Sharifah is a solicitor in our Insurance & Health team and is based in our Melbourne office.
Sharifah specialises in employment practices liability (EPL) claims.
Prior to joining BN, Sharifah practised in Queensland and has experience acting for private and public service employees in a broad range of matters, including:
- Unfair dismissals;
- General protections;
- Unlawful discrimination;
- Outstanding entitlements; and
- Discipline and show cause processes.
“Considering we spend a third of our lives working, I am honoured to be able to utilise my skills and experience to make an immediate and positive impact on an important part of people’s lives.”
Sharifah has been involved in litigation in the Federal Courts of Australia relating to general protections, breach of contract and sex discrimination. In addition, she has experience running matters in the Fair Work Commission, Queensland and Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunals, Queensland Industrial Relations Commission, Queensland Human Rights Commission and the Australian Human Rights Commission.
Sharifah is a member of the Law Institute of Victoria and holds a Diploma in Law & Management, Bachelor of Science in Business (Hons), Bachelor of Laws and a Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice.