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
Thank you Pearl. I have legal questions around separation.
Thank you Pearl. I have legal questions around separation … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,551 satisfied customers
How much is the vendors lawyer fee for selling a ppty 2M. In
how much is the vendors lawyer fee for selling a ppty 2M … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,551 satisfied customers
I have an Australian receiver asking for some written
I have an Australian receiver asking for some written information (Contracts, invoices, commission statements etc) regarding a bankrupt person that had done business in NZ. If I provide that info am I… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,551 satisfied customers
My father owned land and never left a will. Does his
My father owned land and never left a will. Does his surviving spouse own it now? … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,551 satisfied customers
I am wondering what the legal options are in appearing in a
HI There. I am wondering what the legal options are in appearing in a family court such as in person or secure AVL link … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,551 satisfied customers
I am a nz resident living in malasyai while my spouse is
hi I am a nz resident living in malasyai while my spouse is living in nz .. we have been living like this for about 20 years and I spend some 1- 1.5 months total each year together . … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,551 satisfied customers
Is it hard or expensive to dissolve a family trust in NZ?
Is it hard or expensive to dissolve a family trust in NZ? … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,551 satisfied customers
Does a discretionary beneficiary of a family trust who is
Does a discretionary beneficiary of a family trust who is also the daughter have any legal rights when they have been removed by the trustees? … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,551 satisfied customers
I'm a freelance programmer. My US-based, HIPAA-compliant
I'm a freelance programmer. My US-based, HIPAA-compliant medical app is being licensed to someone in NZ. Are there any medical / privacy / etc laws that would require extra steps above what the US pri… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,551 satisfied customers
My Husband (NZ citizen) and myself (Maltese citizen),
Hi There, My Husband (NZ citizen) and myself (Maltese citizen), married in Malta. Lived for a short period in NZ and currently going through an annulment in Malta. … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,551 satisfied customers
Gidday, We have a trust set up in NZ as we owned a house
Gidday, We have a trust set up in NZ as we owned a house over there. We sold the house 12 months ago.. did the 2016 tax return and now want to close the trust down, return the funds back to Australia.… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,551 satisfied customers
I'm a 45 year old woman want to know about legal aspects
Good morning I'm a 45 year old woman want to know about legal aspects regarding separation. I am a NZ resident, been working away from home for the last 18 months, things not well between me and my hu… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,551 satisfied customers
I'm a NZ permanent resident that married a New Zealand
Hi Chris I'm a NZ permanent resident that married a New Zealand citizen in Fiji in 2010. We did not register our marriage in New Zealand. We both live in New Zealand. We have been separated for 6 mont… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,551 satisfied customers
Re: OFFSHORE NZ Trust Does an OFFSHORE New Zealand ("NZ")
Re: OFFSHORE NZ Trust Does an OFFSHORE New Zealand ("NZ") Trust require a RESIDENT of NZ to be a Trustee? Or can the Trustee be a foreigner? What are the qualifications-- does he need to be a lawyer, … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,551 satisfied customers
I'm trying to locate my estranged partner who was held in Mt
I'm trying to locate my estranged partner who was held in Mt Eden prison Auckland NZ pending deportation for USA within the last 7-10 days. He had no way of contacting me to inform me of when he went … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,551 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
31,551 satisfied customers
You were wonderful in answering my legal question previously.
If you can follow my thread re: NZ Con Man, great. If not, I can fill in the blanks. Yesterday I received an anonymous email via my web site form that read: * Submission Date 2011-04-11 20:34:27 * Fir… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,551 satisfied customers
Can a division of property law be applicable to a civil marriage
Can a division of property law be applicable to a civil marriage that had taken place overseas in India 20 years ago and has not been a marriage for any duration of time in new zealand at all? My wife… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,551 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

31,551 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