A record crowd of over 700 legal professionals gathered in Auckland last night to hear the award winners, read on to find out who they are
In-house lawyers are no longer just lawyers, new national president says
They succeed the 10-year co-chair of the organisation, whose fellow leader retired in July
The senior lawyer leads the firm’s litigation and dispute resolution team
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.