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
I like to know about if there's any law about family members
Hi there! I like to know about if there's any law about family members working in all the minitiries covering up their family's crimes?… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,849 satisfied customers
I have a tenant who is making it difficult to complete a
HI Pearl. I have a tenant who is making it difficult to complete a property inspection. There is now a history to my attempt to complete this inspection which started Feb 12 2022 with poilte txts and … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,849 satisfied customers
I am in prison. How do I apply for a section 29 of the
I am in prison. How do I apply for a section 29 of the mental health Compulsory Assessment and Treatment Act 1992? … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,849 satisfied customers
I phoned police after my partner who is suffering from
I phoned police after my partner who is suffering from mental illness violently roughed me up and put me in a choke hold. I have a 3 year old daughter snd I asked them if they could get him help and g… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,849 satisfied customers
I have written an explanation on behalf of my son, and am
Hello , I have written an explanation on behalf of my son Nick , and am seeking your advice please whether the case would be financially sensible … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,849 satisfied customers
Richard, i am a house inspector in Wellington, i have been
Hi i am a house inspector in Wellington, i have been in the housing industry for 35 years in all aspects, have completed ova 5500 inspections to date with no issues, except for one recent job, in which a small claims issue,has just come back stating i now owe this lady 4k for two as they say to undermine piles, which are not undermined, under the consumers guarantee act to i have the first write to rectify this so call issue ? they are not undermine by the way Thanks Mark … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,849 satisfied customers
My wife financed a car for for her son from a dealer, The
Good Morning, My wife financed a car for for her son from a dealer, The dealer had given her son pre-finance approval from her private details without her knowledge or authority(she has bought previou… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,849 satisfied customers
I have a question on New Zealand bankruptcy. From online
I have a question on New Zealand bankruptcy. From online forums, I have seen a post from a couple of bankrupted people (who are residing in Australia but have a student loan debt in NZ) saying that th… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,849 satisfied customers
If I provide a brief of a case, would it be possible for you
If I provide a brief of a case, would it be possible for you to advice on hiring a lawyer? … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,849 satisfied customers
I have a problem with a work colleague ,who begged me to
I have a problem with a work colleague ,who begged me to lend her $600 on 19th August and despite numerous requests has not paid this back. H R will not get involved as they deem this a private matter… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,849 satisfied customers
My son had a tenancy recently terminated for a flat he had
Hi - my son had a tenancy recently terminated for a flat he had only just moved in to. We only found this out thru his sister as he had to be admitted into hospital due to ill health. He had only been… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,849 satisfied customers
I would like to know how declare bankruptcy in New Zealand
I would like to know how declare bankruptcy in New Zealand from overseas (in Japan). the majority of debt of some 156k is due to a car accident that I claim occurred due to symptoms of brain tumour. H… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,849 satisfied customers
I contacted you earlier about a horse that I sold. The lady
I contacted you earlier about a horse that I sold. The lady had it on trial and he performed beautifully. After about 4 weeks she bought him. The purchaser changed her care of him , then he dumped her… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,849 satisfied customers
my sister is a new zealander has lived in australia about
Hi my sister is a new zealander has lived in australia about ten years and she married an english guy who residency is englsnd. He on a work visa or residency visa either one. They had child age now o… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,849 satisfied customers
Hi Chris, My husband who I've been separated from for 13 years
Hi Chris, My husband who I've been separated from for 13 years is in critical care and his sister is making all the decisions, trying to shut me out and telling the whole family she is in charge. She … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,849 satisfied customers
Two years ago we had to evict a tenant due to damages to the
Two years ago we had to evict a tenant due to damages to the property, though the property was managed by a property manager who lied to us that they tenant looked after the house well. We later found… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,849 satisfied customers
if you a served a trespass notice and you are invited onto
if you a served a trespass notice and you are invited onto the property in question by the occupier does the trespass notce now become invalid ?… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,849 satisfied customers
I am on disability pension, i had a bad experience at a new
I am on disability pension, i had a bad experience at a new Dr's surgery because i have shifted. The first 2 visits were expensive because doctors don't have time to read the pile of records that i br… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,849 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

31,849 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