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 didn't realise my liscence expired and was given a ticket
Hi I didn't realise my liscence expired and was given a ticket by police that forbid me to drive till I got liscence re newed … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,351 satisfied customers
I want to ask about new Zealand immigration law. Right now I
I want to ask about new Zealand immigration law. Right now I have a drunk and driv case on me and I will be pleading guilty for it. Currently I am on my open job search visa. And will expire on 18 Apr… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,351 satisfied customers
Please can you tell me if harbouring an overstayer is a
Hi Chris, Please can you tell me if harbouring an overstayer is a criminal offence and if so, what are the penalties? In particular, what are the rules around revocation of residence, if any? Thank yo… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,351 satisfied customers
I have had my license suspended for 28 days and been
Hi Chris. I have had my license suspended for 28 days and been summoned to court for going 41km/h over the speed limit. This is my first court summonable offense and I've only ever had two other speed… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,351 satisfied customers
I contacted before and paid 5 deposit but did get answer?
hi i contacted before and paid 5 deposit but did get answer? here it is again ..my husband has date set for not gulty plea in march he is been in remand for around 8 weeks the charge is burglary, if h… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,351 satisfied customers
The Whangarei police in the process of charging me for
the Whangarei police in the process of charging me for careless driving. I have a number of questions about what to expect … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,351 satisfied customers
I have been issued a sumons to court for D502 - Careless
I have been issued a sumons to court for D502 - Careless driving. It was raining and at brooklyn road, wellington, just infront of central appartments, I tried to brake immediatly and my car skid to t… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,351 satisfied customers
Can I travel to new Zealand from Australia with a criminal
can I travel to new Zealand from Australia with a criminal record I was born in new Zealand but have live and worked in Australia for over 30 years … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,351 satisfied customers
My son has been charged with common assault & we are
My son has been charged with common assault & we are visiting from Australia, he surrended his passport & has court Monday morning. Advice would be greatly appreciated & what is likely to happen. He s… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,351 satisfied customers
Just wondering about legal aid offence as i just been to
hi just wondering about legal aid for traffic offence as i just been to court today and it was surpose to be my sentencing day and thort that it would of been sorted out today as i thought wrong i do … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,351 satisfied customers
I would to sponsor a Filipino citizen to come to new Zealand I
I would to sponsor a Filipino citizen to come to new Zealand I am a practicing artist, New Zealnd citizen resident here in the country. .… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,351 satisfied customers
hello i was recently arrested for drunk driving and am trying
hello i was recently arrested for drunk driving and am trying to understand the ramnifications… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,351 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
26,351 satisfied customers
Hi, i was caught drink driving and my breath result exceeds
Hi, i was caught drink driving and my breath result exceeds the limit of 650. Now i am suspended 28 days of driving and scheduled for a court appearance. I search online regarding my case as a first t… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,351 satisfied customers
Hi, I have been caught exceeding the speed limit by more
Hi, I have been caught exceeding the speed limit by more than 40kph, and the mandatory 28 days suspension is currently in place while I await my summons to appear in court. I would like to find out: 1… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,351 satisfied customers
will i get deported if i have been convited for theft .. am
will i get deported if i have been convited for theft .. am new zealand permanent residence and this is my first crime in my whole life… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,351 satisfied customers
Hi there If my husband pleads guilty to a lesser charge
Hi there If my husband pleads guilty to a lesser charge of common assault, will this be recorded as a criminal conviction? Will he be allowed to travel to Australia? Thanks… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,351 satisfied customers
Hello My son, Michael Velas, 21 y.o., mus to go to court on
Hello My son, Michael Velas, 21 y.o., mus to go to court on 13 April 8:30am with the charge of careless driving. Do we need a lawyer presence? It's his 1st time charge and we even don't know if there … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
26,351 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

26,351 satisfied customers

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

serish khan

serish khan

Lawyer

82 satisfied customers

Solicitor/Partner at Khan & Associates

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

24,667 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

PaulmoJD

PaulmoJD

Attorney

48,647 satisfied customers

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

INFOLAWYER

INFOLAWYER

Attorney

28,097 satisfied customers

Licensed attorney helping individuals and businesses

< 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