Joanne Cheer

Joanne Cheer is the sole practitioner in Khandallah Law, a boutique law practice located in the heart of Khandallah.

Areas of practice:


  • Residential Conveyancing (buying and selling property)
  • Refinancing mortgages
  • Retirement Villages – Occupation Licences
  • Wills
  • Enduring Powers of Attorney
  • Advance Directives
  • Negotiating property settlements after separation
  • Negotiating Contacting Out Agreements (pre-nups)
  • Statutory independent advice on those agreements prepared by other lawyers

Family Court litigation:

Relationship Property Disputes


Joanne has specialised in family law for over 25 years, and has always had a parallel non litigation practice as well. Khandallah Law has been located in the same place for more than 14 years now.

Joanne graduated for Victoria University with a BA in history, and an LLB. She was admitted to the bar in Wellington in November 1989.