Shyla Sivanas is a Lawyer at Adviceline Injury Lawyers with a strong focus on assisting clients injured in transport accidents and workplace injuries. Shyla also assists clients with superannuation, public liability and crimes compensation claims.
Shyla believes in a full service approach and often assists clients with concurrent claims for transport or workplace injuries, victims of crime application and superannuation claims. Shyla understands the interactions between these different types of claims and works hard to ensure clients can achieve the maximum benefit that they are entitled to under these different systems.
As someone who migrated from Malaysia to Australia, Shyla empathises with the challenges of clients navigating a foreign legal system. Shyla is able to provide services fluently in the Malay language.
Shyla understands how an injury can have a significant impact on every aspect of daily life. Shyla goes into bat for her clients so that they can focus on what is truly important – their recovery.
Before joining the firm, Shyla has had experience in community legal centres and in human rights work, helping members of the community access legal advice they may not otherwise have been able to.
Shyla has been involved in numerous personal injury litigation settlements, including:
Bachelor of Arts – Monash University
Bachelor of Laws (Hons) – Monash University
Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice – College of Law