Russell McVeagh news

  • [Hot List Interview] with Andrew Butler, Russell McVeagh by NZ Lawyer

    The NZ Lawyer print magazine’s Hot List features some of the country’s top legal professionals – and we’ll be talking to each one of them over the coming weeks. Today, we catch up with Russell McVeagh partner and litigation and public law specialist, Andrew Butler, to find out what he’s focusing on right now

  • Top tier firm awarded 'Client Choice Law Firm of the Year' second year in a row by NZ Lawyer

    One of New Zealand's largest firms has been awarded the title of 'Client Choice Law Firm of the Year' by the International Law Office for the second year running

  • Commercial law: It's no laughing matter...or is it? by Mackenzie McCarty

    Mediaworks' legal counsel, commercial, James Elliott, has made a career out of combining his two unlikely passions: commercial law and stand-up comedy

  • Five minutes with...Polly Pope, Russell McVeagh by NZ Lawyer

    Polly Pope is a partner in Russell McVeagh's litigation team. She talks to NZ Lawyer about the best advice she's ever been given, swimming in the pool at the Beehive - and her favourite place to head for after-work drinks...

  • Junior lawyers outshone by computer programs? by Mackenzie McCarty

    A recent Bloomberg article lists "junior lawyer" as one of the most likely job titles to be replaced by computer programs over the next several years - but Russell McVeagh partner, Polly Pope, says the reality is far more complex

  • Webb Henderson announces Auckland partnership promotion by NZ Lawyer

    Multinational firm Webb Henderson has announced two promotions in its Auckland office, including that of a former Linklaters and Russell McVeagh lawyer to the partnership