Law Society President takes up office
With the new president of the New Zealand Law Society assuming office, NZ Lawyer finds out what her plans will be while in this role.
Firm announces new CEO
A new face at the helm for this high profile firm.
Facilities at Gore courthouse sub-par, lawyers say
Lawyers complain about the lack of facilities at the Gore District Court, where there is nowhere to talk privately with clients in custody.
Judith Collins: When there’s a will there’s a way
Partner and principal, business owner, lecturer, backbencher, mother, student, farmer, Justice Minister - there’s little newly appointed Police and Corrections Minister Judith Collins can’t do, and that’s fact. Sasha Borissenko reports.
Auckland lawyer censured
An Auckland lawyer was censured by the New Zealand Lawyers and Conveyancers Disciplinary Tribunal last week.
Lawyers hitting the bottle more than other professionals
A new study out of the University of Queensland has revealed that lawyers have the lowest psychological wellbeing and the highest levels of alcohol abuse of all professionals.