Our Corporate Partners

Our Corporate Partners

BAL Lawyers is a large commercial law firm based in the heart of Canberra. It has an outstanding reputation in its core practice areas of Employment and Industrial Law, Business and Commercial Law, Commercial Litigation and Real Estate.

BAL’s Employment and Industrial Law Group believes that people are an organisation’s greatest asset. They believe that all people should be treated with respect (and receive it in return), and make a significant contribution at work.

To assist HR personnel, BAL’s Employment and Industrial Law Group provides:

  • legal advice
  • mediation and representation in Courts and tribunals
  • training in HR, safety and bullying issues
  • investigation services
  • policies, contracts and agreements

BAL Lawyers is proud to be a corporate partner of HR Breakfast Club.


Genevieve Jacobs is a journalist in print and radio with 30 years experience and a legal studies background behind her. She worked for over 10 years for ABC Canberra, reporting on a plethora of topics from politics to human interest stories. Genevieve is a passionate listener and story teller who has an ongoing interest in community.

In 2018, Genevieve joined together with the HR Breakfast Club Podcast as the host. You can listen to the podcasts here.

For more information about Genevieve, her website is available at: www.genevievejacobs.com.au


AHRP is committed to helping organisations better understand and resolve their people and capability needs. The company has a deep understanding of workplace and organisational dynamics, with over 25 years of experience across the public, private and member-based organisations.

AHRP provides a HR Health Check service. It offers HR services to resolve workplace conflict, and has expertise in staff engagement and motivation.

The CEO,  James Judge, holds a BA (ANU) and LLB (UNSW), and has completed the Leadership in Action program (Uni of Melb). He is a Nationally Accredited Mediator (NMAS) and accredited in the Team Management Profile. James is a Member of the Resolution Institute (RI), a Professional Member of the Institute of Managers and Leaders, and holds a Certificate IV in Workplace Training and Assessment. He has recently been appointed an adjunct professor at the University of Canberra.

For more information about AHRP see ahrp.com.au