A good sport
The World Anti-Doping Agency’s director general, David Howman, talks to NZ Lawyer about the pursuit of fair and drug-free sport, and his former career as a lawyer and barrister in New Zealand.
Five minutes with… Barney Cumberland
Barney Cumberland, partner at Simpson Grierson, speaks with NZ Lawyer about his stress management strategies and how he came to work in the law.
Five minutes with…Sarah Scott, Simpson Grierson
Simpson Grierson senior associate Sarah Scott was a Young Private Practice Lawyer of the Year finalist at the recent NZ Law Awards. She tells us about being a skier, and why she loves her job
Behind the scenes of NZ’s Deal of the Year
The firms with a hand in what’s been deemed the country’s top deal of 2014 give us a behind-the-scenes look at the challenges and quirks of such a complex piece of legal work
Kiwi firms’ big win at international awards
New Zealand got mentions last week at a major Women in Business Law Awards held in Hong Kong thanks to top Kiwi firms that received accolades
Renowned NZ politician to head public policy at top tier
A former NZ minister who signed off on his 24-year political career earlier this year has been appointed to head the public policy team at a major firm