New Zealand Law

Have New Zealand Law Questions? Ask a Lawyer Online.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related New Zealand Law Questions
My house has been sold by auction by the bank in a mortgagee
My house has been sold by auction by the bank in a mortgagee sale. What rights do I have regarding tenancy when new owner takes possession? … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,034 satisfied customers
I'm needing to know of a skilled lawyer to help deal with a
I'm needing to know of a skilled lawyer to help deal with a very awkward case. My Aunty has been living with me now for over 5 months. She left her very own home because of fear. Her only daughter had… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,034 satisfied customers
Me and my 4 brothers a re on the Certificate of entitlement
Hi Chris. Me and my 4 brothers a re on the Certificate of entitlement of a property mum lived in until she passed away 6 weeks ago. we are listed as tenants in common. My brother who is executor to mu… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,034 satisfied customers
Who is required to inform me that the property I am renting
Who is required to inform me that the property I am renting is going on the market to be sold, the landlord/owner or the teal estate agent? … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,034 satisfied customers
We would like to know if we have grounds to make a
We would like to know if we have grounds to make a complaint.My father passed away last October. He had made a will leaving his estate to my sister and I. He stated in his will that he would list any … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,034 satisfied customers
I am a veterinary surgeon. 12 months ago I was offered a 50
I am a veterinary surgeon. 12 months ago I was offered a 50 % share in a veterinary practice. I asked for an exclusivity agreement which the vendor signed while I had a valuation carried out on the bu… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,034 satisfied customers
We have a fixed term agreement with a property management
Hello, we have a fixed term agreement with a property management company who is managing the property for the homeowner. Upon signing the lease we put a clause under special conditions that said "on t… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,034 satisfied customers
My father has been in a relationship with s partner years.
My father has been in a relationship with his partner for 15 years. They recently split. The property was owned by his partner and remained in her name. He paid in to the mortgage $100,000 and has wor… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,034 satisfied customers
Good morning, JackWhen my husband became terminally ill and
Good morning, Jack When my husband became terminally ill and had to resign from work we sought financial advice re handling his superannuation payout. It was all a bit of a blur. We also had raised ca… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,034 satisfied customers
My (ex) wife and I are both being separately charged for two
My (ex) wife and I are both being separately charged for two counts of Cruelty/Ill Treatment of Animals (charge code 6391) one count of Fail to Prevent/Mitigate Suffering (charge code 6397) and two co… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,034 satisfied customers
My wife and I have a property dispute regarding non-disclosure.
My wife and I have a property dispute regarding non-disclosure. We went unconditional on a rural house purchase last year and were relatively happy with the terms. However, upon settlement it became a… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,034 satisfied customers
Last Friday we have negotiated with the sellar to purchase
Last Friday we have negotiated with the sellar to purchase his house property through a private sale. We agreed on the price via email and the contract docs were with the solicitor awaiting his signat… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,034 satisfied customers
Hi there, we have done a trade where the buyer was not happy
Hi there, we have done a trade where the buyer was not happy with his purchase. The seller sent the buyer some more items to compensate the faulty items, and the buyer has declared he does not want th… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,034 satisfied customers
Hi there, we are in default on our mortgage to a private lender.
Hi there, we are in default on our mortgage to a private lender. They are now saying that they intend to repossess the property at market value and have had a valuation done which is a lot less than t… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,034 satisfied customers
Hi, 10 years ago my wife and I purchased a water front property
Hi, 10 years ago my wife and I purchased a water front property in partnership with another couple. When I say "partnership" there has never been a formal written "partnership" agreement. Prior to our… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,034 satisfied customers
I was in a defacto relationship for 1 year and January this
I was in a defacto relationship for 1 year and January this year we broke up and I moved out of the house we had bought together! He still has not paid me my money that I put into the house and my nam… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,034 satisfied customers
My ex and I split up in 1995 after being together 12 years
My ex and I split up in 1995 after being together 12 years and he left the family home, which we own equally. He made no contact until a year ago when he requested the property be sold, and it was put… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,034 satisfied customers
Hi My husband has a house with his ex girlfriend and we want
Hi My husband has a house with his ex girlfriend and we want closure. She has tried to get a mortgage to take over the house and have my husbands name taken off but has failed. She finally agreed to p… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,034 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Chris The Lawyer

Chris The Lawyer

Lawyer

32,034 satisfied customers

42 years qualified as a lawyer; LLB, MMgt and FAMINZ.

LawNZ

LawNZ

Other

31 satisfied customers

Trusted advisor to businesses and individuals on company, consumer, employment, IP, and trusts issues, among others.

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

24,699 satisfied customers

Private practice with focus on family, criminal, PI, consumer protection, and business consultation.

JPEsq

JPEsq

Attorney

2,132 satisfied customers

Experience as general attorney, in house counsel, SSDI, Family Law attorney, and law professor

LawEducator

LawEducator

Attorney

52,174 satisfied customers

JA Mentor -Attorney Labor/employment, corporate, sports law, admiralty/maritime and civil rights law

INFOLAWYER

INFOLAWYER

Attorney

33,811 satisfied customers

Licensed attorney helping individuals and businesses

Ellen

Ellen

Lawyer

8,261 satisfied customers

Providing information, not representation

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x