Provided by Fiona Leppan
Occupational Health & Safety
Mining & Minerals
Industrials, Manufacturing & Trade
Technology & Communications
Fiona Leppan is a Director in our Employment Law practice, and Joint Head of the Mining & Minerals sector. She has extensive experience in the field of employee relations both from a litigation perspective and in terms of strategic planning. Training and development in this field has been a focal point. Fiona has actively trained clients on how to deal with internal disputes and to conduct enquiries and arbitrations. She has also established entire dispute resolution processes for a number of mining houses where disputes were dealt with by way of private conciliation and arbitration. Fiona works in various industries including mining, metals, engineering, retail, broadcasting, financial services and the commercial distributive trade. She has also been involved in occupational health and safety work.
Fiona's sector specialities include Employment litigation, individual labour law, collective bargaining law and strategic planning and Occupational Health & Safety in Mining & Minerals.
Member of the SAEFA Industrial Relations Forum in the Metals' Industry
Fiona Leppan is routinely engaged by employers to assist with collective bargaining and industrial action and has considerable experience appearing before the Labour Courts. She additionally advises on employment law matters such as disciplinary proceedings and dismissals.
"Fiona Leppan is diligent, thorough and an expert in her field." "She has excellent communication skills and judgement and is able to think outside of the box."