Our Team

Workplace Relations, Employment and OH&S

Our workplace relations group has full service industrial relations, employment and occupational health & safety expertise. This expertise comes from the team's longstanding experience in a variety of top tier and in-house corporate roles. The team's key strengths are:

  • Strategic IR, enterprise bargaining and industrial litigation (including good faith bargaining, protected action and pickets)
  • Corporate performance, change management and productivity
  • Executive remuneration, contracts and policy
  • OHS and major incidents
  • Unfair dismissal, EEO and adverse action
  • Workplace surveillance and privacy

Our industry experience covers a diverse field:

  • Construction
  • Resources
  • Manufacturing
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Maintenance Engineering
  • Banking and Financial Services
  • Health
  • Education
  • Telecommunications
  • Transport
  • Logistics
  • Primary Industry and Food Processing
  • IT
  • Media
  • Property Services and Real Estate
  • Professional Services
  • Retail

We add value through insight, advice and practical steps.

Invite us out (on our time) for a site tour, a team meeting or a general get together. Our clients often tell us what a genuinely different experience it is to work with us!

Chris Gianatti (the head of the workplace relations, employment and OHS team) is recognised in the area of Employment in Australia as:

Leading Individual - Employment (Australia) - 2015, 2016 & 2017
Leading Individual - Employment (Australia) - 2015, 2016 & 2017
Client Choice Awards in 2015 and 2016
International Client Choice Winner - 2015 and 2016
Excellence in Client Service Winner - 2015 and 2016