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Morgan Buckeridge

Lawyer
+61.2.9513.2488
Fax +61.2.9513.2399

Ms. Buckeridge is a labour, employment and workplace safety lawyer. She has assisted clients across a range of industries including, tourism, hospitality, cleaning services, manufacturing, construction, retail and energy distribution.

Ms. Buckeridge advises clients on all aspects of the employment relationship, from negotiating the terms of contract in the hiring process to defending claims in the Fair Work Commission. She also has experience with enterprise agreement negotiations and industrial disputes. 

 

Professional Background

Prior to joining K&L Gates, Ms. Buckeridge worked in a boutique employment law firm providing workplace advice to both employees and employers.

Professional/Civic Activities

  • Law Society of New South Wales member 
  • Member of the Young Lawyers Workplace and Safety Law Committee 
  • Volunteer for the Fair Work Commission Duty Solicitor Scheme
  • Drafting and advising on a variety of employment documentation including contracts, policies, individual flexibility agreements, consultancy agreements, deeds of release, and restraint of trade provisions. 
  • Advising on corporate restructures, transfer of employment, redundancies and consultation obligations. 
  • Providing advice regarding unlawful termination, reasonable notice and breach of contract claims. 
  • Assisting clients to initiate/defend unfair dismissal and general protections proceedings in the Fair Work Commission. 
  • Assisting with the drafting, interpretation and/or negotiation of collective enterprise agreements in the live performance, cleaning services, traffic management, construction and energy distribution industries.
  • Providing assistance with workplace investigations relating to misconduct, discrimination, harassment and bullying allegations.