Shana is the Managing Principal of Sasphire Legal, a new consultancy based employment law firm. Shana is also employment law Consulting Principal for Keypoint Law, a new and exciting law firm in Australia. Shana also consulted to Harmers Workplace Lawyers, a leading employment and industrial law firm in Australia.
Shana brings over 20 years experience in practice. Shana was a long-standing Senior Team Leader at Harmers Workplace lawyers and was formerly their Managing Partner and CEO. Shana is one of Australia’s leading workplace lawyers with extensive experience across all areas of workplace law. Shana holds a Bachelor of Laws degree with Distinction from the University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg and a Master of Laws degree from Cambridge University.
Shana began her legal career as a barrister in South Africa. Shana was the lead lawyer on the Allco litigation to recover employee entitlements. she has extensive experience advising clients on terminations, redundancies, unfair dismissals, unfair contract cases, risk management and litigation in relation to employment and industrial issues, as well as the resolution and prevention of industrial disputes. Shana has also been involved in a number of high profile discrimination matters.
Shana has provided numerous multi-national and blue chip clients with strategic solutions on industrial and employment issues.
Shana is a frequent guest speaker at Employment Law conferences and runs training for clients on all aspects of workplace law.