Michelle Chadburn

Michelle is a seasoned Senior Associate at NB Employment Law, bringing with her a wealth of experience in employment and workplace health and safety laws across Australia.

She holds a Bachelor of Laws and a Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice from Queensland University of Technology, complemented by a Bachelor of Behavioural Studies from the University of Queensland. Her academic background has provided her with a comprehensive understanding of the legal landscape, enabling her to serve her clients effectively.

Before joining NB Employment Law, Michelle gained valuable experience working with an employer association, the Fair Work Ombudsman, Crown Law (Workplace Relations), and several mid-tier firms.

Her expertise spans all aspects of employment law, work health and safety, discrimination law, and industrial relations. She represents clients in defending against unfair dismissals and general protections, drafts employment contracts, contractor agreements, and workplace policies. Additionally, she advises clients on managing ill and injured employees, genuine redundancies, and performance management of employees.