Mai Chen news

  • NZ law firms lack diversity programmes by Hannah Norton

    A study shows a vast number of NZ firms lack a diversity programme, while one of the country’s most high profile lawyers announces the launch of a nationwide superdiversity stocktake.

  • NZ firms face succession crisis by Hannah Norton

    With younger lawyers not tolerating long pay-ins to equity partnerships and some equity partners avoiding retiring at 65 the future of some NZ law firms is looking stark, according to a law firm planning specialist.

  • Two lawyers, one job by Hannah Norton

    Two well-known New Zealand female partners discuss one way of keeping women in the workforce.

  • Prominent lawyer’s board appointment by Hannah Norton

    A high-profile New Zealand lawyer says it’s ‘an amazing opportunity’ to be appointed to the board of one of the country’s largest banks.

  • Speaking my language by Kathryn Crossley

    Increasing Chinese investment in New Zealand has presented significant opportunities, but language barriers have highlighted the lack of Chinese-speaking lawyers in local firms.

  • Contribution the key, as local leader makes her mark by Ben Abbott

    A prominent NZ lawyer will continue to make a contribution to New Zealand’s legal practice and society this year in two ways.