Sophie McCowan
Special Counsel

Areas of Expertise 

  • Award and Enterprise Agreement Interpretation
  • Contracts of Employment
  • Disciplinary Action and Termination of Employment
  • Industrial Action
  • Redundancies
  • Representation and Advocacy
  • Transfer of Business
  • Workplace Investigations
  • Restraint Provisions
  • Outsourcing


Sophie has over 15 years’ experience specialising in workplace relations, working in private practice and the public sector including Director Legal (VIC/TAS) for the Fair Work Building and Construction Commission and previously as Senior Associate at Herbert Smith Freehills.


  • Bachelor of Laws (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Arts