Britney Tassone

Lawyer

About

As a lawyer in the General Lines group, Britney specialises in public liability and personal injury claims. She advises the Government and insurers in litigated and non-litigated matters before the District and Supreme Courts of NSW.

Britney graduated with a Bachelor of Laws (First Class Honours) with a major in Social Justice. She completed a Diploma in Legal Practice and was admitted to the Supreme Court of New South Wales in November 2023.

Prior to joining the McCabes graduate cohort in 2023, Britney gained experience at a boutique legal firm specialising in a range of areas including criminal law, family law and other areas of civil litigation. She has also undertaken pro bono work with the Public Interest Advocacy Group and Social Justice Project, providing free legal advice on a diverse range of matters to disadvantaged members of the community.

Britney approaches all matters with integrity and professionalism and is committed to providing quality outcomes and solutions to her clients.

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Slipping-up on the facts – Macari v Snack Brands Food Pty Ltd [2024] NSW SC 139

McCabes acted for the successful defendant in the matter of Macari v Snack Brands Foods Pty Ltd [2024] NSWSC 139 where the NSW Supreme Court recently held that the plaintiff was unable to establish the cause of his slip and fall down a staircase, and thereby could not establish what reasonable precautions the occupier should have taken to prevent the plaintiff from slipping on the stairs.

Published by Leighton Hawkes
23 February, 2024
Insurance

The Causation Obligation – PIC WPI Assessments: Allianz Australia Insurance Ltd v Salucci [2023] NSWSC 1593

In Allianz Australia Insurance Ltd v Salucci [2023] NSWSC 1953, the matter before the Supreme Court was the Insurer's application for judicial review of the Review Panel's determination of 24% whole person impairment in respect of the Claimant's physical injuries.

Published by Raissa Galang
11 January, 2024

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