Wen Wen is an insurance lawyer specialising in professional indemnity and building construction type claims. She has a keen interest and passion for the broader insurance industry and market, which allows her to provide her clients sound legal and commercial advice with practical strategy and recommendations.
Wen Wen acts for local and international insurers as defence and coverage counsel as well as in subrogated recovery actions. She undertakes a broad cross-section of work for insurer clients, ranging from building and construction to professional indemnity, directors officers, policy coverage and disciplinary investigation type claims. In handling building and construction litigation, she has acted for a variety of building practitioners in professional negligence claims, including building surveyors, engineers, building inspectors, and architects.
Wen Wen works with Australian and UK-based insurers, underwriters, claims administrators and brokers.
Wen Wen has a Bachelor of Laws and Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice from Bond University.
Before joining Sparke Helmore in 2018, Wen Wen worked in a national law firm in their insurance team. She began her career as a graduate lawyer with a personal injury law firm, working in CTP, public liability, and medical negligence litigation.
Wen Wen grew up in sunny Gold Coast, Queensland. She goes back home to the warm embrace of Queensland weather whenever she gets the chance. She is adjusting to the Melbourne way of life, committed to finding the best spots for coffee, and trying to learn the rules of the AFL (but first she has to find a team to support).