University of Canterbury news

  • The last moot for two old mates by Hannah Norton

    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’.

  • High Court appoints two by Hannah Norton

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

  • Nepalese NZ lawyer fundraising for quake victims by Hannah Norton

    A Christchurch insurance lawyer who was in one of the Canterbury earthquakes is now fundraising for his home country of Nepal.

  • Grad oversupply but firms still taking on clerks by Hannah Norton

    The problem of law graduate oversupply remains in New Zealand, but firms are still taking on clerks. NZLawyer talks to one young solicitor about her journey from clerk to lawyer.

  • New Chief High Court Judge by Hannah Norton

    The High Court is to have a new Chief Judge, with Justice Winkelmann taking up a Judge’s position in the Court of Appeal.

  • Law professor receives top NZ national distinction by Sophie Schroder

    A professor at the University of Auckland’s Faculty of Law has been elected as a Fellow of the Royal Society of New Zealand: He’s the sole lawyer to receive the honour who is not yet retired