Adriana is a Senior Associate in the Employment, Safety and Migration team as well as a highly experienced migration lawyer and agent. Adriana has a broad scope of private practice experience in employment and industrial relations matters. In the migration space, Adriana has vast transactional, advisory and litigation based experience in corporate and individual migration, assisting both listed and unlisted corporations with all of their global mobility related needs.

Given Adriana’s dual skill-set, she has gained significant exposure in assisting start-up companies, global clients and locally based business alike with managing their workforce needs as well as their global mobility practices including the introduction and settlement of foreign workers on a temporary and/or permanent basis and managing obligations, compliance and contentious issues.

“I build genuine partnerships with my clients by being across and ready to take forward the full scope of their people operations related needs.”

Significant matters

Large real estate agency – advice, representation and settlement of litigated complaint involving proceedings in the AHRC and concurrently in the Supreme Court of NSW.

Large regionally based meat industry business – managing disputed eligibility with the Department of Home Affairs over a high number of processing visa applications, in relation to the interpretation of migration regulations, resulting in approval of all applications.

International tech conglomerate – advice and representation in relation to managing fast moving and high volume global mobility needs, and successful managing and settling contentious matters with the Fair Work Commission.

Bachelor of Laws, Macquarie University Sydney

Bachelor of Arts, Macquarie University Sydney

Graduate Diploma (Legal Practice), The College of Law

Registered Migration Agent (MARN 1277847)

A copy of the Migration Agent’s Code of Conduct can be found here.

Member, Young Lawyers of NSW

Member, Law Society of NSW

Member, Migration Agents Registration Authority

  • Employment advice
  • Discrimination and Harassment complaints
  • Fair Work Commission disputes
  • Conduct of Workplace investigations
  • Workplace related advice
  • Labour, employment and global mobility advice
  • Corporate Immigration
  • Individual Immigration
  • Administration Appeals Tribunal litigation management

related contacts

Kian Bone VIC
Adam Foster VIC
Luke Gattuso VIC
Tony Gooch NSW
George Haros VIC
John-Anthony Hodgens QLD