Russell McVeagh news

  • Firms advise on landmark $1.81b deal by Hannah Norton

    Two top tier firms have advised on one of the largest deals ever undertaken in New Zealand.

  • Police apology for mistaken raid by Hannah Norton

    Police have apologised after mistakenly raiding the apartment of a former partner of two major NZ firms in search of methamphetamine.

  • A tale of two cities by Kathryn Crossley

    Property and construction lawyers have enjoyed a year of strong workflows across the board, but the hotspots are undoubtedly Auckland and Christchurch.

  • Lawyer to repay $454,000 by Hannah Norton

    A former partner of a top tier NZ firm acknowledged as an ‘innocent investor’ in a Ponzi scheme has been ordered to repay nearly half a million dollars in ‘fictitious gains’.

  • High Court appoints two by Hannah Norton

    Two New Zealand lawyers have been appointed as new Judges of the High Court.

  • Right-to-die debate for Parliament by Hannah Norton

    The right-to-die discussion is one for Parliament, not the courts, according to Justice Collins’ judgement in Seales v Attorney-General.