Employment relations specialist partner joins Gadens

National firm Gadens has appointed Brett Feltham as a Partner in its Employment Advisory Team. Brett joins Gadens from DLA Piper, and has also previously worked at PwC Legal and Deacons (now Norton Rose Fulbright).

Grant Scott-Hayward, Gadens Chief Executive Officer said:
"Brett's appointment is an exciting addition to our growing Employment Advisory Team. With 20 years’ experience in complex and strategic employment and workplace relations matters, Brett will help lead our strategy of further developing this key growth area for the firm. He advises international and Australian listed and private companies, and also has expertise in relation to all aspects of executive remuneration and employee incentive arrangements".

Commenting on his decision to join Gadens, Brett Feltham said:
"Gadens is a great firm. Their inspired vision and strong strategic outlook are what most attracted me to the firm. The collaborative culture across the various practice areas is of significant benefit to clients and adds outstanding value to their business outcomes and objectives. I am also looking forward to ensuring that Gadens' existing and future clients benefit from the specialist knowledge and experience I will bring, especially in the area of executive remuneration and incentives".

"Brett's expertise will complement existing capabilities across our firm and enhance our specialist offerings for clients. It gives us great pleasure to welcome Brett to Gadens", concludes Mr. Scott-Hayward.

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For more information, contact:

Grant Scott-Hayward
Chief Executive Officer, Gadens Melbourne
T: +61 3 9612 8273
M: +61 400 993 746
E: grant.scotthayward@gadens.com

Russell Fox
Head of Business Development and Marketing
T: +61 3 9612 8285
M: +61 415 500 753
E: russell.fox@gadens.com

About Gadens

Gadens is a leading, independent Australian top 10 law firm with over 700 people, including 87 partners. The firm regularly undertakes highly complex and day-to-day legal matters for a wide range of clients. These include major Australian and multi-national organisations – Gadens is advisor to more than a quarter of the Top 200 companies listed on the ASX – as well as small to medium sized businesses.

Well regarded for our specialist, market-leading practices, we work with clients across a number of industry specialisations. Our significant breadth and depth of expertise encompasses banking and finance, corporate advisory and tax, dispute resolution, employment advisory, government, intellectual property and technology, private clients, property and construction, planning and environment, recovery and insolvency.


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