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Kara Sheehan

General Counsel

Kara Sheehan is General Counsel at Maurice Blackburn, based at the firm’s Melbourne Office. Kara joined the firm as General Counsel in 2018.


BCom (Hons), C.A.

“I am an experienced legal and governance professional who is proud to use my experience to help the team at Maurice Blackburn deliver great outcomes for clients while promoting increased access to justice.”

Prior to joining Maurice Blackburn, Kara worked at a trade union, as in-house lawyer at an Australian listed law firm and in private practice at a commercial law firm.


  • Law Institute of Victoria
  • Association of Corporate Counsel
  • La Trobe University Student Union (Life Member)