Wills and Estates
Modern families can be complicated. Our experienced team will ask the right questions to help you create a Will and Enduring Power of Attorneys which will reflect your needs and will provide for your family in the future while respecting your wishes.
When someone close pass away you can need a trusted team to administer the estate. At Legal Solutions we have specialist estate administrators who can carefully guide you through this process.
Enduring Powers Of Attorney
A Power of Attorney allows someone to act on your behalf in legal and financial matters if you cannot due to incapacity or death. Our specialists can work with you to review your situation and your future aspirations to structure your personal and financial affairs.
We can also assist if you have family members who have become incapacitated without appointing an enduring power of attorney.
Appointment Of Welfare Guardians and Property Managers
We help clients, file applications and lodge evidence in the Family Court to be appointed to manage the personal care and/or property affairs of an individual who cannot do so themselves, typically due to mental or physical incapacity.
Families and circumstances are changing now more than ever, the need to review and manage your affairs appropriately is at its highest. We can help you decide whether it is right for you to establish, update or wind up your Trust.
Talk to us about the advantages and disadvantages of each option and what will work best for your whānau.
Separations and Marriage Dissolutions
Relationship property law is a thorny and complex area. We can help with prenuptial and separation agreements, property division, and disputes over relationship property. Talk to us about helping you through the significant paperwork and the legal process.
The emotional and legal implications of making childcare arrangements or applying for parenting orders are significant. Deciding who a child will live with and when the child will spend time with the other parent or caregivers has severe implications for everybody, especially the child. Talk to us about your legal options, advice, guidance and support throughout the process.
Our family lawyers are empathetic and experienced in working with men and women who are stuck or have just left abusive relationships. We will do everything we can to help make you feel safe again.