New Zealand Law Society news

  • District Court Judge passes away by Miklos Bolza

    A District Court Judge has suddenly died in his Rotorua house with colleagues paying their respects to the well-known legal personality.

  • Wellington barrister censured by Samantha Woodhill

    A Wellington barrister has been censured for unsatisfactory conduct.

  • NZLS raises concerns about Fijian lawyer by Samantha Woodhill

    After a Fijian lawyer made claims he was being threatened, the New Zealand Law Society has urged that Fiji respect the rule of law and basic human rights.

  • Five mins with… Allister Davis by Samantha Woodhill

    Allister Davis, partner at Clark Boyce Lawyers, sits down with NZ Lawyer to talk about criminal law, the New Zealand Law Society and seizing the moment in life.

  • Porirua lawyer censured for negligence by Samantha Woodhill

    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.

  • Auckland lawyer found guilty of unsatisfactory conduct by Samantha Woodhill

    An Auckland lawyer before the Conveyancers Disciplinary Tribunal has been fined and censured.