A top tier law firm has refreshed its partnership bench with the promotion of four new lawyers in a move it says will enhance its ‘dynamic’ network of legal specialists.
The comment comes after the judge was forced to keep a 15-year-old boy in solitary because of a lack of facilities.
New Zealand law firms say diversity has now become a matter of pure survival, with a diverse team of lawyers likely to be better suited to the challenges of legal change ahead.
The combined firm, named Eversheds Sutherland, would have more than 2,300 lawyers and operate out of 61 offices in 29 countries.
The law firm’s move aims to ensure the legality of the Article 50 process before it is activated.
The move will expand this global law firm’s practice in the Middle East and North Africa.
New research reveals worryingly low job satisfaction among young lawyers.
New Zealand attorney-general Christopher Finlayson has announced the appointment of a new judge of the High Court in Wellington.
While many lawyers diligently try to maintain professional decorum, Texas criminal Lawyer Bryan Wilson doesn’t mind being unconventional – and it has brought him a throng of followers and clients.
Chapman Tripp has announced the appointment of an incoming chief executive partner, who will take the reins from Andrew Poole in July.