Miriam graduated from Victoria University of Wellington with degrees in Law and Criminology. Miriam was admitted to the bar in 2003 and began her legal career in a well-respected, boutique central Auckland firm. In 2009 Miriam joined a large Waikato based law firm where she was an Associate in the Litigation team, leading the Family Law group within that team.
Miriam is a Family Law expert, dealing with all manner of Family Law issues, including: relationship property (both post separation settlements and “prenups”), parenting disputes, domestic violence and estate matters.
Miriam regularly appears in Court but also assists clients to negotiate privately where possible. Whether advocating for her clients in the Court room or through private negotiation, her aim is always to assist clients to obtain the best possible result.
Outside the office, Miriam loves being the busy Mum to three young girls. She likes keeping fit and also enjoys Waiheke’s wine and beaches.