New Zealand Law Society

Navigation menu

On the move

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).

  • DLA Piper announces Auckland office plans

    16 February 2017

    DLA Piper says it will move its Auckland office to new premises in the PwC Tower at Commercial Bay from…

  • Gisborne lawyer appointed to rugby appeals committee

    14 February 2017

    New Zealand Law Society Vice-President (North Island) Tiana Epati has been appointed a member of the Poverty Bay Rugby Football…

  • New CR Law partner

    9 February 2017

    Kirsten Harper became a partner at CR Law Lawyers on 16 January and will be based in CR Law’s Feilding…

  • Minter Ellison Rudd Watts has two new partners

    9 February 2017

    Briony Davies joined the firm in 2015 and was Special Counsel in the Wellington Dispute Resolution practice before her promotion…

  • Three new Simpson Grierson partners appointed

    9 February 2017

    Jo-Anne Knight. Jo-Anne Knight becomes a partner in the Auckland commercial litigation group. She has represented construction parties and local…

  • Buddle Findlay Associates promoted

    1 February 2017

    Buddle Findlay has promoted eight Associates to Senior Associate.Mark Davis is based in the Auckland office and specialises in banking…

  • Promotions at Wynn Williams

    27 January 2017

    Wynn Williams has promoted and welcomed a number of staff in recent months.Lucy de Latour became a partner in the…

  • Andrew Scott-Howman appointed to FIFA committee

    26 January 2017

    FIFA has appointed Wellington barrister Andrew Scott-Howman as a member of its Players' Status Committee.The committee is an international tribunal…

  • Barrister appointed to ERA

    26 January 2017

    Silverdale barrister Jenni-Maree Trotman has been appointed as a new Member of the Employment Relations Authority.Ms Trotman holds BA and…

  • Four new Associates for Anthony Harper

    18 January 2017

    Anthony Harper has appointed four new associates. Sarah Duncraft. Sarah Duncraft is a member of the Auckland Property team. Admitted…

  • Buddle Findlay appoints two partners

    18 January 2017

    Buddle Findlay has announced the appointment of two new partners, effective from 1 January 2017. David Broadmore. David Broadmore (Auckland,…

  • Claire Tyler now Rainey Collins partner

    18 January 2017

    Claire Tyler has been appointed a partner at Rainey Collins from 1 January 2017.Claire has been with the firm since…

  • Rainbow Tick for Bell Gully

    18 January 2017

    Bell Gully has become the third New Zealand law firm to be awarded the Rainbow Tick, certifying that it is…

  • James Wilkinson joins Gibson Sheat

    18 January 2017

    James Wilkinson has joined Gibson Sheat’s Lower Hutt office as a Principal. James was previously a partner with Jackson Russell…

  • Five new Associates for McVeagh Fleming

    15 December 2016

    Auckland law firm McVeagh Fleming has promoted three lawyers to associates, and has also been joined by two further associates.…

Last updated on the 22nd November 2018