Media centre

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 24 July 2017
Media statements
Super life insurance reforms sensible step in providing choice for consumers Superannuation reforms announced by the Federal Government to improve the process for consumers regarding opt-out default life insurance are a sensible step in protecting a critical safety net whilst also providing greater choice, Maurice Blackburn Lawyers said today.
Practice Area: Superannuation claims
Tuesday 11 July 2017
Media statements
In-principle settlement reached in Maurice Blackburn’s shareholder class action against Slater and Gordon A shareholder class action against Slater and Gordon (SGH) has settled in-principle, subject to final documentation, court approval and a number of other conditions, Maurice Blackburn Lawyers confirmed today.
Practice Area: Class actions
Friday 07 July 2017
Media statements
Victoria poker machine freeze a welcome step towards a more responsible gaming industry Maurice Blackburn Lawyers has today welcomed an announcement from the Andrews Government that will see a 25-year freeze on the number of poker machines in Victoria, with the measure an important step towards delivering a more responsible gaming industry for the community.
Practice Area: Social justice
Tuesday 04 July 2017
Media statements
Hospital urged against using “flawed” workplace investigation into Royal Women’s doctor Victoria’s Royal Women’s Hospital should abandon its planned action against a long-serving and highly competent neonatologist, the doctor’s lawyers say.
Practice Area: Employment law
Monday 03 July 2017
Media statements
Better oversight, protections and a scheme of last resort critical to protecting victims of poor financial advice Greater regulatory oversight, stringent professional indemnity insurance requirements and a scheme of last resort must all be implemented to better protect victims of poor financial advice, according to Maurice Blackburn’s latest submission to the Ramsay Review.
Practice Area: Financial advice disputes