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  • Methamphetamine-supplying lawyer struck off by Mackenzie McCarty

    A crooked police prosecutor has been struck down from the roll of barristers and solicitors of the High Court of New Zealand following convictions on methamphetamine charges

  • New Zealand firm advises on $68.5million acquisition by Mackenzie McCarty

    A national New Zealand firm has advised on the acquisition of a 50% stake in he New Zealand Guardian Trust Company Ltd worth 68.5million

  • Law firm quartet signs on to US$5.85 billion copper deal by NZ Lawyer

    Four global law firms have signed on to a copper Peruvian copper deal worth US$5.85billion, while a former US Defense Department lawyer signs on with a global firm in this week's International News Roundup

  • Advice for lateral partners from those who have made the move by NZ Lawyer

    Earlier this month, NZ Lawyer revealed that ‘firm culture’ is the biggest reason for lateral partnership moves. Now, we look at eight key pieces of advice from those who have done the deed

  • Auckland District Law Society: Why New Zealand lawyers need us by Mackenzie McCarty

    When the Lawyers and Conveyancers Act 2006 came into effect, localised law societies around the country closed their doors for good. But the Auckland District Law Society Incorporated says it's going strong, with a renewed focus going forward

  • Hot List interview: Barry Brown, Chapman Tripp by Mackenzie McCarty

    The NZ Lawyer print magazine’s Hot List features some of the country’s top legal professionals – and we’ll be talking to each one of them over the coming weeks. Today, we catch up with long-standing Chapman Tripp partner and M&A and securities specialist, Barry Brown