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Kara Thomson

Kara Thomson

President, Queensland Law Society; Consultant, Hughes and Lewis Legal and Accredited Specialist (Personal Injuries) – Qld

About this Presenter

Kara specialises in personal injuries law, and is passionate about supporting ongoing development of legal professionals.

Her current focus is working with large insurers in Queensland to effectively and efficiently manage a wide range of claims from statutory decisions through to major or catastrophic claims. She also continues to undertake some plaintiff work.

Now President, Kara has a long standing history with Queensland Law Society, serving as a Councillor for three terms and appointed Vice President in 2020/21. Kara has been able to contribute to the profession through her role on Council and various committees, including the Supreme Court Library Committee, CPD Committee and Specialist Accreditation Board. Kara was a finalist in the 2019 Women in Law Mentor of the Year award.


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