Peter Chemis looks back on the decade he spent leading Buddle Findlay, and shares why lawyers and law firms sometimes need to keep their egos in check
The litigation expert succeeds Roger Wallis, who has returned full-time to his corporate and commercial practice
The once high-flying Kentucky lawyer faces up to 12 years in prison for scamming the government
A China education provider raised US$168m, while an Indian supermarket chain raised US$285m
The firm has expanded its insurance practice by appointing one of New Zealand’s leading litigators in the field as Partner
Lawyers at a US firm have been directed to be less polite to save time.
Surviving band members can’t answer questions about millions of dollars they made in the 70s
HSF has advised a group of 23 international banks on what is believed to be a record-breaking loan deal… Regulators, professional bodies should be separate says survey… Promotion for Melbourne lawyer at Corrs… Singapore’s Big Four dominate rankings… Yahoo in discrimination lawsuit…
Global partners of DLA Piper have voted on changing the firm’s remuneration structure… Two well-known international law firms are reported to be in merger talks… New head for Linklaters’ Indonesian associate… Global legal innovation quest launched… Judge admits accepting baseball tickets from defendant’s lawyers…
A major firm has appointed the first female law firm CEO in New Zealand.