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The Employment Law Experts.

WELLINGTON. KAPITI.
MASTERTON. PALMERSTON NORTH.

pre-eminent
employment
law firm.

Providing timely and expert legal advice since 1998, BuckettLaw is led by leading employment law specialist Barbara Buckett. Our team of employment lawyers is committed to achieving the best possible outcome for clients, whilst also providing an efficient and cost-effective service.

As employment law experts, we provide specialist legal advice, support and advocacy for employers and employees nationwide.

BuckettLaw is a boutique law firm of specialist employment lawyers, led by leading employment law expert Barbara Buckett.

With over 35 years’ experience as an industrial and employment lawyer, Barbara is widely considered an expert in her field, with a vast range of experience representing organisations and individuals from both the public and private sectors.

Established in 1998, the firm has provided expert advice to both employees and employers on a range of employment issues and disputes.

Based in central Wellington, BuckettLaw provides legal services to clients nationwide, with a focus in New Zealand’s major urban areas, as well as the Lower North Island and Upper South Island.

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providing timely and expert legal advice since 1998

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Providing timely and expert legal advice since 1998, BuckettLaw is led by leading employment law specialist Barbara Buckett. Our team of employment lawyers is committed to achieving the best possible outcome for clients, whilst also providing an efficient and cost-effective service.

employers

employment law services

BuckettLaw has extensive experience advising and representing employers from a range of industries and backgrounds. Whether you are a small, medium or large business, BuckettLaw can service all your employment relations needs. Big or small, BuckettLaw values every client who walks through our doors.

employees

employment law services

BuckettLaw has represented immense numbers of employees in work-related disputes and prides itself on achieving positive outcomes for employee-clients who often find themselves in an inferior bargaining position. As a specialist firm, BuckettLaw can ensure your case, and upholding your rights, is our number one priority.

why
buckettlaw.

01.
EXPERIENCED,
COMPASSIONATE
HELP
Our team brings 30 years collective experience to the table and aren't afraid to go the distance for you. When you need to go trial, we can be trusted to fight hard for you. We have handled a wide range of complex civil trial cases.
02.
WE BELIEVE
IN WHAT
WE DO
We are dedicated to our clients and can guide you through the process and help you work towards the ultimate outcome that you want. We've felt the sting before. We also know that gaining a positive result depends heavily on knowing how to strategically navigate the law. That's why our firm exists — to defend you when you need help the most.
03.
WE
GENUINELY
CARE
No client is ever simply a file number at our firm. Our entire staff has a deep interest in the welfare and success of each client. We take the time to really listen. We know what you have at stake. Dedication to your cause fuels our sense of urgency and innovation to pursue the best outcome possible for your case.
04.
WE OFFER
A FREE CASE
EVALUATION
Take advantage of our risk-free initial case evaluation to determine the ins and outs of the case and advise you on the possible outcomes and procedures that we can utilise to help you achieve your goals for the case.

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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.
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