Russell McVeagh news

  • ‘Tis the season: Wave of partnership announcements by Sophie Schroder

    This morning two of New Zealand’s largest firms announced a series of partnership admissions. NZ Lawyer had chat with the new firm leaders about their future plans

  • Kiwi firms’ big win at international awards by Sophie Schroder

    New Zealand got mentions last week at a major Women in Business Law Awards held in Hong Kong thanks to top Kiwi firms that received accolades

  • Young lawyer accepted into top global management Masters by Sophie Schroder

    A Kiwi lawyer has left the country to partake in a unique programme in sports management endorsed by FIFA and offered to only 32 students in the world

  • BREAKING: Large Law Firm of the Year revealed at NZ Law Awards by Sophie Schroder

    The legal profession’s most successful players were revealed at the New Zealand Law Awards last night, including the coveted title of Law Firm of the Year…

  • NZ’s most eminent legal minds to grace Law Awards judging panel by Sophie Schroder

    Some of New Zealand’s most prestigious legal names including a raft of top general counsel can now be announced as judges for the upcoming NZ Law Awards

  • ​Helping Businesses Work : New Zealand’s employment law landscape by NZ Lawyer

    The employment law landscape has been a dynamic one over the past 12 months, to say the least. NZ Lawyer caught up with some of the practice area’s top practitioners and each one told us that it’s been an incredibly busy year, what with Law and Colbert v Woodford House and Iona Boards of Trustees shaking up statutory minimum remuneration issues, and Terranova Homes and Care v Service and Food Workers Union bringing concerns around gender-based pay discrimination to a head. Here’s an overview of what’s happened, what’s happening, and a sneak peek at what’s yet to come.