The situation is particularly bad in New Zealand and there are still major aftershocks ahead
There’s much more to achieve, the New Zealand Law Society says
The Law Society was ordered to pay the former lawyer thousands
An ethics committee appointed by the state’s highest court says the codes of professionalism do not prohibit the practice
NZLawyer magazine is asking lawyers for feedback to determine the key issues and challenges within contract law.
The strangest case Auckland barrister David Beard worked on involved of a spa pool full of naked models crashing through a ceiling and onto a night club dancefloor.
One barrister has expressed the desire never to visit Serco’s Mt Eden prison again, with the corrections facility now on lockdown amidst claims of gang fights, serious assaults and one young prisoner being dropped off a balcony to his death.
Two NZ lawyers, who happen to be old law school mates, have teamed up to take out a national cup before hanging up their competition ‘boots’.
A lawyer referred to his former client by assuming the size of his manhood as inadequate, and then curiously challenged him to a duel over a fee dispute.
The censuring of a NZ lawyer with a previously unblemished record has prompted the NZ Law Society president to remind lawyers to put their hand up when inundated with a heavy workload.