Leanne Bishop is a practising lawyer with 25 years of experience in insurance law and litigation. Her primary focus is in the area of liability and damages for personal injuries claims arising from motor vehicle crashes. Ms Bishop was admitted as a barrister & solicitor of the Supreme Court of WA in Feb 1995. She is a founding partner of a boutique insurance law firm which she has managed and practised in for over 17 years. Prior to that, she was a senior associate in a large independent WA law firm. Ms Bishop has previous corporate governance experience in the not-for-profit sector, having been on the board of a professional performing arts company for 7 years including two years as chair.