Do you have an employment-related question? Perhaps you’re unsure about your rights, or you want to clarify a confusing employment agreement. I can help you with affordable employment law advice.
I am not a lawyer. Instead, I am an experienced employment law specialist qualified in New Zealand employment law.
What does this mean for you? Well, firstly, I don’t charge ‘lawyer fees.’ So, I provide employment law advice at a highly affordable rate.
Also, unlike many employment lawyers, I am understanding, approachable and can explain complicated employment law in plain English.
I can meet you in person or work remotely by phone or email.
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Do you have a question relating to employment law and HR process?
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It became clear during the complaint process that I needed specialist help… Melony was responsive, professional, diligent, comprehensive and covered all bases. I was consulted and kept informed at all times. HR Lady helped me to retain my job and maintain my professional reputation. I would absolutely recommend Melony; the results speak for themselves.
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During my process, the biggest benefits of HR Lady was that I got closure, can help the next person, and have a (positive) explanation for future employers. Melony’s strengths were being conscious of my mentality, considering my opinions, giving me my options. Through this process, I always felt informed and well advised, and therefore confident. HR Lady is a great service, with the right skills and experience.
When I began my disciplinary process, I was uncertain and unsure about what I had done wrong. After talking to Melony, I was very clear about what I had done that caused concern about my behaviour. I benefitted by my visit with Melony, and appreciate her down to earth approach, clarity, and frankness. The result meant I did not damage my relationship with my employer permanently; I would recommend HR Lady.
HR Lady’s online ad was more welcoming than others – non-lawyer based was non-threatening. Melony provided clarity, excellent communication and a weight off my shoulders. Unlike my knowledge of lawyers, Melony provided clarity to the point, clear and reasonable costs. This all resulted well for me financially. I will definitely be using HR Lady in the future. Thank you for your service – a breath of fresh air, and a situation handled perfectly.
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For the first time in my career I had a very real problem at work, I had no idea where to go or what do to. I found HR lady online, and was so impressed with the quick response to my initial email. I was already feeling very anxious about everything, and after one phone call, I was so relieved and happy that there was a pathway forward, and I wasn't alone. From the beginning to the end, Melony supported me both face to face, on the phone and via email. If it hadn't been for her positive approach, I honestly don't think I would have been able to go through this process. Whilst nobody wants to have issues at work, the experience I had with Melony was highly professional, supportive and encouraging, which enabled me to go through this process with confidence. Without a doubt I highly recommend Melony to anybody who is having employment problems, which require external intervention. You won't regret it.