EXECUTIVE COUNSEL & TEAM LEADER
Sophie holds Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Arts degrees from the University of New South Wales. She was admitted as a solicitor in 2003.
Prior to joining Harmers, Sophie worked as an in-house lawyer at the Australian Human Rights Commission and the Equality and Human Rights Commission (England, Scotland and Wales). Prior to that, she worked as a solicitor in the litigation group of a leading Australian law firm.
Sophie works on a broad range of matters for both corporate and individual clients. Her corporate work addresses issues such as executive remuneration and separation, workplace strategies for managing risk, compliance and matters of reputational significance to clients. Specific experience includes:
Sophie also provides in-house training for clients on matters such as performance management, inappropriate workplace behaviour, and work health and safety. She is also the co-lead author of the work health and safety modules for LexisNexis Australia‘s Practical Guidance series.