“Personal attacks and sweeping generalisations are not acceptable,” it says
A number of challenges face the country’s legal profession, lawyers say
The former lawyer was convicted of nine charges in June
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Poor behaviour in court, including 'yo bro'-ing and high-fiving, caused the judge to snap and remind the the community that the court is a place of dignity.
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.