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Legal advisory services

Sherrin Advisory

Influence Global is proud to partner with Sherrin Advisory, to provide legal advisory services.

Sherrin Advisory (ABN 25 567 293 087) is led by lawyer, Mel Sherrin (she/her), who has specialised in not-for-profit law, employment, risk and compliance – as well as being a Senior Consultant at Influence Global.

Mel’s relevant qualifications include:

  • A current practicing certificate to practice law in Victoria
  • Admitted as a Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Victoria (October 2011)
  • Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice, Leo Cussen (2011)
  • Juris Doctor, RMIT (2010)

Our offerings include:

Employment law for employers

  • Disputes
  • Employment contracts
  • Review of policy documents
  • Investigations
  • General advice

Contract and service agreement advice

  • Helping organisations set up legal relations with another company (such as drafting contracts and non-disclosure agreements)

Not-for-profit law

  • Drafting or amending constitutions
  • Preparing policies
  • Checking the compliance of current documents and practices

Services for individuals

  • Wills and bequests

Our experience:

Mel's brings significant relevant professional experience to her leadership of Sherrin Advisory, including:

  • General Counsel and Company Secretary (Executive Role), Neami Group (2017-2022)
  • Director and Company Secretary, Red Stitch Actors Theatre (2024-present)
  • Company Secretary, Terrain Natural Resource Management (2022-present)
  • Legal consultant, International Aid agency: Delivered a project to advise on all legislative compliance obligations for this well-known organisation's Australian and South Pacific operations (2023)
  • Lawyer, Holley Nethercote Lawyers (2010-2013)
  • Regulatory Compliance, Holley Nethercote Lawyers (2008-2009)

Contact us for more information and to discuss your legal support needs.

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