Sharon Templeton, B Bus (Accountancy), LLB (Hons), was admitted as a solicitor of the Supreme Court of Queensland in 1997.
Since then she has practised predominantly in insurance litigation although she has also worked in the construction litigation arena.
In 2011, she became a Queensland Law Society accredited personal injuries specialist.
Sharon joined HBM Lawyers in 2012 as a Special Counsel.
Her areas of expertise include construction risks, professional indemnity, public liability and product liability and both sides of personal injury litigation. She has particular expertise in multi-party disputes involving complex contractual arrangements.
She has the conduct of claims and has successfully defended claims in the Supreme Court and the Court of Appeal. Sharon provides detailed advice on indemnity, liability, and quantum and focuses on obtaining the most pragmatic solutions for clients in each case.
She acts for large construction companies and professionals in complex litigation and for government bodies and national and international insurers on personal injury claims and commercial property disputes.