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Ilona Strong
Ilona Strong
Ilona Strong Special Counsel
t: +61 3 9291 2338
o: Melbourne

Ilona Strong

Special Counsel

About Ilona

Ilona focuses on resolving state statutory classes claims, which is an area in which she has practiced for more than 10 years. Ilona enjoys all aspects of her work, particularly the forensic assessment of medical evidence and understanding the industries in which her clients operate.

What she does
Ilona advises clients on all stages of resolving a statutory classes claim. She takes a holistic approach, which reflects clients' business needs. Ilona regularly acts for clients at conciliation and in the Victorian Magistrates' and County Courts, both in Melbourne and on circuit. She also acts for clients based in Tasmania.
Who she works with
Ilona works with self-insured clients that operate in a range of industries, including manufacturing, retail and banking.
Work done recently
What her clients say

"Sparke Helmore has long been Goodman Fielder's provider of choice for all statutory classes of insurance legal matters. The service and advice provided by Ilona Strong is at all times of high quality and delivered in a timely and professional manner. To have the support of a firm that delivers a results-oriented service is essential for Goodman Fielder's ongoing success.   
I commend the service provided by Sparke Helmore and Ilona Strong and look forward to a successful partnership into the future."
Amy Russell, Workers Compensation Claims Manager (Australia), Goodman Fielder Limited

Qualifications
Ilona has a Bachelor of Arts and a Bachelor of Laws (Hons) degree.
Life before Sparkes
Ilona worked at Abbott Stillman & Wilson, where she completed her articles.
Life outside of Sparkes
Ilona is a busy mum of two who prides herself on trying to give her work and her family life 110% of her attention. On the weekend, Ilona enjoys cooking with her kids and going to the Moonee Valley Races, where she is a member.