Family Law

Helping at Family Court

We have extensive experience working in the Family Court.  This includes:

  • Child Law 
  • Care of Children Act disputes
  • Te Oranga Tamariki proceedings
  • Children’s care arrangements and agreements
  • Abuse and neglect of children
  • Adoption
  • Domestic violence and Protection orders
  • Disputes about Wills
  • Mental health assessments and reviews
  • Guardianship
  • Separation and divorce

Our Family Law legal services include:

  • Separation agreements - includes provision for the care of children - custody, access visitation, parental maintenance and support for a partner and/or child and how any shared property is divided - house, cars, boats, holiday properties etc. (relationship property division)
  • Business separation - all business assets, bank accounts, company structure etc.
  • And any other matter related to the Family Law legal system

Care of Children

We encourage separated parents initially to seek counseling and/or mediation to try and reach their own decision about what is best for their children.  We will assist in negotiating an agreement and help parents to reach a compromise in the interests of their children.

 For more information call us on 06 368 8886 ext 712 or office@toddwhitehouse.co.nz