“Jodi is celebrated as a top silk in construction in New South Wales”
“She is highly intelligent, tactical, committed and hard-working”
“Jodi is excellent in the testing of expert evidence”
Jodi brings over 25 years’ legal experience to the resolution of complex disputes, both as a solicitor and subsequently as a barrister. She is recognised as a leading Senior Counsel in construction/infrastructure, mining, commercial, professional indemnity and insurance law.
Consistently briefed in technically challenging and large-scale disputes, Jodi’s clients have included the Commonwealth of Australia, builders, developers, property owners, government owned investment companies, major insurers, as well as architects, certifiers, engineers and valuers. She regularly appears at appellate level and has appeared in construction cases in the High Court of Australia. Her experience also extends to advising and appearing in lengthy international arbitrations in the Asia-Pacific region.
An accomplished advocate, Jodi’s clients describe her as clear and incredibly persuasive, and compliment her on her superior cross-examination skills, particularly of expert witnesses. She is a strategic and commercial Senior Counsel who is valued for her collaborative approach to matters and strong interpersonal skills. Jodi is also hard working, methodical and pays close attention to detail.
Prior to being called to the Bar, Jodi practised as a solicitor in the Construction Department of top-tier law firm Allens Arthur Robinson (now Allens Linklaters).
You can learn more about Jodi by visiting https://jodisteele.com.au/