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  • Lighter Side: Managing partner commandeers air conditioner by Samantha Woodhill

    Managing partner unashamedly forces staff to work in freezing office.

  • Big firms up tech spending by Samantha Woodhill

    Large firms are making massive investments in updating their technology in order to improve efficiency.

  • Partnership splits by Hannah Norton

    The partnership of a New Zealand firm is splitting.

  • Lawyer to repay $454,000 by Hannah Norton

    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 by Hannah Norton

    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 by Hannah Norton

    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.