Melanie believes that her experience working with families and especially children has equipped her very well to help people solve problems related to their children`s care. Melanie is currently an elected board member of the Wellington Chapter of the New Zealand Law Society and a member of one of the Standards (Complaints) Committees. She is a Director of the Wellington Community Law Centre, a Director of Atiawa Toa FM Limited and a former Chair of the Board of Petone Central School. As a mother, she understands the challenges of modern parenting and believes that people should be empowered to make their own arrangements to care for their children. On January 20, 2021, President Biden issued an executive order on . In recent years, Melanie has also completed extensive training in family dispute resolution in New Zealand and abroad and has become an accredited family mediator. Melanie Baker focuses on complex commercial litigation, professional liability and family law. He litigates claims for professional misconduct, corporate and corporate disputes, directors` and officers` liability, breach of fiduciary duties, and claims for fraud and civil conspiracy. www.lawsociety.org.nz/__data/assets/pdf_file/0016/117520/Why-we-need-to-ask-you-for-information.pdf As lawyers, we are required to comply with the Anti-Money Laundering and Combating the Financing of Terrorism (AML/CFT) Act 2009.

Under this legislation, we may need to ask you for additional information before providing services. This may include requesting photo identification, proof of address and/or details of your business practices. Please do not take offense if we do this as it applies to all new and existing customers. UPDATE: As expected, President Biden signed the bill. We asked our lawyers to share their favorite quotes. Tampa attorney Melanie Baker has joined the Law Education Committee. Mélanie is a lawyer and mediator. She has been practicing law in Lower Hutt since 1988. She is an experienced child and family lawyer. Prior to joining RumbergerKirk, Melanie clerked for the Honorable Hiram Puig-Lugo, Superior Court for the District of Columbia.