Just an Hour of Your Time? Providing Limited (Unbundled) Assistance to Litigants in Person
This article considers the landscape for “unbundled” legal assistance in New Zealand. The author draws on and discusses the substantial international literature and data from a study conducted on litigants in person in the New Zealand civil court. The author concludes that unbundling may prove a win for everyone involved in the litigation and the time is right for exploring this option further.
Publisher: New Zealand Law Society
Keywords: Legal Assistance; New Zealand; Litigants in Person; Civil Court
Research Type: Journal Article