Tom Klaassen

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Tom Klaassen


About Tom

Tom is a lawyer in our Perth workplace relations team. He regularly assists in advising clients on all aspects of the employment relationship, including tax and other implications for employee relations strategies.

Tom has represented Australia’s largest employers on discrimination matters. He has also undertaken workplace investigations for large resources companies and instructed counsel on matters at first instance and on appeal in the Federal Court. Before joining our Perth team, he was Associate to the Chief Commissioner of The Western Australian Industrial Relations Commission.

Tom is a Vice President of the Industrial Relations Society of Western Australia and has served as a member of the Audit and Governance Committee for the Town of Bassendean for a number of years.

To complement his workplace relations practice, he is studying a Master of Professional Accounting and received the Tasmanian School of Business and Economics Postgraduate Merit Scholarship.


Workplace Relations

Qualifications & Associations

Bachelor of Laws

Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice (College of Law)

Law Society of WA

Town of Bassendean Audit & Governance Committee Member

Industrial relations Society of WA – Government Representative (Committee Member)

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