About Us

Who are I.R Thompson?

With more than 40 years combined experience providing employment law advice, I R Thompson Associates are the experts when it comes to advising employees and employers on employment law problems in Christchurch. IR Employment Law gives advice on unfair dismissals and other complex issues.

We provide small and medium sized businesses and employees with a professional service in the field of employment law and general human resources. Our team of professional advisors have many years’ experience in providing employment law advice, representing employers and employees in mediation, the Employment Relations Authority, and Employment Court. If you have been unfairly dismissed call us first.

In relation to fees we can discuss all option available to you. We have finance options available and provide legal aid. We do understand the personal toll that having a bad relationship with your employer or employee can have on you and we are prepared to provide whatever assistance we can to ease that burden. Many lawyers and employment lawyers don’t understand the agony of losing your job. I R Thompson employment law will understand your issues and will treat them confidentially and privately.

You do need to ask yourself the important question, will my lawyer have the complete knowledge and understanding that you need. We will understand and as a family business you can count on us. If you are an employee or an employer we will go that extra mile to help you out. For employees your first consultation is free to consider the legal aspects of your case.

We look forward to helping you in the future.

Robert Thompson (Owner)