Azmeena Hussain OAM is a Principal at Maurice Blackburn Lawyers, Chairperson of the Islamic Museum of Australia, Non-Executive Director at Football Victoria and the Victorian Institute of Sport and a Football Australia FIFA Women’s World Cup Ambassador.
In addition, she is a member of the SBS Advisory Committee. She has extensive experience in workplace law and is a member of the Victoria Statutory WorkCover Advisory Committee. She is listed in the prestigious Doyle’s Guide as a preeminent Australian personal injuries lawyer and is a Law Institute of Victoria Accredited Specialist. She has a strong passion for equality and social inclusion. She is an outgoing Director and Trustee of the Victorian Womens’ Trust, Deputy Chair at InTouch Multicultural Centre against Family Violence, Advisor to Victoria Police, Chief Commissioner’s Human Rights Strategic Committee, AFL Multicultural Advisor and Vice President of the Office for Women at the ICV.
Most recently, she was awarded an Order of Australia medal for her contribution to the community and the law.