Margaret Brain joined Maurice Blackburn in Brisbane in early 2013 as Special Counsel, after previously working as a partner in other Queensland law firms. She has more than 30 years' experience in her specialist area of medical law.
Margaret has acted for hundreds of clients who have been successful in claims against hospitals and health care providers. Many of these claims have involved catastrophic injuries such as cerebral palsy, acquired brain injury, necrotizing fasciitis as a consequence of bacterial infection, surgical error, and delayed diagnosis of stroke and other conditions.
Margaret is a committee member of the Queensland branch of the Australian Lawyers Alliance, a member of the Medico-Legal Society and Women Lawyers Association of Queensland. She has delivered papers at international, national and states conferences and written articles for leading professional journals.