Leila is a special counsel in the labour, employment and workplace safety group in Sydney. She has experience advising clients on issues in employment and industrial law in various sectors including technology, retail and consumer, manufacturing, life sciences, aviation and professional services.
Leila also works on the employment aspects of commercial and transactional issues including mergers and acquisitions, share sale arrangements, corporate restructures, transfer of business and transfer of employment situations. In addition, she advises on the termination of employment arrangements, including unfair dismissal and adverse action claims, as well as the protection of confidential information and trade secrets.
Prior to joining K&L Gates, Leila worked as a special counsel at an international law firm. Before this she worked in the private sector for employer organisations.
- Pro bono and Women in the Profession committees at K&L Gates