Leanne Nickels is an employment law practitioner with over 20 years' experience assisting clients in managing workforce challenges, achieving compliance with workplace laws and resolving workplace conflict at the individual and collective level.

Leanne is experienced across a broad spectrum of workplace issues including workplace dispute resolution, legislative and award compliance, managing disciplinary processes, privacy, contract preparation, enterprise bargaining and investigations.

As an advocate, Leanne has appeared in the Fair Work Commission, the Federal Court of Australia and Federal Circuit Court, the District Court of Western Australia, and the Supreme Courts of Western Australia and New South Wales.

Leanne is frequently requested to present at seminars and conferences and is a well-regarded speaker on  workplace issues and employment law best practice.

Since 2014, Leanne has been recognised as a 'Best Lawyer' for employment law by the Australian Financial Review and she is listed as a 'Recommended' employment lawyer by Doyles' guide to the legal profession.