Vanessa is a Partner in the Maddocks Employment, Safety and People team. For over 20 years she has advised government and private clients on all aspects of the employment relationship.
Vanessa acts for clients on the management of ill and injured employees, disciplinary issues, performance management, investigations into allegation of inappropriate workplace conduct, executive employment matters and termination of employment issues.
A skilled litigator, Vanessa represents employers in a range of employment related litigation, including unfair dismissal, adverse action, anti-bullying orders, discrimination and sexual harassment.
Vanessa conducts training for employers on matters such as appropriate workplace behaviour, including bullying and harassment, and management of performance and conduct issues.