona Vernon

Barrister, Francis Burt Chambers

Fiona Vernon, Barrister, Francis Burt Chambers

Author Detail

Fiona graduated with honours from UWA in 1984.  After 15 years with Minter Ellison (formerly Northmore Hale Davy and Leake) and 9 years with Tottle Partners, Fiona joined the bar in April 2010. Fiona has over 30 years experience, acting in a wide range of general, commercial and professional indemnity insurance litigation actions, largely in the Federal and Supreme Courts.  She has also acted for both vocational boards and practitioners in disciplinary proceedings in the State Administrative Tribunal and has represented medical practitioners and organisations in coronial inquests.

Fiona is a member of the Ethics and Courts Committees of the Law Society of WA and is the Chair of the Princess Margaret Hospital Ethics Committee.