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Anella Bortone


About Anella

Anella advises clients on Commonwealth statutory classes of insurance claims. The clients that she works with are covered under various Commonwealth schemes.

What she does

Anella has extensive experience managing litigated matters and providing strategic pre-litigation advice to clients. She is an active participant in the Commonwealth insurance industry and is a member of the Law Council of Australia's Commonwealth Compensation and Employment Law Committee.

Who she works with

Anella acts for insurers, self-insurers, employers, government agencies and companies.


Anella has a Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Laws degrees and a Diploma of Legal Practice.

Life before Sparkes

Anella worked as a plaintiff/applicant lawyer in a small suburban law firm for two years before joining Sparke Helmore in 2006.

Life outside of Sparkes

Anella enjoys cooking and is partial to all things that are related to cake and chocolate!

Work done recently
Hotel sex case - Comcare v PVYW
Our team successfully defended Comcare in the High Court against a compensation appeal.