Marie Panuccio

Special Counsel

Marie has a broad range of experience in litigation and dispute resolution across multiple industries.

She has carriage of a combination of complex medical negligence, professional disciplinary, intentional tort claims and administrative applications. Marie provides strategic advice for a number of the firm’s key clients, including Australia’s largest medical defence organisation.

Marie is committed to delivering favourable and cost-effective outcomes for her clients, who welcome her pragmatic and resolute approach to all matters.

Marie was a finalist for the 2021 Lawyers Weekly 30 Under 30 Litigation & Dispute Resolution award. 

Legal Expertise 

  • Medical negligence litigation in the Supreme and District Courts of NSW.
  • Disciplinary inquiries and prosecutions before the NSW Civil & Administrative Tribunal.
  • Unlitigated matters and complaints before the Health Care Complaints Commission.
  • Inquests and public inquiries. 
  • Privacy, data protection and regulatory compliance obligations.
  • Intentional torts, including false imprisonment, malicious prosecution, assault / battery, and defamation.
  • Judicial review and administrative applications, including those under the Restricted Premises Act and the Law Enforcement (Powers and Responsibilities) Act.