Carol is a consultant to Ryan Carlisle Thomas. She has particular expertise in discrimination law and also practises in industrial law and employment law.
Carol is a Senior Fellow of the Law School at the University of Melbourne, where she is a visiting lecturer, and a member of the Advisory Board of the University's Centre for Employment and Labour Relations Law. She sits on the Editorial Board of the Lexis Nexis Employment Law Bulletin and wrote the chapter on Freedom from Discrimination and Harassment in the Australian Charter of Employment Rights.
Carol has been a member of the Women's Sub-Committee of the Federation of Ethnic Community Councils and worked with the International Labour Organisation in Vietnam to assist with aspects of the introduction of that country's Labour Code.
She received the Australian Federation of AIDS Organisation's President's Award for services to the community AIDS effort in Australia, for advocacy in the Special Family Leave Test Case.