Several factors, including lesser regulatory challenges, will make litigation funding a significant part of the country’s litigation scene
A disciplinary tribunal took action after learning a lawyer had failed to disclose multiple convictions
Critics are unjustifiably blaming the Family Court when they have better avenues to seek reforms, the Bar Association says
A Magic Circle firm will close its Bangkok office, end its alliance in Jakarta, and strengthen its Singapore operations
Twelve years ago, one law firm partner weighed in at 100kgs and smoked and drank “a lot”. Now he’s dropped a quarter of his body weight and is representing NZ in amateur triathlons.
One top tier firm has announced 15 new appointments, while a large Christchurch based firm welcomes two lawyers to its partnership.
Mark your calendars – entries open soon for the legal industry’s night of nights
A new company is offering vet social media and financial statements for prosecutors, without jurors even knowing.
In an unprecedented move, a large, publicly-listed Australian firm – to which Erin Brockovich has lent her support – is taking over an Auckland-based practice.
The New Zealand partner of a top tier firm who has won NZ Dealmaker of the Year in awards over the ditch discusses his favourite deals with NZLawyer.