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

Why us?  Put simply, as workplace law specialists, 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 operates from offices in Invercargill, Dunedin, Queenstown, Auckland, Tauranga and Hawkes Bay, servicing clients nationwide.  Partners Janet Copeland, Kate Ashcroft, Naoimh McAllister and Myriam Mitchell, together with the firm’s team of solicitors can assist with all workplace law matters.

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The Traffic Lights and workplace vaccination requirements

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Health / December 03, 2021

Holiday pay appeal cases decided

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General / November 24, 2021