Scott Worthy

Partner - New Zealand

Scott Worthy regularly works on Ius Laboris projects and advises key clients on sensitive and complex employment law issues including executive terminations, workforce restructuring, global projects and working hours requirements. He has particular expertise in contentious employment law issues, having represented clients at all levels of the employment jurisdiction. His background includes working as a Judge’s Clerk for the Employment Court.

Scott Worthy
  • Languages : 
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Kiely Thompson Caisley*

Level 10, 188 Quay St, Auckland, New Zealand

Tel: +6493665111

Deep understanding of employment law with experience in litigation and data privacy

Scott provides expert counsel and representation on a variety of complex employment law issues. He has considerable expertise providing advice on restructuring and redundancy, disciplinary processes, employee transfers and health and safety matters. Scott also has particular skills in employment litigation and dispute resolution. He has regularly appeared before the Employment Relations Authority, Employment Court and Court of Appeal. He has litigated significant and high profile cases involving unjustified dismissal and reinstatement. He also contributes to the Wolters Kluwer New Zealand Employers Bulletin. Scott was described as a rising star in the 2019 and 2020 Legal 500 guides.

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