Naoimh McAllister LLB

Partner: Queenstown
Naoimh McAllister

Naoimh is a Partner in Queenstown and an experienced resolver of disputes and a mediator. With a background in dispute resolution and mediation for over 10 years overseas and in New Zealand, she now specialises in employment law, health and safety law, immigration and related work.

Naoimh partners with clients to provide strategic advice appropriate to the organisation or individual. Her work is commercially focused and clients favour her practical advice. She often travels to clients to understand their business. Her strength is identifying what a client needs to achieve and how to do it.

Her frequent practice involves mediation, restructuring for commercial transactions, dismissals, investigations, restraint of trade, protection of confidential information. She has provided advice to employers dealing with complex issues regarding immigration and employee visas.

Naoimh is experienced in acting for a range of corporate organisations, and various government entities as well and individual and private clients. She has provided health and safety law advice on key construction projects within the Christchurch rebuild and complex conservation projects. With a background in general litigation practice, Naoimh has a valuable awareness of the variety of issues which often feature in employment, immigration and health and safety work.