NZ’s contempt-of-court law is currently found in a mix of case law and statutes. The country may soon get a singular statute for it.
Two alumni return to the firm, while two others come from in-house roles
Governor-General Dame Patsy Reddy’s approval is recognition of the justice’s service as a judge of the High Court
He has more than three decades of senior in-house experience at the insurer and two major financial institutions
A Wellington laywer will be the first resident Kiwi on the board of the international petroleum negotiators.
A new survey has revealed a number of new statistics about how the New Zealand public feels about lawyers and the quality of their services.
An Arkansas judge has resigned following new allegations he exchanged sentence leniency for sexual favours.
Following the Panama Papers leak, an investigation has revealed the New Zealand firm caught up in the scandal.
The New Zealand Law Society welcomed the new social investment initiative which aims to address core issues within the country’s criminal justice system.
Dewhirst Law solicitor Samantha Bills tells NZ Lawyer how she came to lawyering.