Tanya Straguszi

Principal Lawyer

    Tanya is a Principal Lawyer of Maurice Blackburn Lawyers and has over 18 years’ experience practicing exclusively in personal injury law.

    She has particular expertise with serious injury claims having been involved in the decision of Smith v National Injury Insurance Agency [2020] QSC 289, which created new case law in Queensland regarding eligibility criteria for brachial plexus injury sufferers to be accepted into the National Injury Insurance Scheme.  

    Tanya oversees several of the firm’s offices located in regional Queensland and the Northern Territory. Tanya was the winner of the Lawyers Weekly Australian Law Awards for Regional Lawyer of the Year in 2018, winner of the Women Lawyers Association Queensland Regional Lawyer of the Year in 2019 and was recognised in the Doyles Guide as a leading Accident Compensation Lawyer in Queensland in 2019 and 2023.