James Parkinson

Special Counsel

James is a senior employment and industrial relations practitioner with a focus on individual and collective workplace disputes, practising across both state and federal courts and tribunals.

He understands the need for practical, timely and pragmatic solutions to complex issues that may arise in the workplace, particularly in organisations that operate on a 24/7 work-cycle

James experience includes assisting organisations in media, mining, transport and logistics and building, maintenance and construction industries.

Whether its day shift or night shift, James is always ready to assist.


Listed in Doyle’s Guide as an Australian Employment & WHS Law Rising Star – 2021-2023.

 Recognised in Best Lawyers in Labour and Employment Law – 2024.