News

  • NZ lawyers’ liability for negligent advice by Hannah Norton

    The causation test for liability of lawyers who provide negligent advice has been confirmed by the courts.

  • Lighter Side: Managing partner commandeers air conditioner by Samantha Woodhill

    Managing partner unashamedly forces staff to work in freezing office.

  • Big firms up tech spending by Samantha Woodhill

    Large firms are making massive investments in updating their technology in order to improve efficiency.

  • Partnership splits by Hannah Norton

    The partnership of a New Zealand firm is splitting.

  • Lawyer to repay $454,000 by Hannah Norton

    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’.

  • QC leaves top tier firm by Hannah Norton

    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.