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What the team is known for Well-known employment specialist firm, based in Wellington. Advises across a broad range of employment issues including unjustified dismissal claims, executive terminations, compliance and liability and team moves. Regularly appears before the Employment Relations Authority and Employment Court. Also advises on the employment aspects of corporate transactions. Increasing experience in health and safety prosecutions.
Strengths One interviewee identified the team's "strong standing in the profession," stating: "They are well known and regarded as good practitioners who are strong, sound, fair and reasonable when dealing with others."
Another singles out the practice's "thoroughness and experience," adding: "You feel like you are the only case they have."
Work highlights Acted for C3 in relation to a prosecution brought by Maritime New Zealand under the terms of the Health and Safety at Work Act.
Michael Quigg has a strong reputation in the market for his extensive experience handling health and safety prosecutions and complex employment claims. One interviewee finds that he is "very knowledgeable, very thorough and quick to reply to us."