MACAELA JOYES

Lawyer

BA, LLB Otago

Macaela joined Dyhrberg Drayton Employment Law in July 2019, having spent the preceding two years as a legal researcher supporting the Employment Relations Authority Members. Macaela worked as a summer clerk in a medium sized provincial firm from 2013 to 2017.

Macaela advises on the full range of employment issues and has appeared as junior counsel in the Employment Court.

Macaela graduated with a LLB and BA (Politics) from the University of Otago in 2018. While studying she developed an interest and experience in alternative dispute resolution and held roles such as Director, Otago Peer Mediation. She was admitted to the Bar in March 2019.  Macaela currently volunteers with JustSpeak, a criminal justice organisation.

Phone: +64 4 550 4064
Email: macaela@ddelaw.co.nz