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.

Recent news

Cabin crew case: Overnight stopovers not considered ‘work’

Cabin crew case: Overnight stopovers not considered ‘work’

In the recent Employment Court case of E Tu Incorporated v Mount... read more

In the recent Employment Court case of E Tu Incorporated v Mount Cook Airline Limited [2022] NZEmpC 48, cabin crew...

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General / May 19, 2022

Modern day slavery – Worker exploitation

Modern day slavery – Worker exploitation

MBIE has released a discussion document on modern day slavery... read more

MBIE has released a discussion document on modern day slavery and worker exploitation (Report) and is seeking feedback on possible...

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General / May 19, 2022