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Jennifer van Bronswijk

Senior Associate - Sydney

Areas of Expertise

Workplace Relations & Safety

Expertise

Jennifer is a senior workplace relations practitioner with diverse experience in providing astute industrial and employment advice. With over eight years' experience, she is a trusted adviser, partnering with clients to achieve commercial and sustainable workplace relations outcomes.

Jennifer brings a unique perspective, with a blend of private practice and in-house experience. She understands the critical importance of business objectives in finding solutions to complex legal problems.

Experience

Jennifer’s recent experience includes:

  • advising on the full range of workplace relations matters including industrial instrument interpretation and application, termination of employment, employment contracts, confidentiality and restraint undertakings, policies and procedures, restructuring, transfer of business and independent contractors
  • advising on large scale strategic projects including enterprise agreement negotiations, employee fitness for work management and industrial instrument coverage for new business ventures
  • offering strategic and practical legal advice to resolve sensitive disputes, in relation to terminations, managing ill and injured employees, business restructures and disciplinary and performance management
  • advising and representing employers in general protections, unfair dismissal, and discrimination proceedings
  • strategising to resolve highly complex industrial disputes that significantly impact business operations including enterprise agreement interpretation matters, including through proceedings in the Fair Work Commission.