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  • Valerie Bland sets up Extra Law Ltd

    12 October 2017

    Valerie Bland has incorporated Extra Law Ltd as an Alternative Legal Services Provider (ALSP) in Wellington.Extra Law offers legal services…

  • Russell McVeagh appoints Senior Counsel

    11 October 2017

    Russell McVeagh has been joined by Liz Blythe as Special Counsel.Before joining Russell McVeagh, Liz was a senior associate at…

  • AJ Park joins Australian IPH Ltd group

    11 October 2017

    New Zealand intellectual property firm AJ Park has joined the IPH Ltd group of companies from 1 November.IPH is an…

  • Inaugural AUT Kayes Fletcher Walker award winner named

    11 October 2017

    Australian criminal law academic Bernadette McSherry has been awarded the inaugural Kayes Fletcher Walker visiting scholar award in conjunction with…

  • Rutherford Fellowship to research indigenous rights

    10 October 2017

    University of Auckland Law School associate professor Claire Charters has been awarded a 2017 Rutherford Discovery Fellowship to investigate the…

  • Lawyers join Davenports Harbour

    10 October 2017

    Linley Hawkes has joined Davenports Harbour as an associate in the property team. Linley specialises in commercial property advising on…

  • Wynn Williams promotes staff

    10 October 2017

    Wynn Williams has announced the promotion of four staff.Shane Campbell has been promoted to associate in the Dispute Resolution team.…

  • Promotions at Treadwell Gordon

    10 October 2017

    Lisa Douglas has been appointed to the partnership at Treadwell Gordon, heading the newly-formed litigation team. Lisa Douglas. Admitted in…

  • Khushbu Sundarji joins Stewart Germann

    5 October 2017

    Khushbu Sundarji has been appointed a solicitor at Auckland firm Stewart Germann Law Office.Khushbu was admitted as a barrister and…

  • Solomons promotes Rob Pile

    5 October 2017

    Dunedin firm Solomons has promoted Rob Pile to Senior Solicitor.Admitted as a barrister and solicitor in December 2013, Rob joined…

  • RMLA presents 25th anniversary annual awards

    5 October 2017

    The annual Resource Management Law Association (RMLA) awards were presented on the closing night of the RMLA annual conference. The…

  • Two NZ awards in AsiaLaw Dispute Resolution

    5 October 2017

    Two New Zealand awards were presented at the 2017 Asialaw Asia-Pacific Dispute Resolution Awards in Hong Kong on 28 September…

  • Clifton Chambers merges

    2 October 2017

    Wellington barristers chambers’ Clifton Chambers and Thomas More Chambers have joined forces.The merged chambers, which will go by Clifton Chambers,…

  • Sarah Taylor joins Lexvoco

    2 October 2017

    Sarah Taylor has recently joined the international firm, taking up the position of Business Development Manager.Admitted in 1998, Sarah has…

  • Juno Law welcomes Sally Parker

    27 September 2017

    After graduating in 1999, Sally Parker worked in commercial and technology teams at national law firms, at a telecommunications provider…

Last updated on the 22nd November 2018