Employment, industrial relations and safety laws frequently change and evolve. Working collaboratively with our clients to understand their human resources priorities, requirements and culture, we develop a tailor-made solution for their workplace needs. From IR strategy, risk management and employment contracts, to health and safety, equal employment opportunity, termination, post employment restraints, dispute resolution, enterprise agreements and bargaining, we offer a one stop shop for workplace matters.
Our Employment, Industrial Relations & Safety team is led by an award winning partner with over 20 years experience in the industry. We assist clients to achieve the best commercial outcomes for their business. Snap shots of our practice areas and experience are set out below.
Providing strategy advice to State Government Departments and Agencies on industrial relations matters, including the Department of Transport and Main Roads and Metro South Hospital and Health Service.
Acting in unfair dismissal hearings and providing industrial relations advice to a large not-for-profit provider of aged, home and community care.
International rail services company
Acting for an international rail services company and senior managers in the Federal Circuit Court in defence of a general protections claim by a former employee.
Aviation services company
Acting in unfair dismissal hearings and providing industrial relations advice to an international aviation services company.
Human capital and on hire company
Providing industrial relations advice and litigation support to national labour hire company deploying workers in major industries including mining, manufacturing, engineering, healthcare and construction.
Coal mine owners and operators
Acting in Fair Work Commission proceedings and advising on union right of entry laws.
Our greatest asset is our talented and committed people – they enjoy what they do and value the opportunity to work together and with our clients. Our people are from diverse backgrounds and approach their work with intellectual rigour and enthusiasm. Find out more