One of the strangest cases Kerikeri partner Sarah Jury has worked on includes a dispute about the largest matchstick sculpture in the Southern Hemisphere.
The causation test for liability of lawyers who provide negligent advice has been confirmed by the courts.
The partnership of a New Zealand firm is splitting.
A former partner of a top tier NZ firm acknowledged as an ‘innocent investor’ in a Ponzi scheme has been ordered to repay nearly half a million dollars in ‘fictitious gains’.
It’s important to have regeneration at all levels of law firms - including at the leadership level - one QC says, who has stepped down from the role as chair on one of the country’s biggest firms.
The rule of law is still alive and well in New Zealand, the Law Society says; after the country has ranked sixth in a global index.
Olivia Wensley has just joined the Anderson Lloyd's Queenstown-based litigation team. She takes five minutes to chat with NZLawyer.
Two New Zealand lawyers have been appointed as new Judges of the High Court.
Two New Zealand firms have had a raft of new appointments.
A top tier NZ firm has advised a company on its NXT debut