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Bree Smith

National Practice Leader - Insolvency & Commercial Litigation


“The business world can often be murky, but we are here to fight for people who’ve been taken advantage of and get them what they’re owed.” 

Commercial litigation
Professional negligence
Business insurance
Home and contents insurance

Having worked as a defence lawyer, Bree knows how both sides of the table operate - an invaluable insight which gives her the clients the edge when it comes to litigation. 

Bree knows how to protect your business interests and resolve commercial disputes without causing major disruption to your livelihood. 

She leads Shine’s dedicated team of commercial litigators who can help you navigate the uncertain and cut-throat business world. 

Bree ensures her clients aren’t exploited by dodgy dealings, and helps them recoup compensation through professional negligence claims, commercial disputes and insolvency matters. 

Her drive to stand up for the little guy and triumph over seemingly insurmountable odds is the very embodiment of one of Shine’s core values. 

Bree and her team will make sure your rights are protected and that the business you’ve worked so hard to build keeps flourishing. 

To find out more about how Bree and our Commercial Litigation practice can help you, contact us today.


  • Bachelor of Laws / Arts (Honours) from Griffith University

  • Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice from College of Law

Memberships & associations

  • Accredited Specialist - Personal Injury Law

  • Queensland Law Society

  • Australian Lawyers Alliance

  • Women Lawyers Association of Queensland

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