Belinda is a Partner in the Workplace Relations & Safety team of Cooper Grace Ward Lawyers. She is an experienced advisor and advocate in her field of employment law, industrial relations, anti-discrimination and safety and provides her clients with technical advice delivered commercially, with a friendly and accessible approach.
Belinda is an experienced and sought after public speaker, regularly delivering seminars at conferences and training seminars on a large range of matters surrounding the areas of employment, industrial relations, discrimination and safety law.
Belinda regularly runs practical half-day training to in-house legal advisors, managers and HR professionals providing guidance in managing complex workplace issues such as conducting workplace investigations, occupational health and safety compliance, employment essentials for small to medium enterprises, complying with bullying, sexual harassment and discrimination laws from an employer’s perspective, managing ill and injured employees, drafting compliant HR policies and performance management tips and traps.
Belinda also regularly delivers customised internal training to her valued clients on topics such as sexual harassment, discrimination and bullying. These sessions are provided in group sessions for compliance with WH&S laws and can also be delivered individually pursuant to performance management matters.
She is a qualified Mental Health First Aid Instructor with Mental Health First Aid Australia and runs frequent training for nominated workplace representatives on standard mental health, mental health for the Australian Legal Profession and Refresher training for mental health first aid officers. Belinda is also a member of the Queensland Law Society Wellness Committee and regularly delivers industry training to legal professionals on mental health in the workplace. Belinda is also a regular speaker at industry events on the topics of mental illness in the workplace and the management of ill and injured employees.
Belinda has been listed in Best Lawyers Australia for Labour and Employment every year since 2013. Her articles are regularly published on industry websites and employment law forums.
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Available for: Keynote Speaker; Panel Speaker; Guest Speaker; Workshops.
Categories: Law & Politics; HR, IR & Safety.
Travels from: Brisbane