A high-profile Kiwi litigator has been named this year’s Disputes Star at the Asialaw Dispute Resolution Awards.
The NZCC continues to ‘name and shame’ businesses, despite the Commission itself admitting complaints do not, in themselves, indicate legal violations.
This is the fourth time a law firm has clinched the NZAGE Industry Award for Best Graduate Print Campaign winner.
The new program is on top of the firm’s 18-week parental leave program.
Chris Lord, partner of Craig Griffin & Lord, tells us about the need for smaller firms to put a succession plan in place, and about what his father promised his mother on their wedding day
Big law firms increase income but it’s tough at the top… Bingham agrees merger deal… DLA Piper loses another Asian partner… and Baker & Hostetler pulls out of case against US President…
In NZ Lawyer’s comprehensive report into the lives of lawyers in Christchurch, we uncover what’s happened to law firms’ offices since the devastating earthquakes
Australia’s legal profession expected to see low growth … Lawyer donates US$50 million to law school … Ashurst makes 15 redundant in London and switches to Aussie model… WFW launches Dubai office… Detroit bankruptcy nets law firms US$126 million…
A judge has been sacked after instructing a police officer to zap a defendant with 50,000 volts of electricity to keep him quiet
A law student who produced a website to help young voters in tomorrow’s elections was subsequently given $10,000 to create a mobile app that further disperses the information