Workplace Law

Smart, workable advice that connects organisations and their people.

workplace law

People are the most important, but often the most complex part of an organisation. Coming together as a community of solvers, we put people first. Providing not just sound legal advice but connected expertise and deep contextual understanding that’s human-led and tech-powered. As part of PwC, our integrated service puts a legal lens over a broad range of Workplace issues. We provide advice that not only helps take care of the people your business has now, but helps plan for those they’ll need in the future. It’s all part of The New Equation.

Integrated Services

Backed by the power of PWC’s community of solvers, we unlock a wealth of experience from leading experts across all matters that affect our clients workforce. Whether working with our Workforce team, tax team or consulting team, we share insights and develop value-added opportunities for our clients. When needed, we become an extension of your business team, integrating with its operation.

Legal Services

We bring legal advice into context and connect it with the wider business needs of our needs, delivering decision-making confidence. We start by asking about the strategic needs of your business and build solutions to get you there. Our legal expertise and broad sector knowledge, enables us to guide you with leading data insights. We work across all areas of Workplace Relations and Employment Law including wage trust, deals and transactions, industrial relations, diversity and inclusion, change and restructuring, and employment.

How we can help

We bring strategic legal advice into context and connect it with the wider business needs of our clients. Delivering decision-making  confidence through good advice wrapped in legal solutions.

Wage trust (enterprise agreements and modern award compliance)

M&A and deal transactions

Diversity, inclusion & equal opportunity

Industrial relations and enterprise bargaining

Employment law, dismissal & general protections

Employment contracts, policies & restraint

Restructuring, redundancy & redeployment

Workplace investigations, legal audit and training

Safety and risk management

Meet our Workplace team

As Workplace specialists, we understand that people are at the centre of all that we do. Our lawyers think differently and care about relationships. We are collaborators and understand when to bring other people into a conversation to enhance outcomes.

Our people


Paul Saward

Partner, Melbourne, PwC Australia

+61 438 938 474


Jensen Li

Partner, Legal Business Solutions, Melbourne, PwC Australia

+61 433 942 706


Nick Li

Partner, Melbourne, PwC Australia

+61 413 882 387



Adrian Chotar

Partner, Legal Business Solutions, Sydney, PwC Australia

+61 2 8266 1320


Aidan Douglas

Partner, Legal, Sydney, PwC Australia


Andrew Wheeler

Partner, Legal, Sydney, PwC Australia

+61 400 260 021


Nathan Greenfield

Partner, Sydney, PwC Australia

+61 404 234 531


Sally Woodward

Partner, Legal Leader, Sydney, PwC Australia

+61 410 576 501