Jenna Relton

Special Counsel

Insurance & Health

Jenna is a Special Counsel in our Insurance & Health team and is based in the Perth office.

Jenna specialises in:

  • Directors and officers’ liability
  • Professional indemnity
  • Contractual disputes
  • Construction and property disputes
  • Corporations law
  • Financial services law

Jenna acts for Australian and International insurers and has extensive experience acting directly for large corporations. She has represented clients across construction, pharmaceutical, retail, and financial services industries. Jenna’s experience extends to acting in multiple class action proceedings, and a number of complex multi-party court and tribunal disputes and regulatory investigations.

'There are so many reasons why I enjoy my work. I enjoy the diversity of the matters I act in, the complex legal and technical issues that arise in those matters and the relationships developed with colleagues and clients. I strive to achieve good outcomes for my clients and try to resolve claims and disputes at an early stage where possible.'

Prior to joining Barry Nilsson, Jenna worked in the commercial litigation teams of a prominent national law firm and global law firm. Jenna also spent time in a senior role at Australia’s financial services regulator.

Jenna has represented her clients in the Supreme Court, Federal Court of Australia, Federal Circuit Court of Australia, NSW Civil & Administrative Tribunal.

Jenna holds a Juris Doctor from the University of Technology, Sydney. She is a member of the Australian Insurance Law Association and the Australasian Professional Indemnity Group.

  • Bachelor of Business
  • Juris Doctor (Law)

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