Stephen has more than 25 years’ experience in law including general commercial law, commercial dispute resolution and employment law. He provides constructive advice to assist clients to achieve favourable outcomes in the formation, interpretation and enforcement of their commercial contracts.
Stephen has broad commercial experience across a range of industries including manufacturing, transport and logistics, distribution, IT, agribusiness and the promotions industry.
Stephen is a qualified mediator with extensive experience and expertise in resolution of a broad range of commercial disputes and workplace and employment law, areas in which he has acted for both Government and private enterprise in both Federal and State Courts.
Advising clients across a range of industries, including:
Transport & Logistics
Retail & Wholesale Distribution
The promotions industry
Drafting and advising on the interpretation of commercial contracts including:
Supply and service agreements
Terms of trade
Licence and distribution agreements
Sponsorship, advertising and promotional agreements.
Commercial dispute resolution using conciliation, mediation, arbitration and litigation.
Employment law, workplace health and safety advice including chain of responsibility.
Disputes involving employment issues and discrimination.
Stephen enjoys a game of golf.
Best Lawyers in Australia, Labour and Employment Law (since 2017)