Carolyn Moffat

Senior Legal Counsel (Employment) - New Zealand
Legal Counsel (Employment) - Australia

Carolyn is an employment lawyer who has practiced in Australia and New Zealand. Carolyn was previously a HR professional for over a decade and enjoys working with clients to come up with pragmatic, commercially focussed solutions.

“My favourite part of working as an employment lawyer is working with clients to support them in managing their employment law issues which can often be complex and emotional for everyone involved.

I consider my experience as an HR professional for over a decade assists me in helping clients identify the most pragmatic and commercially focused solutions.

I enjoy working in employment law as it really assists clients to manage their most important asset, their people.”

Industry and career experience

Carolyn has over 6 years’ experience as an employment and immigration lawyer in New Zealand working with small to medium size businesses across a broad range of industries. Prior to this, she worked for over a decade as a HR Professional in UK, NZ and Australia


  • Juris Doctor (UNSW)
  • Bachelor of Commerce (first class honours) (Otago University, New Zealand)
  • Bachelor of Arts (Psychology) (Otago University, New Zealand)

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