Jessica is a Workplace Relations and Safety Lawyer. Jessica has experience in and assisted on a variety of employment relations and work health and safety matters.

Jessica also works closely with the Litigation team. She has been involved in assisting clients on insolvency matters and general commercial disputes.

In addition, Jessica has assisted in preparing training material for Executive Leadership with respect of industrial manslaughter laws, due diligence, and officer’s duties.

Jessica represents clients in a large number of industries including transport, manufacturing, tourism and construction. During her time in the Workplace Relations and Safety team Jessica has acquired a special interest in workplace investigations and prosecutions and has assisted with the preparation leading up to committal hearings, and employment disputes in the Fair Work Commission.

Areas of Expertise

Recent Articles by Jessica Pemberton

Important changes to work health and safety laws

The Victorian Government has introduced the Occupational Health and Safety and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2021 (Bill). The Bill captures labour hire arrangements which means employers will owe the same duties to labour hire workers as they do towards their...
28 June, 2021