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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.

Jade Thompson
National Media Manager
(07) 3016 0396
0417 969 438

Chee Chee Leung
Victorian Media Manager
(03) 9045 6941
0412 560 584

Andrea Petrie
Media and Communications Manager
(03) 8102 2173
0412 655 264

Jacob O'Shaughnessy
Queensland Media Manager
(07) 3014 5070
0428 814 037 

Cate Kennedy
Queensland Media Advisor
(07) 3016 0319

Rebecca Nash
NSW, ACT, SA and WA Media Manager
(02) 8277 2630

Cameron Scott
Corporate Relationships Manager (Class Actions)
(Class actions media)
(03) 9605 2832
0400 876 466

Toni Wilson
General Manager of Marketing & Communications
(03) 9605 2700

Wednesday 26 April 2017
Media statements
Court approves settlement for Christmas Island child detainee subjected to poor medical treatment A pro-bono case has been settled for a child who spent 13 months in detention on Christmas Island and suffered serious harm as a result of allegedly poor medical treatment, after the Supreme Court approved an agreement reached between Maurice Blackburn Lawyers, on behalf of the child, and the Commonwealth Government.
Practice Area: Class actions
Monday 24 April 2017
Media statements
Restored community legal centre funding vital in ensuring access to justice for disadvantaged Australians The Federal Government’s decision to reverse funding cuts for community legal centres has today been welcomed by social justice law firm Maurice Blackburn Lawyers as a critical measure in ensuring access to justice for disadvantaged Australians.
Practice Area: Social justice
Tuesday 11 April 2017
Media statements
Woolworths to take stock of ASX disclosures as investors take aim Investors hit by a Woolworths (ASX:WOW) share price dive of 13.7% on the back of a 2015 shock profit downgrade are preparing to launch a shareholder class action against the retail and supermarket giant alleging breaches of the Corporations Act.
Practice Area: Class actions
Thursday 30 March 2017
Media statements
One month to go – workers with intellectual disabilities urged to sign up for payment scheme Workers with intellectual disabilities who were unfairly underpaid while working at Australian Disability Enterprises are being urged to register for compensation before time runs out.
Practice Area: Class actions
Wednesday 29 March 2017
Media statements
Radio Rentals’ Rent, Try, $1 Buy; a thorn in side of clients A nation-wide class action for consumers stung by the unfair and unconscionable practices of Radio Rentals has been launched in the Federal Court in Sydney today, with up to 200,000 consumers potentially affected across the country.
Practice Area: Class actions