Chris Gardner is a partner in the International Labor & Employment practice of Seyfarth Shaw Australia. He is a workplace relations lawyer who assists leading employers on high stakes advice and litigation. He has a particular passion for advising on workplace strategy and enterprise bargaining and representing employers in union-related litigation. But he also advises and represents employers in individual litigation such as termination of employment, adverse action and bullying. He has worked with clients across sectors including project construction, logistics, manufacturing, maritime, mining and telecommunications.
Chris features in Best Lawyers International for Labor and Employment (since 2008) and in Chambers Global (since 2010). His public comments are often sought after in the media and he has spoken about good faith bargaining on Foxtel’s Law TV and the 2012 bargaining climate on the Qantas Q Radio “Talking Business” program.