Providing legal support to Lower Hutt

When you find yourself in a legal predicament, it can be a stressful time for all involved. It can be difficult to know the full extent of your rights and the best way to proceed.

Petone Law is here to provide you with the legal support required to find the most beneficial resolution for all parties.

Our legal firm in Lower Hutt can deal with a wide range of legal matters and specialties.


Scales of justice

Family Law

Solicitor providing legal support in Lower Hutt

Family Law often comes with underlying emotion from all involved.  Petone Law will always handle each case with the respect and care it deserves.

We ensure that our clients are comfortable and happy with how we proceed and we will do our absolute best to achieve an outcome that is favourable.

Our team can help you with matters involving:

  • Parenting Orders
  • Child Custody
  • Relocation
  • Care and Contact
  • Guardianship
  • ​Child Support
  • Mediation
  • Paternity Matters
  • Adoption
  • Relationship Property (Prenuptial Agreements)
  • Spousal Maintenance
  • Domestic Violence
  • Protection Orders
  • Divorce (Dissolution of Marriage

Contact the Petone Law team of Brendan, Johanne and Vicki today to discuss your legal matters.

Criminal Law

Our experts providing legal support in estate law in Lower Hutt

Petone Law is here to help set everything straight and ensure that our clients are treated fairly.

Our team can also help you with matters involving:

  • Excess Breath/Blood Alcohol Charges (Drink Driving)
  • Careless, Reckless or Dangerous Driving
  • Driving whilst disqualified
  • Drug Impaired Driving
  • Limited Licences
  • Assault
  • Possession of Drugs
  • Traffic and Speeding Offences

We can advise on whether your case can be diverted from the Court process (diversion), be discharged without conviction, or whether you can enter a plea in mitigation to receive an appropriate penalty or defend a charge (trial).

Petone Law are your family law specialists in Wellington

Other matters

Lawyer specialising in legal support for businesses in Lower Hutt

Petone Law can help you solve your legal issues in a way which will create the best result possible for everyone and with reduced impact to your livelihood.

In other areas, our team can help you with concerns involving:


  • Wills and Estates
  • Conveyancing
  • Family Trust Formation
  • Power of Attorney
  • Property Sale and Division

Emploment Law

  • Constructive Dismissal
  • Unfair Dismissal
  • Work Place Bullying

Immigration Matters

  • Visas

Wills and Estates

  • Dispute Resolution
  • Residential Property
  • Miscellaneous Enquiries
  • Knowing your rights

We are here to offer you sound legal advice and guidance when you need it most.