Copeland Ashcroft Law is a boutique legal practice, providing specialist advice, representation and support across the full ambit of employment and health and safety law, to businesses throughout New Zealand.

Why us?  Put simply, as specialists in employment and health and safety law, we know our stuff.  That means we efficiently assist you with pragmatic and specific advice, to suit your needs.  We know what works, and we partner with you to achieve the results you want, so you can get on with business.

We hold memberships with the New Zealand Law Society, our local chambers of commerce, the Human Resources Institute of New Zealand, and the Institute of Directors.  We embrace collaboration and where needed, work with other specialist providers and insurers, to deliver the services you need

Copeland Ashcroft Law operates from offices in Invercargill, Dunedin, Queenstown, Auckland, Tauranga and Hawkes Bay, servicing clients nationwide.  Partners Janet Copeland and Kate Ashcroft together with the firm’s team of solicitors can assist with all employment and health and safety law matters

Recent news

Case summary: Breach of settlement

Case summary: Breach of settlement

The Employment Relations Authority (Authority) has ordered Presbyterian... read more

The Employment Relations Authority (Authority) has ordered Presbyterian Support Central Charitable Trust (Trust) to pay penalties for breach of a...

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Cases / November 18, 2020

Under the Magnifying Glass – Scrutiny of Employment by Immigration New Zealand

Under the Magnifying Glass – Scrutiny of Employment by Immigration New Zealand

A recent Immigration and Protection Tribunal (IPT) decision highlights... read more

A recent Immigration and Protection Tribunal (IPT) decision highlights the detail in which INZ will scrutinise employment conditions in assessing...

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Immigration / November 18, 2020