PRACTICE AREAS - FAMILY
2 Dr Johnson’s Buildings Family Team deals with a wide range of family law and matrimonial law matters. We regularly accept instructions at all levels of experience and in the following areas:
Children law: public law (including care and adoption proceedings)
Children law: private law (Child Arrangements Orders, formerly residence and contact)
Financial proceedings, including ancillary relief and TOLATA claims
International law and child abduction
Court of Protection, human rights and mental health
We are well known for both our expertise and our approachability. Reported cases can be found within the profiles for individual tenants.
We understand that family law matters can encompass some of the most difficult proceedings that clients may face and we approach each case with sensitivity. All clients can expect a friendly, skilled barrister who will seek a swift and pragmatic resolution to proceedings. Members of Chambers are also experienced in assisting vulnerable clients and those with particular needs.
2 Dr Johnson’s Buildings Family Team believes that strong relationships with instructing solicitors are vital to achieve the best outcome for our clients. We are also able to take on direct access clients in appropriate proceedings.
There are a number of qualified mediators within the Family Team. All members of the Family Team are qualified to represent clients in mediations.
THE FAMILY TEAM:
Call to New Zealand Bar: 2016