Sandra is a litigation and dispute resolution lawyer based in Johannesburg.
She practices in general and insurance litigation and specialises in all areas of short term insurance in the form of commercial, personal and specialist lines including home and motor insurance, hospitality insurance, travel insurance, construction and engineering, environmental liability, body corporate insurance, directors and officers liability; and long term insurance including disability and impairment, life cover, funeral cover and critical illness cover.
She regularly provides regulatory and legislative advice to insurance companies, policy drafting and underwriting, policy interpretation and coverage advice and assists insurers in subrogated recoveries and defenses in all classes of commercial, personal and specialist lines insurance
She also practices in medical law, healthcare, medical malpractice and personal injury litigation and advises major private hospital networks and corporates on general contractual disputes.
Sandra holds a certificate in medical law for legal practitioners.
She regularly publishes articles on general litigation, insurance and medical and healthcare law related topics. She also presents at seminars and conferences, including on those topics specific to insurance, medical and healthcare law and the Consumer Protection Act.
Sandra joined the practice in January 2007 as a candidate attorney after completing an LLB degree at the University of the Witwatersrand in 2006.
She is a member of the South African practice’s Supervisory Board, the youngest member to serve on the board.