Find a family lawyer
Family law covers a wide range of subjects including dissolution of marriage, domestic violence, adoption, and day-to-day care and contact with children.
The FLS has a "find a family lawyer" database to help you locate a family lawyer in your area who can advise you on your particular situation. If, for example, you are looking for a family lawyer in Otago to advise you on adoption issues, click Otago on the map, select the box below labelled Adoption and then Search Lawyers. This will bring up contact details for family lawyers in Otago who can advise you on adoption issues.