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The Employment Law Experts.

PIECING TOGETHER YOUR BUSINESS'S
EMPLOYMENT RELATIONS REQUIREMENTS.

Our team of employment lawyers are committed to achieving the best possible outcome for clients, providing an efficient and cost-effective service.

Extensive experience
advising & representing
employers from a wide
range of industries
and backgrounds.

BuckettLaw has extensive experience advising and representing employers from a range of industries and backgrounds across New Zealand. We have a proven track record in providing sage advice and strong and successful representation in employment disputes.

Whether you are a small, medium or large business, BuckettLaw can assist with your employment relations requirements.

EMPLOYER SERVICES

Representation & Advocacy: Employment Relations Authority, Employment Court & Court of Appeal


Mediation & Negotiation


Negotiating Settlements & Exits


Enforcing Breaches of Restraints of Trade (Restrictive Covenants)


Enforcing Breaches of Contract (Employment & Contractor).


Defending Personal Grievances Claims.

Employment Investigations.


Disciplinary Processes and Documentation


Managing Misconduct


Managing Fraud


Theft & Misuse of Confidential Information

Hiring and Termination (Frameworks and Templates)


Performance Improvement Processes and Templates


Flexible Working Arrangements


Compliance with Privacy Act and Good Faith Information Requests


Medical Incapacity (Long Term Sickness) Processes & Advice

Employment Relations Documents: Employment and Contractor Agreements, Settlement Agreements and Organisational Policies & Procedures.


Health & Safety: Policy, Advice & Frameworks (including pandemic and emergency measures)


Organisational Change, Restructuring & Redundancies


HR & ER Advice & Organisational Audits


Policy & Procedure Documents & Processes

90-day Trial Periods


Good Faith, Trust and Confidence & Duty of Fidelity Issues


Fiduciary Obligations


Fair and Reasonable Employer Requirements

Employment Relations Act Compliance.


Adapting to Legislative Changes.


Parental Leave & Employment Protection Act 1987 Compliance


Wages, Holiday and Kiwisaver Legislation Compliance


Health & Safety Compliance


Risk Management Assessments

Word on the street.

WHAT OUR CLIENTS SAY

Case studies.

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PRIMARY SERVICE AREAS

although BuckettLaw is based in Wellington City, it services clients throughout New Zealand, with a focus on servicing employees and organisations in certain regions.

Wellington City.
Porirua City & wider North Wellington Area.
Kapiti Coast (Te Horo, Waikanae, Paraparaumu, Raumati & Otaki ).
Lower Hutt & Upper Hutt.
Masterton City & wider Wairarapa Region.
Palmerston North City & wider Manawatu-Wanganui Region.

Hawkes Bay (Napier, Hasting & Havelock North).
New Plymouth & wider Taranaki Region.
Hamilton, Taupo & wider Waikato Region.
Tauranga, Rotorua & wider Bay of Plenty Region.
Gisborne.
Auckland.

Nelson City & wider Nelson-Tasman Regions.
Blenheim & wider Marlborough Region.
Christchurch.

CONTACT US

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Located in the heart of Wellington City, BuckettLaw services clients nationwide, with a strong presence in certain regions. If you are unsure whether you need an employment lawyer, or want a preliminary discussion on your employment issue, get in touch with one of our employment lawyers right away.
WE DO
Legal Representation & Advocacy
Workplace Conflicts and Disputes
Specialist Workplace Advice and Assistance
Mediation & Negotiation
Employment Relations Documents
Collective Negotiations & Bargaining
Disciplinary & Performance Issues
Restructures & Redundancies
Employment Investigations
Employment Law Compliance
Bullying, Harassment & Discrimination
Confidentiality & Privacy Issues
Health and Safety
HR & ER Audits & Advice
Medical Incapacity & ACC Issues
FREE CASE EVALUATION
As employment law experts, we provide specialist legal advice, support and advocacy for employers and employees nationwide.
Your first email or phone contact is free.
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CONTACT US
P: +64 4 472 8600
E: reception@buckettlaw.co.nz

Physical Address:
1/309 Willis Street
Te Aro, Wellington

Postal Address:
PO Box 6137
Marion Square, Wellington 6141

Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30AM-5:00PM