Naomi Seddon’s legal career spans 3 countries over the last 16 years, where she has worked with nearly 2,000 different companies across many different markets and industries. She is also one of the few lawyers in the world to hold legal qualifications from 3 different countries. In 2016 Naomi was named by Legal 500 as a top attorney in the United States for legal advice and counselling.
Naomi works with clients across the globe on issues ranging from market entry, local compliance, managing legal risk and litigation, growth and acquisitions, global migration, global benefits plans and policies, downsizing, restructures, employee management issues and terminations.
In addition to her role as an international lawyer, Naomi is regularly called upon to advise boards and executive management on their people issues. Naomi is also an experienced board member herself and is currently a Non-Executive Director, Lead Independent Director, Audit and Risk Committee member and Chair of the Nomination and Remuneration Committee and Chair of the Diversity and Inclusion Advisory Board of ASX-listed company Megaport Limited.
Naomi also sits on the Board of Surrogacy Australia. Naomi’s debut book Milk and Margaritas looks at navigating a range of serious health issues and child loss and challenges long-held myths around women’s health issues and the workplace.