Rachael is a Partner in the Workplace Relations Group, Holman Webb in Sydney and has many years of experience in the fields of employment and food safety law.
She has previously acted as a prosecutor for the WorkCover Authority of NSW and Food Authority of NSW for over 14 years. Rachael has conducted and assisted in a number of matters for the Food Authority of NSW.
In the area of food law she works closely with Holman Webb’s commercial team who have legal expertise in all aspects of marketing products, including food labelling, and IP protection and enforcement in the areas of trade mark, copyright and designs.
The increasing activity by regulators to enforce food safety standards, the potential criminal penalties which can be imposed on business owners, directors and employees for breaches of food legislation, and the interest shown by consumers in the publication of the failings of food business make this area of paramount importance to any successful food business.
Rachael is a member of the NSW Law Society; the NSW EEO Practitioners Association; Women Lawyers Association; Sydney Law Society; and Member of the Appeals Panel of Netball NSW.