Mai Chen shares lessons gleaned first-hand from the independent investigation into Retirement Commissioner Diane Maxwell
The government has included specialist training for lawyers in sexual violence cases
The firm fielded legal experts from its financial services regulatory and corporate and commercial teams
The move is part of the firm’s regional response to client needs, its leader says
A top-tier lawyer with a growing burger business has used crowdfunding to upgrade his popular burger truck
The lawyer, a trained Trust Account Supervisor, had his client deposit money to his personal account.
The Pacific Business Trust (PBT) has appointed Kim Tuaine, who has more than 13 years’ experience as a specialist Australian migration lawyer, as its Chief Executive Officer.
The reforms were supposed to give parents more options outside of costly court proceedings but they have been criticised for creating new problems.
The lawyer, whose law partnership was dissolved in February, wore military-style apparel with old Nazi emblems.
After the judge lambasted Facebook and BigLaw firm Kirkland & Ellis, some urge giving junior lawyers more court experience.