Jessie Lapthorne


Duncan Cotterill

Jessie has extensive experience as an employment law specialist, in both New Zealand and the United Kingdom. She is a Partner in Duncan Cotterill’s growing Employment and Health and Safety team and is based out of Auckland. Jessie’s expertise spans the full spectrum of workplace law, where her input ranges from front-end guidance, to dispute resolution and advocacy. She works closely with chief executives, legal counsel and HR managers and is focused on helping her clients to achieve their commercial objectives in the most effective way. Jessie has a diverse client base which cuts across a variety of sectors. She predominantly acts for companies and takes the time to understand her clients’ businesses, so that her advice is targeted and well suited to meeting her clients’ needs.