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Seyfarth Shaw LLP

Firm Details

Seyfarth Shaw delivers on high impact advisory, high stakes litigation for leading employers through specialised expertise in employment, workplace relations and workplace health and safety law.

We support our clients to create high performing workplaces, making them efficient and safer in the long term.

Seyfarth is Australia’s only dedicated labour, employment and safety provider servicing leading employers as part of a global firm. Our partners are widely regarded as market leaders in their field. Their considerable experience, when combined with our innovative client service delivery model, has established Seyfarth as a premier labour, employment and safety practice in Australia. We draw upon the collective wisdom of all of the firm’s partners for the benefit of our clients, and we can align experience with client need irrespective of location.

To us, working in collaboration with our clients means seeing their problem or opportunity as our own. When needed to help make a business critical decision, we don’t fence sit. We say what we think and help make a call.

Law Firm of the Year Awards

  • Labour and Employment Law in Australia (2021)

Top Listed State Awards

  • Top Listed in District of Columbia in Construction Law with 5 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Illinois in Employment Law - Management with 11 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Illinois in Labor Law - Management with 9 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Massachusetts in Labor Law - Management with 4 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Illinois in Litigation - Labor and Employment with 5 lawyers

Top Listed City Awards

  • Top Listed in Washington in Construction Law with 5 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Chicago in Employment Law - Management with 11 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Boston in Labor Law - Management with 4 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Chicago in Labor Law - Management with 9 lawyers
  • Top Listed in New York in Litigation - Labor and Employment with 10 lawyers
  • Top Listed in Chicago in Litigation - Labor and Employment with 5 lawyers

Awards

  • Kids in Need of Defense (KIND) 2012 Allegiance Award
  • Top Ten Best Law Firms for Women by National Association of Women Executives
  • Best Places to Work for LBGT Equality per Human Reights Campaign Corporate Equality Index
  • Chicago Legal Clinic 2012 Charles J. O'Laughlin Memorial Award
  • Top 100 Law Firm for Diversity by Multicultural Law Magazine

"Law Firm of the Year"

Law Firm of the Year Badge for 2021 Australia
Australia's 2021 "Law Firm of the Year" in Labour and Employment Law

Firm Practice Areas

  • Labour and Employment Law
  • Safety

Office Locations

Australia

Australia

Melbourne, Australia

Level 27

55 Collins Street

Melbourne VIC 3000

Australia

61 3 9631 0700

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Sydney, Australia

Level 40

Governor Phillip Tower

1 Farrer Place

Sydney NSW 2000

Australia

61 2 8256 0400

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China: Global Firms

China: Global Firms

Shanghai, China: Global Firms

15th Floor Tower 2, Jing An Kerry Centre

1539 Nanjing Road West

Shanghai 200040

China: Global Firms

86 21 2221 0600

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Hong Kong

Hong Kong

Central, Hong Kong

Suite 3701, 37/F, Edinburgh Tower

The Landmark

15 Queen's Road

Central

Hong Kong

852 3956 0600

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United Kingdom

United Kingdom

London, United Kingdom

CityPoint

One Ropemaker Street

London EC2Y 9AW

United Kingdom

44 207 763 2500

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United States

United States

California

California

Los Angeles, CA

2029 Century Park East, Suite 3500

Los Angeles, CA 90067-3021

United States

(310) 277.7200

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Los Angeles, CA

601 South Figueroa Street, Suite 3300

Los Angeles, CA 90017-5793

United States

(213) 270.9600

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Sacramento, CA

400 Capitol Mall, Suite 2350

Sacramento, CA 95814-4428

United States

(916) 448.0159

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San Francisco, CA

560 Mission Street, Suite 3100

San Francisco, CA 94105-2930

United States

(415) 397.2823

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District of Columbia

District of Columbia

Washington, DC

975 F Street, NW

Washington, DC 20004

United States

(202) 463.2400

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Georgia

Georgia

Atlanta, GA

1075 Peachtree Street, NE, Suite 2500

Atlanta, GA 30309-3962

United States

(404) 885.1500

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Illinois

Illinois

Chicago, IL

233 South Wacker Drive, Suite 8000

Chicago, IL 60606-6448

United States

(312) 460.5000

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Massachusetts

Massachusetts

Boston, MA

Seaport East, Suite 300

Two Seaport Lane

Boston, MA 02210-2028

United States

(617) 946.4800

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New York

New York

New York, NY

620 Eighth Avenue, 32nd Floor

New York, NY 10018-1405

United States

(212) 218.5500

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North Carolina

North Carolina

Charlotte, NC

121 West Trade Street, Suite 2020

Charlotte, NC 28202

United States

(704) 925.6060

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Texas

Texas

Houston, TX

700 Milam Street, Suite 1400

Houston, TX 77002-2792

United States

(713) 225.2300

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Washington

Washington

Seattle, WA

999 Third Avenue, Suite 3000

Seattle, WA 98104-3100

United States

(206) 946.4910

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