Media centre


Maurice Blackburn media team

Our media team advises and supports Maurice Blackburn lawyers and clients during all forms of media engagement, including video and television appearances, radio, online and print media.

Jacob O'Shaughnessy
Media Manager
(07) 3014 5070
0428 814 037 
Media contact for: Road and work injuries in Queensland, Northern Territory and ACT, abuse law and NDIS 

Rebecca Nash
Media Manager
(02) 8277 2630
0438 497 539
Media contact for: Superannuation and insurance, asbestos and dust diseases, and Comcare

Andrea Petrie
Media Manager
(03) 8102 2173
0412 655 264
Media contact for: Road and work injuries in Victoria, NSW, Western Australia and South Australia, and medical negligence

Paddy Murphy
Media Manager
(03) 8102 2003
0490 297 391
Media contact for: Employment & industrial law and class actions

Chee Chee Leung
Media Manager
(03) 9045 6941
0412 560 584
Media contact for: Social justice, public liability and wills & estates

Jade Knight
National Manager, Public Affairs
(07) 3016 0396
0417 969 438

Michael Cooney
General Manager, Public Affairs

Friday 27 November 2020
Maurice Blackburn Media Statements
Asbestos warning for Victorians removing old heaters Victorians are urged to seek expert advice when removing old heaters because many were installed surrounded by asbestos which is dangerous when disturbed or damaged.
Practice Area: Asbestos diseases
Thursday 19 November 2020
Maurice Blackburn Media Statements
Online Christmas shoppers urged to check safety of presents from overseas With just over five weeks until Christmas, consumer advocates are encouraging Australians to be vigilant about safety when shopping online, especially when buying presents from overseas.
Practice Area: Public liability
Tuesday 17 November 2020
In the news
Thursday 12 November 2020
Maurice Blackburn Media Statements
Maurice Blackburn launches class action against Allianz over junk car insurance rip-off Leading law firm Maurice Blackburn Lawyers has launched a new class action against Allianz on behalf of motorists who were sold worthless “add-on” insurance through car dealers.
Practice Area: Class actions
Tuesday 13 October 2020
Maurice Blackburn Media Statements
Abuse survivors to be guaranteed a voice under new laws Lawyers have welcomed legislative amendments announced by the Victorian Government today which will help ensure that survivors of historical sexual abuse can share their stories with the community without risking adverse court action.
Practice Area: Abuse law