Buddle Findlay senior associate Bridgette White explains why extremes could really hurt law firms’ businesses
The firm has added to its ranks in both Rotorua and Tauranga
The 37-year-old lawyer is a sixth-degree black belt
The firm has made its largest special counsel and senior associate promotion round yet
Effective September 1, six new appointees are from the firm’s Wellington office while three are from its Auckland office.
Trainees are most enthusiastic about a law career, but it’s a downhill ride from there until one reaches partnership.
The lawyer had previously used $500,000 from clients for other purposes and entered into a settlement but failed to honour it.
The Kiwi firm with the highest proportion of female partners has welcomed two more to the partnership.
The justice system has been met with public backlash as the Parole Board confirms Vincent Skeen’s parole hearing.
Lexvoco managing counsel Nat Parbhu works between Auckland and Melbourne. He talks to NZ Lawyer about his trans-Tasman practice.