Mai Chen news

  • Law needs to consider cultural diversity, expert warns by Samantha Woodhill

    Mai Chen's Superdiversity Stocktake has been released, highlighting the need for the law to consider the increasing number of New Zealand's ethnic groups.

  • NZ law firms lack diversity programmes by Hannah Norton

    A study shows a vast number of NZ firms lack a diversity programme, while one of the country’s most high profile lawyers announces the launch of a nationwide superdiversity stocktake.

  • NZ firms face succession crisis by Hannah Norton

    With younger lawyers not tolerating long pay-ins to equity partnerships and some equity partners avoiding retiring at 65 the future of some NZ law firms is looking stark, according to a law firm planning specialist.

  • Two lawyers, one job by Hannah Norton

    Two well-known New Zealand female partners discuss one way of keeping women in the workforce.

  • Prominent lawyer’s board appointment by Hannah Norton

    A high-profile New Zealand lawyer says it’s ‘an amazing opportunity’ to be appointed to the board of one of the country’s largest banks.

  • Speaking my language by Kathryn Crossley

    Increasing Chinese investment in New Zealand has presented significant opportunities, but language barriers have highlighted the lack of Chinese-speaking lawyers in local firms.