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

Trustee Prosecuted by WorkSafe for Failing to Ensure Worker Safety

Trustee Prosecuted by WorkSafe for Failing to Ensure Worker Safety

Earlier this year, a trustee of a family trust that owned property... read more

Earlier this year, a trustee of a family trust that owned property was prosecuted successfully by WorkSafe for breaches of...

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General / October 24, 2019

Working for Accommodation – Are you meeting the minimum employment entitlements

Working for Accommodation – Are you meeting the minimum employment entitlements

Recently, following complaints, the Labour Inspectorate investigated... read more

Recently, following complaints, the Labour Inspectorate investigated work in exchange for free accommodation, such as Willing Workers On Organic Farm...

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Accommodation / October 24, 2019