Iona Sjahadi

Senior Associate

T: +61 (0) 2 9376 1128
F: +61 (0) 2 9376 1111
M: 0416 864 224


Iona joined HBA as a Senior Associate in March 2015 with strong experience in public and product liability claims, workers’ compensation and fraud. She represents clients in the NSW District Court, Supreme Court and Court of Appeal. Practicing law since May 2006, Iona has worked primarily in public liability defence and CTP (motor accidents) claims on behalf of Australia’s largest insurers.

Areas of expertise

Iona’s experience managing major, complex and catastrophic claims spans 10 years, including senior roles at Vardanega Roberts Solicitors, NRMA and Sparke Helmore Lawyers. Her time as a Senior Injury Claims Consultant at NRMA saw her managing a team responsible for litigated and unlitigated claims, CARS matters and fraud cases. She is adept at identifying and investigating fraud claims, and maintains strong client relationships through timely and accurate advices, and value add services.

Why clients like her

Iona seeks to engage with clients beyond expectations and is highly responsive to their unique needs. Her commitment and accessibility is fueled by her genuine passion for insurance litigation, witnessed in her critical understanding of the insurance industry and its players.