John Knight of Chapman Tripp is part of the NZ Lawyer Hot List 2016.
Firm advises on $785m energy deal
One firm has advised Z Energy on its recently completed mega deal.
Firm makes 10 senior promotions
A national firm has promoted eight senior associates and two senior legal advisors.
Australasian Law Awards: winners revealed
Australasian Lawyer reveals the winners of the industry’s most prestigious awards.
On shaky ground
Nearly five years after the Canterbury earthquakes, the more complex insurance cases are starting to hit Christchurch courts, the city’s lawyers say. But the earthquake rebuild is not the only driver of work, they tell Hannah Norton.
Auckland housing, a crisis for some, bonanza for others
The Reserve Bank in its most recent Financial Stability Report warned that the “increasingly stretched Auckland market is at risk of a damaging correction, especially if economic conditions deteriorate. House prices now exceed nine times gross income in Auckland, placing it among the most expensive cities in the world”. But how is the situation impacting Auckland’s legal industry? Sasha Borissenko reports.