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

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Free Webinar – Decluttering COVID-19 – Myth Busting and Looking Ahead

Free Webinar – Decluttering COVID-19 – Myth Busting and Looking Ahead

This webinar will provide employers information on: Common misconceptions... read more

This webinar will provide employers information on: Common misconceptions around employment law obligations around COVID-19; Dealing with new ways of...

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Seminar / May 21, 2020

Court decision raises distinction between an independent contractor and employee

Court decision raises distinction between an independent contractor and employee

The Employment Court has recently issued a decision, Leota v... read more

The Employment Court has recently issued a decision, Leota v Parcel Express Limited [2020] NZEmpC 61, which will likely have...

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Cases / May 21, 2020