Lauren is the Principal of Stay Legal. She is an experienced specialist immigration lawyer who provides honest advice and practical solutions. She has presented at national and regional seminars on immigration law. Lauren is currently an immigration law guest lecturer teaching aspiring immigration advisers.
Lauren is practical, effective, and dedicated. Lauren has assisted employers with practical advice, high-net-worth individuals with tailored solutions, skilled migrants and their families to gain residency, and unlawful migrants regain their lawful status. She has successfully requested character waivers, medical waivers, ministerial special directions, and appealed decisions.
Committee Member – Auckland District Law Society Immigration & Refugee Law Committee
Committee Member – New Zealand Law Society Women in Law Association (Waikato Bay of Plenty Branch)
Member - Tauranga Migrant Settlement Network (an Immigration New Zealand led Welcoming Communities initiative)
Volunteer Immigration Solicitor – Citizens Advice Bureau (Tauranga)
Member Since 2020
IAA License Number
Years in Industry 14
Appeals & Ministerials
Residence - Business & Investor
Residence - Family
Residence - Skilled Migrant
Temporary Entry - Study
Temporary Entry - Visitor
Temporary Entry - Work