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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

Friday 22 September 2017
In the news
Howard was mightier with a pen than Turnbull turned out to be When we see $122 million wasted on a postal "survey" for same-sex marriage, all we can see is the injustice. The injustice for the same-sex couples who just want the same basic rights as heterosexual couples - to get married to their person, the person they love.
Practice Area: Social justice
Wednesday 20 September 2017
Media statements
Super insurance code a good start on reform, but more work needed to ensure fairness A draft Code of Practice for the superannuation and insurance industry released today has made good inroads towards reform, but work is still needed to ensure any final Code is fair and transparent, according to Maurice Blackburn Lawyers.
Practice Area: Superannuation and insurance
Friday 15 September 2017
Media statements
Volkswagen forced to explain cheat software under oath In what is believed to be a world-first since the global Dieselgate emissions scandal began, the Federal Court has ordered that vehicle giant Volkswagen and its subsidiaries Audi and Skoda give sworn testimony answering why dual-mode software was installed in their diesel vehicles.
Practice Area: Class actions
Thursday 14 September 2017
Media statements
Recommendations to strengthen whistleblower protections welcomed, but more work still to be done Maurice Blackburn Lawyers has today welcomed a Parliamentary inquiry’s recommendations for better protections to Australian whistleblowers who expose misconduct, tax evasion, bribery and corruption.
Practice Area: Whistleblower protection and claims
Wednesday 13 September 2017
Media statements
Retirement housing rip-off to be investigated for the elderly The country’s leading class action experts, Maurice Blackburn Lawyers, has responded to calls from retirement housing advocates and residents for more to be done in providing access to justice for thousands of older Australians and their families that are allegedly being taken advantage of by unscrupulous retirement housing providers.
Practice Area: Class actions