The firm has just made its third partner appointment in as many weeks
The legal profession’s finest will be recognised at the awards ceremony Thursday
The firm drew on technology, financial services, and tax expertise for the deal
The judge, who died this month at the age of 50, is remembered by his peers for his “dignity, clarity and respect”
Both new lawyers have over two decades’ experience, one in criminal law and the other in complex commercial dispute resolution.
The changes come after the release of the Panama Papers detailing thousands of foreign trusts set up in New Zealand.
The judge is said to have initially posted messages calling for “woof justice” and calling the pub owner “fat” and without “class”.
The establishment of the Mumbai Centre for International Arbitration opens an alternative to other more well-known arbitration hubs like London and Singapore.
The new partner, who previously headed the US SEC’s Office of Market Intelligence, will work in the firm’s government enforcement practice.
A New Zealand-based Samoan lawyer is suing the Samoan Law Society over the termination of her unrestricted practicing certificate.