dean schubert



  • Workplace Relations & Safety

  • Employment

Dean joined Brown Wright Stein Lawyers in October 2013 as a lawyer in the Workplace Relations and Safety team. He was admitted to the Supreme Court of New South Wales in 2011. Since this time, Dean has provided advice and assistance to clients including national and international premium retail brands on a broad range of employment related issues:

  • Restructures and redundancies;

  • Employment and Independent contractor relationships;

  • Contractual and statutory entitlements;

  • Performance and separation management;

  • Workplace policies and procedures;

  • Unfair dismissal, general protections and discrimination matters; and

  • Award interpretation and compliance.

Prior to joining Brown Wright Stein, Dean worked as a solicitor at a specialty Workplace law firm and Fair Work Australia (now, the Fair Work Commission) as an Associate to a Presidential Member.

Dean focuses on providing his clients with practical and effective solutions to minimise risks and costs associated with workplace legal issues. He enjoys building a relationship with his clients so he can properly understand their unique needs and operational circumstances in order to provide efficient, pragmatic and cost effective advice.

Outside of work Dean enjoys travelling, catching a movie and playing tennis.


  • The Law Society of New South Wales

  • New South Wales Young Lawyers

  • Industrial Relations Society of New South Wales


  • Bachelor of Social Science, University of Newcastle

  • Bachelor of Laws, University of Newcastle

  • Industrial Relations Society of New South Wales