Qualification(s): LLB, BA
Ashleigh Harrison is a Senior Associate practising in compensation law at Maurice Blackburn’s Cairns office.
Ashleigh holds a Bachelor in Laws and Bachelor in Arts (majoring in Japanese) from the University of Adelaide. Ashleigh completed her traineeship with Maurice Blackburn Lawyers and was admitted to practice as a solicitor in the Supreme Court of Queensland in 2013. In 2020 Ashleigh became a Queensland Law Society Accredited Specialist in Personal Injury law and received the Highest Achiever Award for this category.
Over the course of her career, Ashleigh has gained valuable experience working with a wide range people and advocating for their rights. She has experience in all areas of compensation law and has assisted numerous clients through the claims process.
“I have always been drawn to this area of law. I am passionate about helping people get what they are entitled to and advocating for their rights. I am inspired by the many clients I have helped over the years who have persevered through some of the most difficult challenges of their lives. It is a privilege to assist them on their journey.”
Ashleigh is the Secretary of the North Queensland Law Society and is actively involved in a number of different groups.
Accreditations & memberships
- Queensland Law Society Accredited Specialist
- Queensland Law Society Member
- Far North Queensland Law Association member
- North Queensland Law Association member
- Far North Medical and Legal Society member
- Australian Lawyers for Human Rights member
- Australian Lawyers Alliance member