Dean graduated with distinction from the University of Technology, Sydney in 2013 having completed a combined Bachelor of Business and Bachelor of Laws degree. After working for one of Australia's major employment relations firms, Dean joined Sasphire Legal, a boutique employment law firm, as a partner in November 2015. In addition, Dean consults for Keypoint Law as an associate on a regular basis.
Dean works across all areas of employment law and has experience dealing with complex matters in the industrial relations arena. He has a broad-ranging practice and has acted for individuals and companies across a number of industries. In addition to assisting clients with day-to-day advice, he has conducted litigation matters in employment tribunals and superior courts of record, including the appellate jurisdiction of the Federal Court of Australia.
Dean was admitted as a solicitor of the New South Wales Supreme Court in February 2014 and to the High Court of Australia in March 2014.