People: Jane Hall, Partner

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Jane Hall

Partner

Melbourne
Direct: +61 3 9631 0703
Mobile: +61 447 150 437
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Jane Hall is a partner in the International Labour, Employment and Safety practice of Seyfarth Shaw in Australia, assisting leading employers to identify, manage and respond to their health and safety risks.

Experienced in both the public and private sectors, expanding across legal and operational roles, Jane has a unique and in-depth understanding of clients’ needs. Jane regularly collaborates with senior executives and governance boards to help them shape and meet their safety goals, the expectations of their stakeholders and comply with the law.

Jane has extensive experience in crisis management across a range of industries and jurisdictions, including advising on stakeholder management, internal and external communications, management of employee welfare, investigations, briefings, remedial measures and expert engagement.

Doyle’s Guide recognises Jane as a ‘Preeminent’ practitioner in Workplace Health & Safety in Australia, she has been listed in Best Lawyers since 2014 for Occupational Health & Safety Law and was featured as a “Women to Watch - Leading the profession” in the April 2015 edition of Australasian Lawyer.

Known for her responsiveness, commitment and ability to handle delicate situations, Jane provides sound, tactical advice across to clients in all industries with significant and complex health and safety risks.

Jane Hall is a partner in the International Labour, Employment and Safety practice of Seyfarth Shaw in Australia, assisting leading employers to identify, manage and respond to their health and safety risks.

Experienced in both the public and private sectors, expanding across legal and operational roles, Jane has a unique and in-depth understanding of clients’ needs. Jane regularly collaborates with senior executives and governance boards to help them shape and meet their safety goals, the expectations of their stakeholders and comply with the law.

Jane has extensive experience in crisis management across a range of industries and jurisdictions, including advising on stakeholder management, internal and external communications, management of employee welfare, investigations, briefings, remedial measures and expert engagement.

Doyle’s Guide recognises Jane as a ‘Preeminent’ practitioner in Workplace Health & Safety in Australia, she has been listed in Best Lawyers since 2014 for Occupational Health & Safety Law and was featured as a “Women to Watch - Leading the profession” in the April 2015 edition of Australasian Lawyer.

Known for her responsiveness, commitment and ability to handle delicate situations, Jane provides sound, tactical advice across to clients in all industries with significant and complex health and safety risks.

Education

  • B.A. LL.B., The Australian National University (1996)

Admissions

  • An Australian legal practitioner, admitted in New South Wales (1997), and admitted in Victoria (2002)

Affiliations

  • Safety Institute of Australia Member
  • Member of the Safety Rehabilitation and Compensation Commission
  • Law Institute of Victoria Member

24 hour incident response line:

1800 390 890

 

Our Australian practice operates as Seyfarth Shaw Australia, an Australian multidisciplinary partnership affiliated with Seyfarth Shaw LLP, a limited liability partnership established in Illinois, USA. Legal services provided by Seyfarth Shaw Australia are provided only by the Australian legal practitioner partners and employees of Seyfarth Shaw Australia.