News

  • $10,000 cash scholarship launches by Hannah Norton

    A dispute resolution company has launched a $10,000 professional development scholarship in honour of one New Zealand lawyer.

  • Are high-paid lawyers happier? by Samantha Woodhill

    A new study reveals whether the highest-paid lawyers are happier than practitioners on lower pay.

  • NZ law firms lack diversity programmes by Hannah Norton

    A study shows a vast number of NZ firms lack a diversity programme, while one of the country’s most high profile lawyers announces the launch of a nationwide superdiversity stocktake.

  • Can your clients trust your cyber strategy? by Hannah Norton

    It is not just clients’ businesses that are vulnerable to cyber-attacks - the legal profession is equally susceptible, a tech security specialist says.

  • In-house trumps firms on female leadership by Hannah Norton

    New Zealand and Australia’s in-house legal profession is strides ahead of private practice when it comes to women in leadership roles, a new study reveals.

  • My happy place: Firm appoints new SC by Hannah Norton

    One lawyer has swapped the “addictive” buzz of pulling all-nighters to do IPOs for big firms - and the busyness of an in-house counsel role - to become special counsel at a boutique NZ firm, and she’s never been happier.