The senior lawyer has 25 years' legal experience in both New Zealand and the UK
Failing to be thorough and specific in property due diligence could cost clients considerable losses
Of Tainui descent, the judge has more than two decades of legal experience
Latest citizen court users' experience poll paints a rosy picture
NZLawyer magazine is asking lawyers for feedback to determine the key issues and challenges within contract law.
The strangest case Auckland barrister David Beard worked on involved of a spa pool full of naked models crashing through a ceiling and onto a night club dancefloor.
One barrister has expressed the desire never to visit Serco’s Mt Eden prison again, with the corrections facility now on lockdown amidst claims of gang fights, serious assaults and one young prisoner being dropped off a balcony to his death.
Two NZ lawyers, who happen to be old law school mates, have teamed up to take out a national cup before hanging up their competition ‘boots’.
A lawyer referred to his former client by assuming the size of his manhood as inadequate, and then curiously challenged him to a duel over a fee dispute.
The censuring of a NZ lawyer with a previously unblemished record has prompted the NZ Law Society president to remind lawyers to put their hand up when inundated with a heavy workload.