Liberty Sanger


Qualifications: BA, LLB (Hons)
Location: Melbourne (VIC)

Liberty Sanger is a Principal and Director of Maurice Blackburn.

She is a Law Institute of Victoria accredited specialist in personal injury law and practises exclusively in the areas of WorkCover and common law - she's passionate about workplace safety and workers' rights.

Liberty has held a number of external positions, having been a board director of Emergency Services, State Super Fund, YWCA Victoria, the Victoria Law Foundation, and Federation Square Pty Ltd. Liberty was also the former Chair of the Liquor Control Advisory Council and the Media Code of Conduct Working Group on Body Image.  

Media experience
Liberty has been a panellist on 'The Friday Wrap' with Jon Faine on ABC 774 for six years and appears regularly on the ABC's News 24 channel providing insightful commentary around the 'news of the day' as part of the Breakfast Show program.  Liberty possesses an excellent knowledge of politics, current affairs and social issues and is adept at using humour to make her views known.

Her particular areas of interest are
*       national current affairs and politics
*       workplace rights/industrial relations
*       health and safety/ workplace injuries
*       issues affecting women
*       legal affairs/access to justice
*       youth affairs
*       compensation for wrong doing for everyday people/people with injuries.

You can follow Liberty on Twitter: @libertysanger