Tamsin Lawrence

Senior Associate, Australian Business Lawyers & Advisors

Prior to joining ABLA in November 2021 Tamsin was Deputy Director of the Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s Workplace Relations team.

Tamsin oversaw the Chamber’s engagement with implications of the changing future of work for employment regulation.

Tamsin was closely involved in responding on behalf of employers to the National Inquiry into Sexual Harassment in Australia Workplaces, and last year lead the Chamber’s response to the introduction of the Respect at Work Act including the new prohibition on sex-based harassment in the workplace. She also contributed to ACCI’s involvement as an associate employer representative member on the newly formed Federal Government Respect@Work Council.

Tamsin is a highly credentialed employment lawyer and has overseen a wide portfolio of workplace relations policy matters encompassing legislation, enterprise bargaining, industrial disputes, independent contracting and labour hire.

Tamsin also previously advised the Federal Minister for Small and Family Business, Deregulation and the Workplace on workplace policy and legislation.