Sharlene Wellard

Principal
Meridian Lawyers

Sharlene Wellard is a Principal of Meridian Lawyers (part of the Guild Group), where she leads their busy workspace relations practice. She is the Immediate past President of the Australian Labour and Employment Relations Association and President of the Industrial Relations Society of New South Wales. Sharlene provides workplace advice and representation to pharmacy employers and was named a finalist in the Mentor of the Year category in the Women in Law Awards.  Sharlene grew up in the western suburbs of Sydney, the first in her family to go to university and the daughter of a single mother who encouraged her to be ambitious, determined and brave in the face of adversity.