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Initial Consultation - Family Law at Morrison Kent

Family Law Initial Consultations

April 17, 2020 | Maretta Twentyman

People often think that taking legal advice is quite formal or intimidating – but that does not need to be the case.  More often than not, the first step is to gather information on your...Read More

COVID-19 Family Court continues to operate - Morrison Kent Lawyers

COVID-19 – Family Court continues to operate

April 16, 2020 | Debbie Dunbar

Understandably, it is a worrying time for many families in New Zealand with added pressures of finances, social challenges and health. The Family Court continues to provide priority services...Read More

Family Law Experts - Morrison Kent Lawyers

Family Legal Aid

March 20, 2020 | Racheal Allison

At Morrison Kent, we aim to provide top-quality legal services to all clients. To make the process for those needing legal aid as simple and painless as possible, here is a short guide as to what...Read More

Non-Publication in Family Court - Morrison Kent

Non-Publication in Family Court Proceedings

March 19, 2020 | David Abricossow

The Family Court often deals with very sensitive and deeply personal matters; frequently involving children and other vulnerable participants. As a result, specific reporting restrictions apply to...Read More

Contracting Out Agreements - Morrison Kent Family Law

When to Consider a Contracting Out Agreement?

May 27, 2019 | Maretta Twentyman

The general rule applying to property division between couples is once you have been in a qualifying relationship (de facto, marriage or civil union) for three years or more, in the event of...Read More