Juliana Virine is a Senior Associate in the professional registration team in our Brisbane office.
She represents nurses and midwives in a large range of matters before the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia and in investigations conducted by the Office of the Health Ombudsman arising from complaints about health, conduct and performance.
Juliana is committed to social justice and she brings this to her practice. She has practised extensively in:
- health practitioner disciplinary matters;
- industrial litigation;
- unfair dismissal;
- general protections; and
- discrimination and sexual harassment.
Prior to joining Hall Payne Lawyers, Juliana was an Industrial Officer at two of the largest unions in Queensland and the Queensland Council of Unions. She has also worked for the Queensland Government in workplace bullying and harassment management and prevention.
She has extensive experience in assisting workers in both individual and collective employment disputes as well as an in-depth understanding of public sector governance.
Juliana is passionate about ensuring equal access to the law. She is a member of the trade union aid foundation APHEDA and volunteers her legal skills to assist community organisations.