Sol is currently a journalist at Australasian Lawyer and New Zealand Lawyer.
A versatile and experienced journalist, Sol has covered finance, sports and business across Australia, USA, New Zealand and Asia. Before joining Australasian Lawyer and New Zealand Lawyer, Sol was a managing editor with FOX sports. Sol’s specialty areas include the legal profession, capital markets and M&A.
The Hon Michael Kirby AC CMG tells NZ Lawyer that although New Zealand is a trailblazer in recognizing the rights of animals, its law regime needs teeth
Several firms make massive moves in the rankings for both announced and completed deals
Three lawyers at different stages in their careers have been chosen as finalists in the awards
The firm advised the South Australian government, which recently selected the manager for the $50m fund
The Oxford alum previously spent 15 years in New York at a white-shoe firm
A Big Three firm helped the NZ government launch a system that helps emergency responders quickly locate those in need
The former lawyer, holding more than $13,000 of a client’s money, only returned it when the client filed an ethics complaint
The firm advised the bike-sharing start-up in raising money from group of investors led by Alibaba
Four women lawyers from different practice groups were also promoted to senior posts
The new judge is an ex-Chapman Tripp partner who specialised in telecommunications and corporate commercial litigation