Practice area(s): Road accident injuries
Qualification(s): LLB, BSc
Danielle Leo is a Senior Associate in Maurice Blackburn's Geelong office who works exclusively in the area of transport accident law. She assists people who have suffered injuries resulting from accidents involving motor cars, pushbikes, motor bikes, trains and trams. Her work involves assisting people to obtain their entitlements from the TAC, including rehabilitation, home help, medical treatment, loss of earnings benefits, as well as compensation for injuries sustained.
Danielle is a Law Institute of Victoria Accredited Personal Injury Specialist. She recently helped a client win access to TAC payments through the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal for a university degree that he was undertaking because he had to retrain after a motorbike accident.
Danielle has a strong Italian and Trade Union background. She is the President of the Geelong Law Association, a member of the Australian Lawyers Alliance and the firm's Women's Law Section.