I have appeared as lawyer for both the defence and prosecution in many murder/manslaughter and sexual abuse cases. I have also acted in difficult relationship property, Hague Convention and family disputes over wills.
I am also appointed to represent children in the Family Court as a senior Lawyer for Child, and on the panel of Youth Advocates appointed to represent young persons in the Youth Court.
I am a general practitioner specialising in family, criminal and employment law.
I provide advice on all aspects of family law including parenting issues, domestic violence matters and personal and property rights at all levels including the Court of Appeal. I am on the panel of lawyers appointed to represent children, an accredited member of the New Zealand Law Society’s Panel of Mediators, and a Court appointed youth advocate.
I provide advice and mediation assistance to employers and employees on employment relations, human resources and health and safety issues.