Porirua lawyer Papali’I Toti Lagolago has been censured by the New Zealand Lawyers and Conveyancers Disciplinary Tribunal after finding her guilty of negligence and bringing the profession into disrepute.
An Auckland lawyer before the Conveyancers Disciplinary Tribunal has been fined and censured.
The newly elected president of the New Zealand Law Society has big plans for access to justice, women in law and more once she takes up her role next year.
Mai Chen's Superdiversity Stocktake has been released, highlighting the need for the law to consider the increasing number of New Zealand's ethnic groups.
A trio of talented young lawyers have been appointed to the bar in Nelson.
A partner in an Auckland firm has been censured after being found guilty of unsatisfactory conduct, prompting the Law Society to reiterate the importance of professional standards.