Nicole works in Parry Field’s family team. She has experience in a wide range of family matters including day-to-day care and contact disputes, guardianship disputes, adoptions, domestic violence, proceedings with Oranga Tamariki Ministry for Vulnerable Children, division of relationship property, advice as to Contracting Out Agreements and applications for dissolution of marriage. She also has a keen interest, and experience in applications under the Protection of Personal and Property Rights Act and Family Protection Act matters.
Nicole brings twelve years of family law experience from both Central Otago and Christchurch firms. As Nicole recognises that her clients are often facing stressful and difficult times; she is able to provide a balance of compassion with pragmatic and direct advice. Nicole values providing legal advice coupled with a firm focus on finding practicable resolutions, either by way of out of court settlements or when required litigation within the Family Court.