Ellen Taylor (BA LLB) is a staff barrister practising in employment law. She joined Catherine’s practice in mid-2016 following a number of years experience with a top tier Auckland law firm where she worked in the Employment Law and Commercial Litigation team.
Ellen holds a law degree and an arts degree from Canterbury University. She was also awarded a scholarship to study at a graduate law school in America where she furthered her legal education.
Ellen regularly represents clients in mediations, disciplinary meetings and negotiated exits. She has appeared as junior counsel to Catherine in the Employment Relations Authority, Employment Court and Court of Appeal in a variety of cases including fixed term contracts and unjustified dismissals of senior employees. Ellen is passionate about employment law and achieving favourable outcomes for clients. She is able to assist with the full range of employment law matters including personal grievances, restraints of trade, employment agreements and policies, restructuring and business sales, health and safety and compliance with legislation.
Ellen can be contacted on:
Direct dial: (09) 215 7563
Mobile: 021 594 776