The firm now has six special counsel after promoting lawyers in Wellington and Auckland
The legal profession’s elite will be recognised across 28 categories at the awards night
Increasing use of the high-tech process not only saves time, it improves public safety and reduces prisoners’ chances to escape or get contraband
In the next six months, it will add a new partner to the new practice in London
In the context of a law firm, diversity is about hiring a broad range of people – not just “kids who have gone to private schools”, the HR director of a top-tier firm says.
Lawyer drug testing has increased, following firm concerns around reputational damage after a number of highly-publicised incidents.
A lawyer has been suspended for billing a client $5000 worth of ‘research’ TV watching.
A lawyer has pleaded guilty to two charges of misleading investors laid by the Financial Markets Authority.
Yesterday a senior Auckland lawyer appeared in court for possession of meth. The Law Society talks to NZLawyer about drug use in the profession.
A New Zealand lawyer has been recognised for her significant achievements in examining and analysing how vulnerable people are dealt with in court