Lloyd Kavanagh, a member of the firm’s board since 2010, takes on the role of Chair in addition to his corporate and financial services practice
The management of top tier law firms in New Zealand have warned next year’s election is not immune from global political shifts that have resulted in Trump and Brexit.
New Zealand law firms say diversity has now become a matter of pure survival, with a diverse team of lawyers likely to be better suited to the challenges of legal change ahead.
Her successor is expected to be announced by mid-December.
The law firm will move in 2019 when the marquee tower in Auckland is completed.
NZ Lawyer speaks exclusively with the soon-to-be CEO of one of New Zealand’s leading law firms about his qualifications for the role and his plans for the future.