A top-tier lawyer with a growing burger business has used crowdfunding to upgrade his popular burger truck
The lawyer, a trained Trust Account Supervisor, had his client deposit money to his personal account.
The Pacific Business Trust (PBT) has appointed Kim Tuaine, who has more than 13 years’ experience as a specialist Australian migration lawyer, as its Chief Executive Officer.
The reforms were supposed to give parents more options outside of costly court proceedings but they have been criticised for creating new problems.
Several NZ firms - and a NZ lawyer now based in the States - have advised on the $785m takeover deal of a service station network owned by a US energy giant.
The looming threat of funding cuts has dissipated in time for the release of the new and improved Community Law Manual.
A UK client up on drugs charges has been accused of stealing his lawyer’s phone.
Twelve years ago, one law firm partner weighed in at 100kgs and smoked and drank “a lot”. Now he’s dropped a quarter of his body weight and is representing NZ in amateur triathlons.
One top tier firm has announced 15 new appointments, while a large Christchurch based firm welcomes two lawyers to its partnership.
Mark your calendars – entries open soon for the legal industry’s night of nights