Barrister Susan Hayward said a lack of family lawyers in the area was a major problem. Photo / supplied
A shortage of family law attorneys in Hawke’s Bay is making it increasingly difficult for people to gain access to the courts.
Napier-based attorney Susan Hayward is currently juggling approximately 75 cases in court
Napier-based chairwoman of the New Zealand Law Society’s family law division Caroline Hickman said they would look into the matter but hoped recent changes would improve. Photo / supplied