Chao Ni

Senior Associate

+61 3 8540 0297 +61 408 006 159

About Chao

Chao is a Senior Associate in our Workplace Relations Team and is an Accredited Workplace Relations Specialist.

He is fluent in Mandarin and has extensive experience in the areas of enterprise agreement making, employment law compliance and workplace structuring.

Chao has actively advised and assisted his clients in workplace relations matters.

Chao dedicates his practice to:

  • Modern award compliance
  • Registered workplace agreement making and compliance
  • Termination of employment issues relating to unfair dismissal, general protections (adverse action) and other discrimination based claims
  • Employer superannuation obligations and compliance
  • State laws and regulations such as those relating to long service leave, child employment and OH&S
  • Tailored workplace policies and manuals
  • Common law agreements for employees and contractors
  • Deeds which protect employer intellectual property and confidential information
  • Post-employment restraints and enforceability
  • Application of the latest workplace relations legislation and regulations
  • Sham contracting arrangements
  • Transfer of business and related rules

Chao is a member of the Industrial Relations Society of Victoria Inc. and the Law Institute of Victoria.

If Chao wasn’t a lawyer, he’d be travelling the world with an e-book reader, sampling local delicacies and writing a food blog.