• Expert takes sober look at TPPA by Hannah Norton

    A world leading arbitrator and litigator who advised on the Rainbow Warrior case 30 years ago has spoken out about the misconceptions surrounding the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA).

  • Lighter side: Court sentences corpse by NZ Lawyer

    A Greek judge has convicted and sentenced a dead man, despite the defence lawyer explaining that his client had already died.

  • NZ firms face succession crisis by Hannah Norton

    With younger lawyers not tolerating long pay-ins to equity partnerships and some equity partners avoiding retiring at 65 the future of some NZ law firms is looking stark, according to a law firm planning specialist.

  • Nepalese NZ lawyer fundraising for quake victims by Hannah Norton

    A Christchurch insurance lawyer who was in one of the Canterbury earthquakes is now fundraising for his home country of Nepal.

  • Arbitrators join forces for dispute resolution boom by NZ Lawyer

    New Zealand and Australian arbitrators have signed off on a new agreement to promote out-of-court processes.

  • Are you in for a pay rise this year? by Hannah Norton

    A new study gauges New Zealand firms’ plans for salary increases over the next 12 months.