Vaishnavi Thayaparan


Areas of Expertise

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


Vaishnavi embarked on her educational adventure in Dunedin at the age of 17, graduating from Otago University in 2022.

Vaishnavi started an exciting new chapter with McVeagh Fleming towards the end of 2022, where she pursues her passion for law and helping those in need.


Vaishnavi has great support from her parents, who have made significant sacrifices to pave the way for her future and instilled in her the profound value of education.


Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Health Sciences, with a major in Public Health - University of Otago


Examples of transactions

Main Practice Areas

Family Law

Outside Interests

Vaishnavi has a strong interest in dance, boxing and team building activities. Earlier this year, she completed a charity boxing fight to support the Women’s Refuge. She is also an active dancer for the Natyaloka School of Indian dance and performed a lead role in Natyaloka’s 10 year anniversary performance for the Dunedin Arts Festival 2021.