Lawyer to repay $454,000
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
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.
Sixth in the world for rule of law
The rule of law is still alive and well in New Zealand, the Law Society says; after the country has ranked sixth in a global index.
Five minutes with... Olivia Wensley
Olivia Wensley has just joined the Anderson Lloyd's Queenstown-based litigation team. She takes five minutes to chat with NZLawyer.
High Court appoints two
Two New Zealand lawyers have been appointed as new Judges of the High Court.
Movers and shakers: June appointments
Two New Zealand firms have had a raft of new appointments.