Session 1: Stream B: Family Law Issues (Live Stream)
Date: Thursday 15 March 2018
Time: 7.30am to 10.30am
Attend and earn 3 CPD hours
Has March come around sooner than expected? Do you want to get all your CPD done in one day instead of scraping hours together bit by bit? If the answer to any of these questions is 'yes' this program is for you! Our highly anticipated 10 CPD Hours in One Day program is back again to deliver an easy, efficient, information packed day that will strengthen your practice in the year to come.
Chair: Graeme Stanton, Director, Auckland Family Law
Obtaining Final Protection Orders
Look at relevant case law and gain practical tips on how to satisfy the two limbs:
- Has domestic violence occurred?
- Is the protection order necessary
Presented by Annie Rakena, Lawyer, Adrianne McLean Barrister
Relationship Property Settlement Agreements
Analysis of key points for settling relationship property, child support and maintenance agreements.
Presented by Katie Hollister-Jones, Solicitor, Haigh Lyon Lawyers
Practical Implications of Williams v Scott
Consider this significant decision and its impact on your practice and your clients.
Presented by Jo Hosking, Barrister, Auckland; Leading Family & Divorce Lawyer Doyle's Guide 2017
- Gain practical analysis and skills for settling relationship property
- Examine the Practical Implications of Williams v Scott
- Master how to obtain final protection orders
Chair: Graeme Stanton
Graeme Stanton has practised law since 1984, as an employee or partner of Law Firms in Auckland,Whangarei, Manukau and Pukekohe. He has represented clients in all Family and District Courts in the Auckland area and also elsewhere in New Zealand. He has appeared in the Auckland High Court to successfully defend and prosecute appeals. While focussing mainly on Relationship Property and Family law, he also has a great deal of experience and expertise in Employment, Criminal, Traffic Cases and Civil and Property disputes. He has prepared many Powers of Attorney, Trusts and Wills. He has practised in the areas of Commercial Law and Conveyancing, Estate Administration. He has prepared many Agreements and Contracts of all kinds.
Annie Rakena provides legal advice on all matters relating to Family Law. With over 6 years of Family Law experience, over the years Annie has focused her practice on parenting matters, domestic violence matters, child youth and family matters, relocation and relationship property matters. Annie frequently appears in the family court and high court representing clients on the above matters she specialises in. Her "no nonsense" approach has helped several clients swiftly resolve matters without Court intervention.
Jo was admitted to the bar in 1998 and has practiced mainly in Family Law since then. In recent years Jo's interest has become focused on relationship and trust property and spousal maintenance cases. She has appeared in the Family Court, High Court, Court of Appeal and (as instructing solicitor) in the Supreme Court. Jo enjoys the strategic and commercial aspects of relationship property dispute resolution and working collaboratively to find solutions to relationship property problems. Jo has recently been appointed to update Fisher on Relationship Property (Chapter 11 Relationship Property And Trusts). Jo also undertakes lawyer for child work in the Rotorua Court. Since September 2015 Jo has been practising as a barrister in based in Rotorua where she was previously a partner in a specialist family law firm.
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