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'm wondering if I could gain some direction. My step
Hi there, I'm wondering if I could gain some direction. My step daughter, 7 years of age had been coming to myself and her father for the past year saying her mother partner is verbally and has been p… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,253 satisfied customers
I need advice to get 1 of my children bk from there dad he
I need advice to get 1 of my children bk from there dad he took her on Friday and is refusing to give her back there are no orders in place … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,253 satisfied customers
We have an adult special needs (Autistic, low functioning)
We have an adult special needs (Autistic, low functioning) son who is in the care of Community Living and also comes home every other weeekend. Community Living have given us a service agreement that … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,253 satisfied customers
I have shared custody of my 4 children in Auckland. They
Hi I have shared custody of my 4 children in Auckland. They have been in my shared care for 6 years now … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,253 satisfied customers
I have a 6month old daughter with my ex(separated). He wants
Hi, I have a 6month old daughter with my ex(separated). He wants 50/50 custody. Myra lives in Auckland with me. Stays in Hamilton with his parents. Can he legally separate her from me given her delica… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,253 satisfied customers
I want to if I can either add our daughters name to our
Hi, I want to if I can either add our daughters name to our house tile, not as a third share but just so the three of us own it, so if anything happens to my husband and myself it becomes her home. We… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,253 satisfied customers
I have relocated to Whangarei, and after getting a
I have relocated to Whangarei, and after getting a protection order on my ex husband, the court is still ordering me to return to Hamilton with the children and to not leave. We (myself, my husband an… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,253 satisfied customers
I was wondering if Im able to leave my husband and take my
I was wondering if Im able to leave my husband and take my kids from legal home we are curently living together? … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,253 satisfied customers
Please can you take a look at the time line below and answer
Hi, please can you take a look at the time line below and answer the following questions. 1. Is the business debt my company incurred before my now wife moved in with me part of relationship property … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,253 satisfied customers
hi was just wanting some advice on my rights to move to Matamata
hi was just wanting some advice on my rights to move to Matamata with my three kids. I live in Hamilton and my ex lives in Te Awamutu we have a shared agreement by the courts I have them for 9 he has … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,253 satisfied customers
Hi - I have three children 6 and under who currently live with
Hi - I have three children 6 and under who currently live with me but stay with my ex-husband from Friday after school to monday before school (he picks them up from school and drops them off) 5 out o… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,253 satisfied customers
hello there, our handicapped son is 28 and my husband has full
hello there, our handicapped son is 28 and my husband has full guardianship of him. The guardianship is due for renewal 8th of August this year. Our son is no longer living with us Taupo, but in a ver… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,253 satisfied customers
I am married again and we are planning to move to Tauranga
I am married again and we are planning to move to Tauranga from Hamilton to start a new life. We have employment and a house to rent and are selling our house in Hamilton. My 11 year daughter is more … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,253 satisfied customers
Hi, Our daughter (23yrs) has moved into a small "flat" under
Hi, Our daughter (23yrs) has moved into a small "flat" under an old wooden house in Hamilton. Rent incl power is $200/wk (paid 2wks in advance & 3wks bond) Moved in 4.8.12 From first night was woken b… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,253 satisfied customers
My husband is a New Zealander. He has a New Zealand passport.
My husband is a New Zealander. He has a New Zealand passport. We have a four year old child. She has the German and New Zealand nationality. I have a German passport. My husband has several time menti… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,253 satisfied customers
how can i get a custody order for my children who are nz citizens
how can i get a custody order for my children who are nz citizens but reside in australia. we are here in nz on holiday and my partner has taken the kids. We were all suppose to travel back on the 14t… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,253 satisfied customers
Good day, I am a South African citizen with Permanent Residency
Good day, I am a South African citizen with Permanent Residency in New Zealand. We have been here in NZ for just over two years. I have a daughter (16) and a son (19). This is my second marriage as th… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,253 satisfied customers
Hi We have a 14 year old son with Asperger Syndrome (high
Hi We have a 14 year old son with Asperger Syndrome (high functioning autism) and obsessive compulsive disorder. He is currently in foster care,since Jan 2010,as his behaviour became unmanageable. He … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,253 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

31,253 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