If you are looking for clear and cost effective legal advice in relation to a Family Law issue, please call one of our family advisors. If you find yourself in a position where you are unable to pay for important legal services there may be Legal Aid we can help you apply for.

Family Law

Unfortunately life sometimes gets complicated, our family law team provide legal advice on a range of issues including: divorce law, separation, child custody and care of children, adoption, relationship property, child support and domestic violence.

You will want strong representation from a sympathetic and friendly advocate for your rights. Our family lawyers are experienced mediators and negotiators arranging positive out of court settlements as well as providing representation in Family Court.

Whether your family law matter includes resolving disputes, finalizing parenting arrangements or dividing relationship property our friendly team of experience family lawyers are here to help you.

Divorce and Separation

When it comes to separation or divorce you will need trusted help and advice through a distressing time. One of our family lawyers will help and advise you ensuring your best interests are protected at a time when you may feel unsure or vulnerable.

Child Custody and Adoption

Deciding on the best care arrangements for children can be emotional. Our family law team can help arrange a suitable care agreement with a focus on what is best for the child involved. We represent existing parents and guardians and those who wish to become guardians or parents of in an adoption.

Family Court Lawyers

Family Court needn't be intimidating, our family court lawyers will guide you through the process taking the time to understand you and your family’s situation. We’ll help and advise you of the law relating to your case, outline what your options are and answer any questions along the way.

Contact us now for family law advice

Our family law team are here to help and advise with your questions, concerns or problems.

Call: +64 (0)7 928 9000


BCH takes the safety of staff, clients, suppliers and any other person we interact with, seriously. In response to Covid-19 and the NZ Government guidelines, we have updated our practices.

From Monday, 22nd November 2021, meetings, whenever possible will be virtual or by phone. Any onsite meetings will be by appointment only and we will be asking if all attendees are fully vaccinated. If they are not then the meeting must be virtual unless it is possible to agree upon another safe way to meet (this may include proof of a negative covid test). We require the use of scanning, masks and hand sanitiser.

We will appreciate your support and understanding.