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Al Salmon



1 Bligh Street
Sydney NSW 2000

Office Telephone: +61 (0)2 9320 4600
Office Fax: +61 (0)2 9320 4666

Direct Dial (Sydney): +61 (0)2 9320 4607

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Al specialises in workplace relations law and advises clients in various industries including construction, commodities, energy and ports and terminals.

Al has over 25 years' workplace law experience advising employers, executives and senior management has held senior executive legal positions with the Fair Work Ombudsman and Fair Work Building and Construction.

Al regularly appears before the Fair Work Commission.

Recent work includes successfully pursuing:

  • A jurisdictional objection to an unfair dismissal claim before the Fair Work Commission.
  • The making of a modern enterprise award in the agribusiness industry replacing eight old enterprise awards.
  • A jurisdictional objection to an application by a union for a protected industrial action ballot.


The Sydney office is one of three HFW offices in Australia advising local and international clients.

With a focus on construction, infrastructure and property projects arising from offshore investment, and international commercial arbitration from commodities and shipping related commercial disputes, the office adds significant capability to our offering throughout Australia and South-East Asia.

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