Clarissa Hanna

Clarissa has a Bachelor of Laws and a Bachelor of Economics with a major in Financial Economics from the University of Sydney, and her practice as a solicitor is focussed on commercial litigation and insurance litigation.

Clarissa's practice in civil litigation involves general insurance disputes, class actions, various corporate and commercial disputes, a range of private-client litigated matters, and recoveries for institutional clients.

Clarissa's experience includes:

  • negotiating favourable settlement outcomes for institutional clients; 
  • advising institutional and corporate clients with respect to quantum and liability disputes; and 
  • compiling evidence and representing clients as an advocate in court, for litigated recovery and defended matters.

Clarissa takes a strategic and solutions-based approach to litigation, to deliver outcomes that uphold and protect clients' commercial interests. She prides herself in providing ethical, transparent and thorough service. Prior to being admitted as a lawyer, Clarissa worked in private banking for high net worth individuals.

Clarissa's practice spans various jurisdictions including New South Wales, the Australian Capital Territory, Western Australia, and the Federal jurisdiction.