Helen joined our breakthru Board in November 2016 as a Director. Helen has practised exclusively in employment and industrial law for over twenty years and was previously a partner of a leading Australian specialist workplace relations firm. Helen specialises in general employment and industrial law and has worked with key organisations in a number of industries. She is recognised for being able to develop a unique alliance with her clients – developing strategies to enable clients to navigate multiple layers of legislation and achieve their business objectives.
Helen’s wide ranging experience includes drafting employment contract and policies, providing strategic and legal advice in relation to a number of change management initiatives and acting for individual clients in relation to disputes and potential disputes with their former or current employer. Helen has also provided extensive advice on discrimination issues, occupational health and safety matters and senior executive remunerations and termination.
Helen is an accredited specialist in Employment Law by the Law Society of New South Wales.