Charlotte Parkhill, a partner at Kensington Swan, was appointed Chair of the Auckland Chamber Board in May 2020.

Charlotte specialises in employment law as well as acting for a variety of national and international companies, and has a particular interest in the transport, construction and retail sectors.

She provides advice on all areas of employment law, including personal grievances, restraints of trade, restructures and issues involving the Holidays Act.

She has significant advocacy experience and specialist expertise in carrying out employment investigations into matters such as fraud, bullying, harassment and theft.

Charlotte also regularly presents on employment law topics to industry bodies and at national conferences.