Our Team

LLB.BCom
Principal
Invercargill
Phone: 
+64 3 211 0153
Fax: 
+64 3 218 2581
Mobile: 
+64 27 444 0771

As a Principal of Copeland Ashcroft Law, Janet is able to provide full range of employment law advice to clients.

Janet holds both a law degree and a commerce degree from Otago University.

Having originally commenced her career as a staff solicitor involved in criminal and civil...

LLB, BSocSci.
Principal
Tauranga
Phone: 
+64 7 577 8661
Fax: 
+64 7 571 2469
Mobile: 
+64 21 548 856

Kate has specialised in employment and health and safety throughout her career, and is passionate about providing commercially pragmatic, tailored solutions to client issues.  Kate is recognised by the international legal directory Asia Law as a "Leading Lawyer" in New Zealand.  She regularly...

LLB, BCom
Associate
Queenstown
Phone: 
+64 3 450 1817
Fax: 
+64 3 442 8594
Mobile: 
+64 27 415 2538

Charlie completed her law and commerce degrees at Otago University.   After finishing her final year of studies in the Czech Republic at the Prague University of Economics in 2010 she moved back to the Otago-Southland region to begin work for Copeland Ashcroft Law.  Charlie became an Associate...

LLB, BA
Senior Solicitor
Dunedin
Phone: 
+64 3 474 5799
Fax: 
+64 3 474 1564
Mobile: 
+64 21 272 1147

Jessica completed her law and arts degrees at the University of Otago.

Prior to joining the team and relocating to her home town of Dunedin, Jessica practiced as a solicitor in Auckland largely in the area of Treaty of Waitangi claims.

Outside of work Jessica enjoys staying active...

Carolyn Moffat - Senior Solicitor
JD, BCom(Hons), BA
Senior Solicitor
Queenstown
Phone: 
+64 3 450 1828
Fax: 
+64 3 442 8594
Mobile: 
+64 27 836 2230

Carolyn completed her law degree at the University of New South Wales in Sydney before returning to work at Copeland Ashcroft Law in Queenstown and Wanaka. 

Prior to commencing her law degree, Carolyn spent over 12 years working in Human Resource Management roles in New Zealand, Australia...

Rebecca Laney - Senior Solicitor
LLB, BSc
Senior Solicitor
Dunedin
Phone: 
+64 3 474 5826
Fax: 
+64 3 474 1564
Mobile: 
+64 21 805 931

Rebecca holds both a law and psychology degree from the University of Otago.

Rebecca offers advice and guidance to both employers and employees on a wide range of employment law and health and safety matters.   This includes employment law compliance, reviewing and drafting employment...

Kristin Macdonald - Graduate
LLB.
Solicitor
Invercargill
Phone: 
+64 3 211 0153
Fax: 
+64 3 218 2581
Mobile: 
+64 27 202 2054

Kristin carried out her studies at Otago University.  After completing an entertainment law clerkship in Melbourne Australia, Kristin relocated to her home province of Southland to join the team at Copeland Ashcroft Law.

Kristin enjoys spending quality time with family and friends, as...

Renee Harley - Solicitor
LLB.
Solicitor
Tauranga
Phone: 
+64 7 577 8663
Fax: 
+64 7 571 2469
Mobile: 
+64 27 241 9295

Renee joined Copeland Ashcroft Law after completing her studies at Waikato University.  Renee can't imagine working anywhere other than Tauranga.

Renee is passionate about junior rugby and has been involved at team, club and sub-union levels.  In her spare time Renee enjoys spending time...

Executive Assistant
Invercargill
Phone: 
+64 3 211 0153
Fax: 
+64 3 218 2581
Executive Assistant
Tauranga
Phone: 
+64 7 577 8662
Fax: 
+64 7 571 2469