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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

Monday 15 January 2018
Media statements
Volkswagen and Audi fold for Canadian emissions scandal customers but still ignore Australian customers. Global vehicle giant Volkswagen, the company that unleashed one of the greatest motoring scandals of all time on consumers across the globe with its Dieselgate emissions cheating devices, has agreed to further compensate Canadian motorists while continuing to snub Australians that have been affected by the same scandal.
Practice Area: Class actions
Wednesday 20 December 2017
Media statements
Cash, De Garis, Lee and FWO ordered to hand over AWU raid documents Key parties involved in raids undertaken by federal police on the offices of the Australian Workers’ Union (AWU) will have to hand over documents and correspondence, after the Federal Court this morning dismissed applications by Michaelia Cash, David De Garis, Mark Lee and the Fair Work Ombudsman (FWO) for subpoeanas to be set aside.
Practice Area: Employment law
Monday 18 December 2017
Media statements
Strong super code essential, but ISWG code misses the mark A super code of practice is an important and necessary step, but today's final code has missed the mark in delivering the robust reform needed for the industry, according to Maurice Blackburn Lawyers.
Practice Area: Financial advice disputes
Friday 15 December 2017
Media statements
Governments and institutions must not delay action on abuse Royal Commission findings any longer Lawyers have paid tribute to the work of the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse, saying governments and institutions could not delay any longer in acting on today’s final recommendations and in seeing through the Royal Commission’s critical work.
Practice Area: Sexual and institutional abuse
Tuesday 12 December 2017
Media statements
Steve Bracks to join Board of Maurice Blackburn Lawyers Victoria’s 44th Premier, the Honourable Steve Bracks AC will join the Board of Australia’s leading social justice law firm, Maurice Blackburn Lawyers.