Lauren is a Senior Associate with a wealth of legal expertise, assisting clients from our Timaru office. She also frequently attends our Christchurch and Oamaru offices. Holding a dual degree in Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Commerce (Management) from Otago University, Lauren brings a strong academic foundation to her workplace law practice.

With several years of diverse legal experience under her belt, Lauren prides herself on helping clients make informed decisions, guiding them through complex legal matters with clarity and pragmatism.

Lauren is a trusted advisor to both employers and employees. From navigating employment processes to resolving personal grievance claims, Lauren offers comprehensive support across a wide range of employment-related issues.

Drawing on her expertise, Lauren is committed to achieving favourable outcomes for her clients. She tackles each matter proactively, managing risks and delivering cost-effective solutions tailored to each client’s needs.

Lauren will ensure that your employment, health and safety, and immigration matters will be handled with professionalism, proficiency, and a dedication to attaining optimal outcomes.

Ada is a specialist immigration lawyer based in the Christchurch office, who delivers immigration services to both private and corporate clients. Ada holds law degrees both in New Zealand and China. She is fluent in English and Mandarin.

Ada has experience in a range of standard and complex immigration applications. In particular, her expertise is to provide strategic advice and practical solutions to fulfil the needs of hiring and retaining migrant workers for businesses.

As an immigrant herself, Ada understands what the private clients need and strives for justice as well as a positive outcome. She successfully assists many private clients and their families from “getting an idea to migrate to New Zealand” to residency and citizenship.

In her spare time, Ada enjoys drawing, calligraphy and yoga.