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BAY OF PLENTY BRANCH: Immigration legislation update

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  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
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    Regional events

  • Region: Bay Of Plenty
  • Venue: Sharp Tudhope Lawyers

Please join immigration lawyers Michelle Urquhart and Lauren Qiu for an overview of the recent changes.

Do you employ migrant workers? Are you thinking about employing migrant workers to fill gaps in your workforce? The government has just announced changes to make this easier for employers. Immigration lawyers Michelle Urquhart and Lauren Qiu will be speaking about the recent changes, making immigration applications as an employer, and how and why migrant workers might be right for your business.

Following presentations from these speakers there will be an open Q&A.

About our Presenters

Lauren is a Senior Solicitor in our Property, Relationship Property and Immigration teams who speaks fluent Mandarin Chinese. She joined Sharp Tudhope in 2016 after working for a multi-award winning boutique law firm in central Auckland. She has presented at national seminars and conferences on Immigration and Construction law.

Michelle is a Senior Solicitor in our Dispute Resolution and Immigration teams. She joined the firm in 2016 from the Ministry of Justice where she was a Disputes Tribunal Referee. Michelle was appointed to the Tribunal in 2014 during her final year of an honours law degree at the Te Piringa Law Faculty of Waikato University.

With thanks to our Sponsor Sharp Tudhope

Sharp Tudhope is Tauranga's premier law firm. They focus on delivering the highest quality personal and commercial legal advice to our local and international clients.


  • HRNZ Members $35.00
  • HRNZ Student Members $20.00
  • Non Members $45.00

Please note our prices include GST

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