Six have been given good news by Anthony Harper early in the year
A feat that has stood for more than four decades was broken by a Wellington lawyer who caught a massive blue warehou over the weekend
One firm leads in both aggregate value and total volume
He says it’s “an accident waiting to happen”
Male-dominated law firms will need to adjust their approach to legal service if they are to win over and meet the needs of female in-house clients.
Former Wellington barrister Christopher Skagen has been charged with 12 offences of misconduct and ordered to pay $30,000 in costs and compensation, following an investigation by the Wellington Standards Committee of the New Zealand Law Society.
Dispute resolution practitioners are expecting 2015 to result in continued activity in both commercial litigation and arbitration.
The chair of a firm operating in Australasia says businesses need to make trust a priority in ‘turbulent’ times, rather than just quick profits.
Jason Duval was offered “a chance to be creative” by Judge Douglas Stoddart when he told a Massachusetts court he had no money for bail.
The Law Society will continue to champion change for women at the highest levels of the profession this year, including looking at an idea from Australia