Professor Mark Henaghan

BA, LLB (Hons), LLD (Otago)

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Research | Current

Henaghan, M., & Reynolds, S. (2020). The use of trusts and trust litigation as a form of financial abuse in Aotearoa New Zealand and what to do about it. Australian Journal of Family Law, 303-325.

Henaghan, M. (2020). New Zealand Case Studies to Test the Meaning and Use of Article 5 of the 1989 United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child. The International Journal of Children's Rights, 588-612.

Henaghan, M., & Ballantyne, R. (2020). International child abduction, intercountry adoption and international commercial surrogacy. In Routledge Handbook of Family Law and Policy (2nd ed.).

Henaghan, M., & Atkin, W. R. (2019). Family Law Policy in New Zealand.

Henaghan, M., Atkin, B., Ballantyne, R., Burnhill, S., Caldwell, J., & Swadling, K. (2020). Family Law in New Zealand (19th ed.).

Henaghan, M. (2020). Family Law. New Zealand Law Review, 279.

Henaghan, M. (2019). Children and Capacity. In Mental Capacity Law in New Zealand (pp. 179).

Henaghan, M. (2018). Family Law. New Zealand Law Review, 513.

Henaghan, M. (2012). Health Professionals and Trust The Cure for Healthcare Law and Policy. Routledge.

Teaching | Current

LAW 131 (Legal Method)

LAWGENRL 433 (Family Law)

LAWGENRL 713 (Advanced Topics in Family Law)

Co-director of the PhD programme

Postgraduate supervision

Co-director of the PhD programme in the faculty


Fellow of the Royal Society of New Zealand

Associate Fellow of the International Association of Family Lawyers

Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)

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  • Henaghan, M., & Wall, J. (Eds.) (2016). Law, ethics, and medicine: Essays in honour of Peter Skegg. Wellington, New Zealand: Thomson Reuters New Zealand. Pages: 309.

Contact details

Office hours

By appointment at a convenient time for both, arrange by email

Primary office location

17 EDEN CRESCENT - Bldg 803
Level 2, Room 219
New Zealand