Jane Anderson



Jane Anderson Profile

Jane Anderson is a family law specialist and accredited Family Law Mediator. Jane has practised since being admitted as a barrister and solicitor in 1989. In 1993 Jane also became admitted as a solicitor in the United Kingdom and practiced in London from 1993 to 1997. Jane went out as a Barrister in 2002 continuing to specialise in family law. Jane is often appointed by the Court as lawyer for child and is known for her pro-active and robust advocacy for children. Jane has also worked extensively in:

  • Care of Children Act matters - Implementing care arrangements for parents either by agreement or through Court Orders.
  • Representing clients involved in applications to relocate to a different jurisdiction, both in and out of New Zealand.
  • Obtaining Orders Preventing Removal of Children from New Zealand.
  • Guardianship Applications.
  • All areas of child custody law.
  • Division of Relationship Property.
  • Proceedings under the Domestic Violence Act – including Protection Orders, Occupation and Furniture Orders.
  • Cases involving the Hague Convention.
  • Proceedings under the Adoption Act.
  • Proceedings under the Children, Young Persons and Their Families Act 1989. Jane is a strong advocate, appearing in the Family Court and High Court. Jane accepts instructions in all areas of family law, including Domestic Violence, Parenting, Paternity, Adoption, CYFS matters, Domestic and Inter Country Relocation.

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North Shore Legal Chambers
Unit L1, 75 Corinthian Drive Albany 0632
P.O Box 302 795 North Harbour
Phone: 09 442 2471
Fax: 09 414 6969
Email: janeanderson@nslc.co.nz