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
Kia ora Pearl. I need help with my boys father's family
I need help with my boys father's family member threatening me. Their Father has left money in his will for myself and my son's. I'm in Christchurch NZ … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,518 satisfied customers
Would like to get some advice on how best I can prepare for
Would like to get some advice on how best I can prepare for a Benefits Review Committee hearing following the decline of my Emergency Benefit application which has been pending for the last few months… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,518 satisfied customers
We want to cancel a real estate contract, we are the seller.
We want to cancel a real estate contract, we are the seller. No settlement date was agreed upon, no deposit has been agreed on or paid. I contacted the buyer before the documents went to the lawyer re… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,518 satisfied customers
How do I take the local council to court over breech of
How do I take the local council to court over breech of rights … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,518 satisfied customers
Queensland Government lock me & my wife from returning to
Queensland Government lock me & my wife from returning to Brisbane 19 Aug 2021, the day we travel to Auckland to fly Brisbane / Gladstone,how do we go about try to get home … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,518 satisfied customers
I need legal advice on importing to New Zealand. Auckland.
hello i need legal advice on importing to New Zealand … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,518 satisfied customers
How do I protect ownership of my unpublished while showing
How do I protect ownership of my unpublished while showing it to publishers … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,518 satisfied customers
I message a few minutes ago regarding my KiwiSaver Funds I
Hi Pearl - I message a few minutes ago regarding my KiwiSaver Funds I am having issues with - would you connect me to the page again please … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,518 satisfied customers
My situation is immigration law, brief is that born citizen
my situation is immigration law , brief is that i am NZ born citizen my wife is from Indonesia we have been together since 2014 been living in NZ since 2016 , married start 2018 apply spouse working visa visa march 2019 and visa still hasn't been process , we went to Indonesia October 2019 to do IVF program and see wife dieing grandmother and now immigration are say not processing that type of visa till September 2020 and will be back log , me and my wife have been apart now 8 months and looking like by immigration that visa won't be process till mext year that will be 2 years taken to process visa and 1.5 years that I haven't been able to hold my wife , we reside 37 Great North Rd Warkworth Auckland … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,518 satisfied customers
Are there any legal claims that my ex-boyfriend can make. We
Are there any legal claims that my ex-boyfriend can make. We did not live together but did go away on holidays together on and off for 5 years. Our finances are separate I only pay for his phone as he… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,518 satisfied customers
I just wanted to ask... Is it a MUST that I need a lawyer to
Hi, I just wanted to ask... Is it a MUST that I need a lawyer to talk/represent for me in the district court about a case?? … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,518 satisfied customers
My husband died in June. We were both Trustees of our family
My husband died in June. We were both Trustees of our family trust. All our property and savings were in the trust. Personal belongings were shared between us, the car, caravan etc in my name. The val… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,518 satisfied customers
What is the time frame allowed for an investigation
What is the time frame allowed for an investigation undertaken by the ministry of health in New Zealand? … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,518 satisfied customers
Could I ask couple of issues with regard to property in a
Could I ask couple of issues with regard to property in a separation case please? … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,518 satisfied customers
Chris, approximately 5 years ago, I purchased an option
Hi Chris, approximately 5 years ago, I purchased an option on property with Mr Kerry Christian of How2property ltd. In short I paid nearly 10k for an option to purchase a property for an agreed price,… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,518 satisfied customers
My concern I get a quote (email/verbal from someone - are they
My concern I get a quote (email/verbal from someone - are they legal). I am in business in my own name. The vehicle then goes in to be serviced, I recieve an account from them for 3 x higher than what… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,518 satisfied customers
I wonder if you could you explain to me the following: after
I wonder if you could you explain to me the following: after what period of time is a relationship (defined as being where two people cohabit and share their lives and assets as they would do so in a … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,518 satisfied customers
can I get an annullment.I am a NZ citizen and married an Anerican
can I get an annullment.I am a NZ citizen and married an Anerican citizen in NZ.We met on A Christian dating site.Within 5 months he wanted to come to NZ to get married.I didn' want to get married str… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,518 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:

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

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

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

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

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

31,518 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