Understanding my clients and their commercial objectives is at the heart of what I do. I work hard for my clients to provide results.
Complex legal issues are usually best resolved quickly and practically.
Prior to joining Addisons in 2012, I worked as an Associate to a Federal Court Judge. This required me to have regard to the fine detail of matters which is where the solution usually lies. I have taken that learning into private legal practice.
I work for major corporations as well as individuals on a range of complex matters.
LLB - University of Technology Sydney
Member, Urban Development Institute of Australia, Young Leaders Committee
Member, Planning Institute of Australia
Australia's War on Waste
19 October 2018
There has been a greater focus in Australia in recent months on the environmental consequences of waste and, in particular, the generation of waste from packaging particularly in light of the restrictions on exportation of recyclable waste to China. In late September 2018, new National Waste Targets for 2025 were revealed including an aim that 100% of all Australia’s packaging will be reusable, recyclable or compostable by 2025.
Bigger ACL Penalties for Christmas
09 October 2018
Businesses beware. The penalty regime for consumer law in Australia has undergone a serious overhaul – just in time for the countdown to Christmas.
From 1 September 2018, the maximum pecuniary penalties the ACCC can seek for each contravention of the Australian Consumer Law (ACL) increased significantly.
Employment Law in Australia Overview
05 October 2018
In Australia, employment is primarily regulated by legislation at the Federal level. There are some areas, notably long service leave, which continue to be regulated at the State and Territory level.