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When employment issues arise getting advice early and having a strategy before you act can make all the difference to the outcomes. Morrison Kent’s expert team provides high-quality legal advice to help manage the potential financial implications and strain employment problems place on organisations.

Whether you need assistance with an employment problem that has arisen or preparing employment agreements and policies, our expert team can help.

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Redundancy and Restructures

Defending a personal grievance

Employee performance issues

Responding to complaints from employees

Restraints of trade

Preparing Employment Agreements

Health and Safety

Parental Leave



The Employment Relations Authority and other employment litigation

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