Rebecca Holm

Family Law Barrister

Rebecca Holm Profile


Rebecca Holm is a Family Lawyer who was "admitted to the bar" in 1997 (over 20 years ago). Rebecca has a Masters degree in law focusing on dispute resolution and is a senior lawyer for children. 


Rebecca acts for clients who need assistance with:

Relationship property- How property is divided after separation or divorce 

Parenting Applications for who has the day to day care or contact with a child

Orders preventing removal of a child from New Zealand or relocation applications


Protection orders

Paternity and any other matter heard in the Family court 


Rebecca will provide prompt, timely, and  practical advice, including applying for without notice applications where there is sufficient urgency.

Rebecca also works as a consultant for people who need to file their own application, but who need to receive legal advice on what applications to file into court and what information is necessary for the affidavit so that they can reduce their legal costs.  

Rebecca is experienced in preparing contracting out agreements (commonly referred to as "pre-nups") and giving advice in organising assets to minimise the risk of potential relationship property claims.


Rebecca ensures that she continues with her education through conferences, seminars and training to ensure that she is at the cutting edge of any new developments in the law.  

Rebecca was a presenter at the 2015 Auckland District Law Society seminar and webinar "DVA: the Interface with COCA" and wrote the updates for the Domestic violence chapter in the 2017 Auckland District Law Society manual.

Rebecca no longer takes on legal aid cases, but will consider a reduced rate for protection order applications.

The best way to contact Rebecca is email on


 “Professional, efficient and knowledgeable; I would have no hesitation in recommending Rebecca”.


"Going through one of the hardest times in my life Rebecca was fantastic. She kept the emotion out of my decisions and kept me on track ensuring she had my best interests at all times. She is extremely professional and talked me through all options so I understood the process completely. I was more than happy with the work Rebecca did for me and would have no hesitation in recommending her others."  

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North Shore Legal Chambers
Unit L1, 75 Corinthian Drive Albany 0632
P.O Box 302 795 North Harbour
Phone: 09 414 7258