Nicola Ridder

Senior Associate

Buddle Findlay

Nicola specialises in employment and industrial relations, health law, and dispute resolution. She has particular expertise in the public health sector, and represents individuals and employers in both the public and private sectors. On the health law side, she specialises in managing complaints and adverse events, treatment issues (including consent to treatment, competency issues and mental health), health information and privacy, HDC investigations, Coronial inquiries, and the regulation of health professionals. Recently, she represented Hawke's Bay District Health Board before the Government Inquiry into Havelock North Drinking Water.