Australian Insurance Law Association (AILA)

The Australian Insurance Law Association (AILA) was formed in 1983, and is a highly regarded, independent, not-for-profit association represented in every state and territory of Australia.

AILA’s objective is to promote, review, develop, debate and educate industry-specific information on insurance law and issues through educational seminars and conferences, and networking events.

AILA also offers annual membership with individual and corporate packages are also available.

AILA’s membership and friends are not restricted to the law, and comprises of judges, barristers, lawyers (in-house and private), academics, accountants, insurers, reinsurers, brokers, corporates, government, regulators, suppliers and more.

AILA provides:

  • An annual national conference
  • Five editions of e-zine Resolve produced exclusively for AILA & NZILA
  • Educational, soft-skill training and networking events
  • University prizes
  • A Young Professionals network
  • A life insurance section
  • TecHUB
  • Annual prizes for life membership and the insurance law prize
  • A mentor program 
  • An online knowledge library of videos, white papers and training materials
  • Melanie Quixley (National Board President)
  • +61 7 3231 6300


Ms Melanie Quixley


Mr Scott Duell

Vice President

Mr Cameron Roberts

Immediate Past President

Ms Jillian Pancott


Jack Fairweather

Ex-officio Young Professional Representative

Mr Christopher Rodd

Ex-Officio AIDA Rep

Mr Angus Kench

Board Member

Matt Ellis

Board Member

Mr David Farmer

Board Member

Darren Ferrari

Board Member

Berren Hamilton

Board Member

Mr David Lloyd

Board Member

Ms Rebecca Pember

Board Member

Andrea Petrocco

Board Member

Tylie Petrovski

Board Member

Mr Daniel Robinson

Board Member

Kate Stockford

Board Member