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

Wednesday 03 June 2020
Maurice Blackburn Media Statements
Statement from Maurice Blackburn Lawyers on today’s High Court decision regarding treatment of children in detention Please attribute the following statement to Ben Slade, Principal at Maurice Blackburn Lawyers.
Practice Area: Class actions
Friday 29 May 2020
Maurice Blackburn Media Statements
Statement from Maurice Blackburn Lawyers regarding Qld floods class action Please attribute the following response to Rebecca Gilsenan, Principal at Maurice Blackburn Lawyers.
Practice Area: Class actions
Thursday 28 May 2020
Maurice Blackburn Media Statements
Boral faces shareholder class action over failure to disclose botched US business Australia’s leading class action law firm Maurice Blackburn Lawyers has launched a shareholder class action against building materials supply company Boral (ASX: BLD) over potential breaches of market disclosure laws concerning its North American business.
Practice Area: Class actions
Tuesday 26 May 2020
Maurice Blackburn Media Statements
Extra time for Victorians to register home pools and spas Leading law firm Maurice Blackburn is encouraging Victorians to continue prioritising pool and spa safety over the cooler months.
Practice Area: Public liability
Monday 25 May 2020
Maurice Blackburn Media Statements
One week to go: Victorian pool and spa registrations due by June 1 Leading law firm Maurice Blackburn is reminding Victorians they have one week to register their pools and spas with local council, or risk a fine of up to $1652.
Practice Area: Public liability