A top-tier lawyer with a growing burger business has used crowdfunding to upgrade his popular burger truck
The lawyer, a trained Trust Account Supervisor, had his client deposit money to his personal account.
The Pacific Business Trust (PBT) has appointed Kim Tuaine, who has more than 13 years’ experience as a specialist Australian migration lawyer, as its Chief Executive Officer.
The reforms were supposed to give parents more options outside of costly court proceedings but they have been criticised for creating new problems.
At our sister publication in Australia, we heard from a young lawyer who believes his older counterparts are having a negative effect on his generation of legal talent. Today we ask Kiwi lawyers if they agree
PwC has grabbed two former top tier managing partners to lead its new legal service in Australia; and with one saying NZ could be next, what will this mean for our legal community?
Michelle Williams, an associate at Succeed Legal, tells us about the strangest case she’s ever worked on, and her love of reggae music
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Two prominent South Island firms have announced they are merging to become one of the largest firms in the Marlborough region
Fixed fees may now be more common place for transactions, but an international law firm has become one of the first to offer them for its disputes work