Dominique Cochrane

Senior Solicitor

Areas of Expertise

Care of Children
Family Law & Relationship Property
Family Violence
Separation & Dissolution (Divorce)


Dominique joined McVeagh Fleming in January 2023 and regularly advises on a range of family law matters including relationship property (protection of assets and separation matters), parenting / care of children issues, domestic violence and adoption and surrogacy matters.


Dominique studied at the University of Auckland and Auckland University of Technology. She began her career working in-house for a publicly listed New Zealand company and then in a corporate advisory role for a large law firm before moving into family law at the end of 2017.


BA, University Of Auckland, Majoring in Psychology

LLB, University of Auckland


Member of the New Zealand Law Society

Member of the New Zealand Law Society Family Law Section

Member of Auckland District Law Society

Examples of transactions

Main Practice Areas

Relationship Property (Protection of Assets and Separation Matters)

Parenting / Care of Children Issues

Domestic Violence

Adoption and Surrogacy Matters

Outside Interests

Outside of work, Dominique enjoys spending time with her young family and her friends. Dominique has an interest in fashion and in sports, in particular, martial arts, having spent 12 years practicing Karate for which she represented New Zealand.