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Jessica Zhang

Jessica has been a valued staff member of Henry Carus + Associates since 2011. She works primarily as a paralegal who has assisted the firm in its growth over the years.

She is an integral part of the firm’s relationship with the Chinese Community, as she is fluent in Mandarin and English. She takes part in bringing knowledge of personal injury law to the Chinese community as a co-speaker on a local radio program.

Jessica graduated from Shanghai Polytechnic University in China and completed a further diploma of Conveyancing at RMIT. As a migrant herself, she truly understands the perspectives, needs and frustrations of foreigners trying to navigate the legal system. Her understanding and compassion are invaluable assets to our firm and clients.

Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with family travelling and exploring Australia.

2011 to present
Henry Carus & Associates
Paralegal

2009 to 2011
Scott Ashwood
Settlement Agent

2006 to 2009
Real Value Conveyancing
Conveyancer

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Carolyn is a lovely person, who was in excellent health, enjoying her retirement years with her husband when hit as a pedestrian by a car. She made a relatively good recovery but was left with serious physical consequences that we could see warranted a TAC serious injury certificate and compensation. We were fortunate to achieve such for Carolyn without the need for any litigation.

Carolyn now writes to us…

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Jianzhong was working as a warehouse worker when he injured his back. It was a significant injury, but Jianzhong tried to continue working but was eventually unable to work without considerable pain in his back. He remained hopeful he could be retrained, but as an older worker with almost no English skills, he slowly realized that he would not be able to work again.

He asked us to help him, and…

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Walter contacted us after a fall at his retirement village. He suffered a nasty fall in circumstances we thought could have been avoided by those managing the village. We commenced proceedings for him, and soon thereafter the Defendant’s insurance company made an offer to settle the claim. We advised Walter to wait and seek more, and the more came later at a mediation. Walter showed great patience and willingness…

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Dr Goloub has a number of patients who are clients of Henry Carus + Associates. He wrote to us to express support for the services we provide to his clients.

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Nora was employed as an Office Commercial Cleaner who suffered injuries to her shoulder and back in the course of her employment.

She underwent right shoulder surgery but had limited benefit and could not see any hope of improvement with further surgery. In the end she was left with a total inability to return to employment.

She came to us for advice noting she only really speaks Spanish. Fortunately, we have…

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Adam contacted our office seeking advice on behalf of his father Chris who was 66 years old at the time. Chris had participated in a clinical trial for a chemotherapy drug as an option for treatment of his cancer, after it was recommended to him by his doctor. Unfortunately this drug had devastating consequences for Chris, leaving him a quadriplegic and significantly reducing his life expectancy to approximately 1…

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Colleen met with us after tripping on a footpath whilst on her daily walk around her neighborhood.
A section of the concrete footpath on her street had been excavated for water works which she did not see.
Sadly we discovered that the organisations responsible for excavating the footpath failed to do anything to repair the footpath when the works were completed.
Not only that, nothing was done to cordon off the depression,…

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Virginia’s son in law rang our office 2 weeks after a very tragic accident.

We immediately visited Virginia at the hospital and obtained her instructions in person.

The accident was entirely the driver’s fault. We then obtained police report which confirmed this. We were determined to get Virginia compensation that she deserves, as soon as possible.

To bring a claim for common law damages, Virginia needs to get a Serious Injury Certificate…

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Olivia came to Henry Carus + Associates after suffering a serious injury to her back when the chair she was sitting on at a restaurant collapsed. Olivia’s life and her ability to continue running her business was severely impacted by the injury.

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Chloe was on her way to work driving on the Westgate freeway. She was in the left-hand lane when the driver of a B-Double truck travelling in the next lane suddenly crossed into her lane and hit the right rear wheel of her car. She spun across the front of the truck and the truck continued to push her car sideways along the freeway until she spun again into…

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