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  • Justice John Hansen retires from the bench in 2008

    16 February 2011

    Justice John Hansen, whose final sitting took place in Christchurch recently, has been a permanent High Court Judge for 12…

  • Very influential law-making role

    16 February 2011

    George Tanner QC has had a "very influential role in New Zealand’s law making" Attorney-General Michael Cullen said on 25…

  • Bob Narev’s life takes centre stage

    16 February 2011

    By Graham Wear Partners at the Auckland law firm Glaister Ennor chose a novel way to farewell Bob Narev, who…

  • Helen Twentyman: Law centre work her passion

    28 January 2011

    Working very long hours has been part of lawyer Helen Twentyman’s life for years now. Some people have become aware…

  • Judge Ajit Singh honoured with Indian award

    15 December 2010

    A New Zealand judge has been honoured in India. Manukau District Court Judge Ajit Swaran Singh was presented with the…

  • George Barton celebrates 60 years as a lawyer

    15 December 2010

    Wellington lawyer Dr George Barton QC celebrated 60 years at the bar on 24 March 2008. Yet when he began…

  • The insatiable moonlighter

    26 November 2010

    The best things in life often come unexpectedly to Judge Rosemary Riddell. She studied law just to see if she…

  • Sir Geoffrey Palmer Interview

    17 November 2010

    Sir Geoffrey Palmer is “delighted” to have been President of the Law Commission, he says on the eve of stepping…

  • Ironman Judge Chris McGuire

    15 November 2010

    New Zealand’s ironman judge, Chris McGuire, has made a successful comeback to competition, qualifying for the world championship at Kona,…

  • Lawyer delegate to Film Festival

    15 November 2010

    Wellington film and entertainment lawyer Michael Stephens has been appointed New Zealand’s International Delegate to the 2010 Shanghai International Film…

  • Quake doesn‘t spoil wedding day

    15 November 2010

    The admiration of Katherine Ewer’s five other partners in Christchurch firm MDS Law as to her considerable intellectual and sporting…

  • Amelia Evans at Harvard

    15 November 2010

    Studying human rights law at Harvard Law School – but no savoury muffins Amelia Evans has a passion for social…

  • Moore and Willis families

    15 November 2010

    Two new members of the legal profession are continuing proud family traditions. LawTalk congratulates the Moore and Willis families. When…

Last updated on the 16th October 2019