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New appointments, promotions, and retirements, law firm news and other developments in the legal profession. Lawyers are invited to email editor@lawsociety.org.nz with contributions. There is no charge for short items (3 to 4 sentences).

  • Amy Kingston-Turner joins Juno Legal

    14 February 2019

    Amy Kingston-Turner has joined the Juno Legal team. Amy Kingston-Turner. She is an IP, commercial and corporate in-house lawyer with…

  • Lane Neave announces promotions

    14 February 2019

    Lane Neave has announced a number of promotions, which were made from 1 January.Anna Walker has been appointed special counsel…

  • Professor Susy Frankel inducted as Royal Society Fellow

    14 February 2019

    Victoria University of Wellington Law Professor Susy Frankel has been inducted as a Fellow of the Royal Society Te Apārangi.…

  • Lauren Lindsay rejoins Bankside Chambers

    13 February 2019

    Lauren Lindsay has rejoined Auckland’s Bankside Chambers as a generalist commercial litigator and international arbitration practitioner. Lauren Lindsay. Lauren was…

  • Robert Kirkness joins Thorndon Chambers

    13 February 2019

    Robert Kirkness has joined Wellington’s Thorndon Chambers as a barrister, focusing on commercial, public and international law disputes. Robert Kirkness.…

  • Stace Hammond appoints Arran Hunt to partnership

    13 February 2019

    Arran Hunt has joined Stace Hammond as a partner.He is a commercial lawyer specialising in technology law, social media and…

  • Changes at Copeland Ashcroft Law

    13 February 2019

    National health and safety and employment firm Copeland Ashcroft has announced two staff changes.Adam de Hamel has been appointed as…

  • Lane Neave appoints partner

    7 February 2019

    Lane Neave has promoted Joelle Grace to partner in its national corporate practice. Joelle Grace. Joelle has developed particular expertise…

  • Julian Clarke moves to Apex Insurance

    7 February 2019

    Cavell Leitch’s long time (18 year) Managing Partner Julian Clarke has left the firm to become owner and director of…

  • Two new partners appointed by Glaister Ennor

    7 February 2019

    Auckland firm Glaister Ennor has promoted two senior associates to its partnership. Anthea Coombes. Anthea Coombes is an expert in…

  • MinterEllisonRuddWatts announces promotions

    7 February 2019

    MinterEllisonRuddWatts has promoted six lawyers into senior positions and also promoted seven senior solicitors. All are effective from 1 January…

  • Jared Ormsby establishes Plymouth Chambers

    7 February 2019

    After moving to the independent bar in November 2018, Jared Ormsby has established Plymouth Chambers in Christchurch. Jared acts on…

  • Two new partners at Fee Langstone

    7 February 2019

    Fee Langstone has announced the appointment of two partners, from 1 February.Virginia Wethey was admitted in 1999 and joined Fee…

  • New Secretary for Justice starts work

    4 February 2019

    Andrew Kibblewhite has begun his role as Secretary for Justice and Chief Executive of the Ministry of Justice.Mr Kibblewhite was…

  • Nick Wilson becomes Simpson Grierson partner

    31 January 2019

    Simpson Grierson has appointed Nick Wilson to its partnership. Nick Wilson. Nick specialises in commercial property, infrastructure, and local government…

Last updated on the 22nd November 2018