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Gillian Service

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MinterEllisonRuddWatts

Auckland, New Zealand
    Local Time: Tuesday 02:02

Practice Expertise

  • Employment and Labor
  • Privacy
  • Health and Safety
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Areas of Practice

  • Employment and Labor
  • Health and Safety
  • Privacy
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Profile

Leading our Auckland Employment team, Gillian is an internationally recognised employment law specialist with a pragmatic approach that is highly valued by clients. Gillian is passionate about the future of work and the challenges organisations face both locally and globally.

Gillian specialises in risk management in business arising from people. She is regularly sought as a thought leader on the future of work and complex pieces of legislation such as the Holidays Act and strategic Industrial Relations advice. Gillian advises on all aspects of risk management relevant to the full breadth of employment law issues, including:

- Protection of confidential information and restraints of trade
- Worker status, contingent workforces and flexible working models
- Industrial relations
- Health and safety including bullying, harassment and well-being
- Privacy
- Regulatory issues
- Human Rights and discrimination

Gillian has practiced employment law in top tier law firms in Scotland, England and New Zealand.

Bar Admissions
Admitted to the bar in New Zealand (2010),England and Wales (2003) and Scotland (2000)

Education
LLB (Hons), DIP LP, University of Glasgow

Areas of Practice

  • Employment and Labor
  • Health and Safety
  • Privacy

Professional Career

Significant Accomplishments
Ranked as a leading Employment lawyer, Chambers Asia-Pacific
Ranked as a Leading Individual – Labour and Employment, The Legal 500 Asia Pacific

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