University of Canterbury news

  • Uni appoints first female law dean by Samantha Woodhill

    A university has appointed its first female law dean, only the third to be appointed in NZ.

  • August appointments by NZ Lawyer

    A New Zealand IP firm has announced new senior associate and associate appointments, while an experienced lawyer has been reappointed as chairman of the Real Estate Agents Authority.

  • The last moot for two old mates by Hannah Norton

    Two NZ lawyers, who happen to be old law school mates, have teamed up to take out a national cup before hanging up their competition ‘boots’.

  • High Court appoints two by Hannah Norton

    Two New Zealand lawyers have been appointed as new Judges of the High Court.

  • Nepalese NZ lawyer fundraising for quake victims by Hannah Norton

    A Christchurch insurance lawyer who was in one of the Canterbury earthquakes is now fundraising for his home country of Nepal.

  • Grad oversupply but firms still taking on clerks by Hannah Norton

    The problem of law graduate oversupply remains in New Zealand, but firms are still taking on clerks. NZLawyer talks to one young solicitor about her journey from clerk to lawyer.