Aimee Penman

09 975 3548

Originally from Wellington, Aimee was admitted to the Bar in December 2022 and moved to the North Shore to join the Schnauer and Co team in February 2023. Aimee is passionate about a career in family and employment law, and brings to the role her love for people. Aimee enjoys connecting with clients and guiding them through some of the trickiest times they will likely face.

  • Bachelor of Laws (Victoria University of Wellington)
  • Bachelor of Arts majoring in Sociology
  • New Zealand Law Society
  • Auckland Women Lawyers' Association
  • Auckland District Law Society
  • Pre-nuptial and relationship agreements
  • Separation agreements
  • Divorce/dissolution of marriage
  • Domestic violence
  • Care of children arrangements
  • Enduring powers of attorney
  • Welfare guardian applications (PPPR)
  • Property manager applications (PPPR) 
  • Wills


  • Wrongful terminations (being sacked or fired)
  • Advice on disciplinary meetings
  • Forced resignations from work (constructive dismissal) 
  • Personal grievances
  • Redundancy issues
  • Wanting to know their rights as an employee
  • Workplace bullying or harassment



  • Advising on terminations of an employee
  • Redundancies
  • Employment agreements
  • Conducting disciplinary meetings
  • Defending personal grievance actions