$10,000 cash scholarship launches
A dispute resolution company has launched a $10,000 professional development scholarship in honour of one New Zealand lawyer.
Are high-paid lawyers happier?
A new study reveals whether the highest-paid lawyers are happier than practitioners on lower pay.
NZ law firms lack diversity programmes
A study shows a vast number of NZ firms lack a diversity programme, while one of the country’s most high profile lawyers announces the launch of a nationwide superdiversity stocktake.
Can your clients trust your cyber strategy?
It is not just clients’ businesses that are vulnerable to cyber-attacks - the legal profession is equally susceptible, a tech security specialist says.
In-house trumps firms on female leadership
New Zealand and Australia’s in-house legal profession is strides ahead of private practice when it comes to women in leadership roles, a new study reveals.
My happy place: Firm appoints new SC
One lawyer has swapped the “addictive” buzz of pulling all-nighters to do IPOs for big firms - and the busyness of an in-house counsel role - to become special counsel at a boutique NZ firm, and she’s never been happier.