Bronwyn has significant expertise and experience advising on employment and health and safety law.

Bronwyn acts for employers across the private sector and central and local government on all employment law matters, and has a particular expertise in disciplinary and termination matters, collective bargaining and industrial relations, business reorganisation and restructures, mergers and acquisitions and health and safety.  

Bronwyn is known for providing pragmatic, timely and commercial advice to her clients and for understanding the big picture and evaluating commercial risk.

Bronwyn is admitted as Solicitor, England and Wales.

Chambers Asia-Pacific 2024

Leading Lawyer

Asia Pacific Legal 500 2024
Labour & Employment

Leading Lawyer

Work Highlights

Ministry of Education 

Bargaining issues, collective agreement interpretation, industrial relations, personal grievance claims, Holidays Act issues, representation at mediation and in the Employment Relations Authority and Employment Court.

Chorus New Zealand 

Advice on change management, disciplinary processes, personal grievance issues and representation at mediation and in the Employment Relations Authority.

Westpac New Zealand 

Advice and representation in all employment relations issues, bargaining issues and collective agreement interpretation.

PGG Wrightson 

Strategic advice to both the Executive Leadership team as well as advisory services in relation to all aspects of employment law, including restructuring proposals, assistance with disciplinary processes, responding to personal grievances and attendances at mediation.


Strategic advice in relation to performance management, investigation processes and disciplinary processes.

Whaikaha – Ministry of Disabled People 

Representation in the Court of Appeal and Employment Relations Authority arising out of disability funding matters.

New Zealand Rugby 

Advising on issues in relation to collective agreement interpretation, contracting matters and disciplinary processes.


Advising on the employment aspects of its US$578 million acquisition of Shell’s upstream oil and gas business in New Zealand.

Merck Sharpe & Dohme 

Advising on personal grievance claims, restructuring issues, and mediation.

Jardboranir HF  

Defence of a prosecution commenced by the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment following a serious near miss incident.

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