Tony Ryall: From Cabinet to commercial law firm
Former top-rated MP Tony Ryall talks to Hannah Norton about heading up the new public policy practice at top-tier New Zealand firm Simpson Grierson.
Sam O'Malley: Living the Hong Kong life
Minter Ellison associate Sam O’Malley left New Zealand more than four years ago to embark on an OE in Hong Kong. Tim Garratt reports on O’Malley’s experiences in this fast-paced business centre.
Jeff Sissions: Jack of all trades
Jeff Sissions, general counsel at the Council of Trade Unions, talks to Samantha Woodhill about his fulfilling career with the unions
Steve Haszard: Chasing new frontiers
Meredith Connell managing partner Steve Haszard talks to NZ Lawyer about the firm’s incredible transformation
Darren Fittler: Blind Courage
Darren Fittler’s path from teen struggling with impending blindness to obstacle course extraordinaire proves the endless possibilities for lawyers who aren’t afraid to back away from a challenge
Richard Parris: Finding Comfort in Qatar
Kiwi lawyer Richard Parris has been managing his firm's Qatar practice for the last three years and explains what it is like practising in a country with the world's richest citizens.