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“I Love You, But…”

JUNO, a New Zealand financial investment magazine that aims to educate, inform, and empower its readers to make better financial decisions, recently asked me to write a piece on prenuptial agreements and how they can safeguard assets in the event of a relationship breakdown. The article was published in the recent Spring Edition of the […]

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Clayton v Clayton – the last chapter – What does it mean?

Late last year the New Zealand Law Society published an article I had written on Clayton v Clayton in LawTalk. That piece traversed my thoughts on the Supreme Court hearing held in September 2015, which I attended, and my predictions on the likely outcome. Although the Clayton’s agreed a final settlement before Christmas 2015, and before […]

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Clayton v Clayton – the Decision – Landmark or not?

In November 2015 I wrote an article for the New Zealand Law Society’s LawTalk magazine about the September sittings of the Supreme Court appeals in Clayton v Clayton. Although Mr and Mrs Clayton were able to reach a full and final settlement of their long-standing dispute in December (the terms of which were and are to […]

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Clayton v Clayton – the last chapter?

The Supreme Court sat recently over three days to hear appeals and cross appeals from a decision of the Court of Appeal, handed down on 26 February 2015, in what is likely to be the seminal case on the interaction between trust and relationship property law in New Zealand. Successive Governments have been slow to […]

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New Website

Today marks off the launch of my new website. It has been a work in progress for longer than I care to think about, but it is finally here, live and ready to go. Maxine, Telise and I are very excited about the boundless opportunities we now have to post regular updates in real time […]

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