Deenie is a senior solicitor at JB Morrison, specialising in family law.


Deenie practices in all areas of family law, including family violence, parenting and guardianship disputes, separation and relationship property matters. She can also advise on mental health (compulsory treatment) matters. Deenie regularly appears in the Family Court, and has also appeared in the High Court, District Court and the Young Adults Court pilot. Deenie is also a member of the panel of senior lawyers who are appointed to assist the Family Court directly when required.

In addition to her court advocacy, Deenie provides her clients with thorough, practical advice and frequently assists her clients to negotiate a satisfactory resolution out of court where possible.

Deenie has been a member of the Wellington Women’s Refuge Governance Group since 2019 and also volunteers at the Wellington Community Law Centre.


Degrees: BA/LLB
Admission to High Court: 2019


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Phone: 04 472 0020

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