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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).

  • Four new partners at Duncan Cotterill

    11 February 2016

    Duncan Cotterill has announced the appointment of four new partners.Sarah Watson in the Christchurch office has extensive experience as a…

  • Chambers Asia-Pacific ratings released

    10 February 2016

    The international law firm rating guide Chambers & Partners has released its 2016 ratings for Asia-Pacific.The ratings of law firms…

  • Lisa Fong Acting GCSB Director

    5 February 2016

    The Chief Legal Advisor at the Government Communications Security Bureau (GCSB), Lisa Fong, will become the Acting GCSB Director from…

  • New legal counsel at AMP

    4 February 2016

    Kate Driver was appointed to the role of Legal Counsel at AMP Capital on 7 December 2015. Kate specialises in…

  • Fee Langstone appoints partner

    4 February 2016

    Matt Atkinson has joined the partnership at Fee Langstone. Matt specialises in civil litigation and dispute resolution with a special…

  • Anthony Harper appoints new CEO

    3 February 2016

    Anthony Harper has appointed Lisa Jacobs as its new CEO. She has been with the firm in the role of…

  • Four new senior associates at Simpson Grierson

    2 February 2016

    Simpson Grierson has announced the appointment of four new senior associates.Mark Allen is a commercial property expert with broad experience…

  • New partner at DLA Piper

    2 February 2016

    DLA Piper New Zealand has appointed insurance litigator Caroline Laband a partner. The firm says the appointment means it has…

  • Bell Gully promotes seven

    27 January 2016

    Bell Gully says it has appointed two special counsel and five new senior associates. Special counsel is a new position…

  • New associate at Norris Ward McKinnon

    26 January 2016

    Rebekah Revell has been appointed as an Associate at Norris Ward McKinnon.Rebekah is a specialist lawyer in the Family Disputes…

  • Brandons Wellington appoints partner

    26 January 2016

    Robyn Daglish has become a partner of Brandons in Wellington. Robyn specialises in property, private client and asset protection matters…

  • Jon Calder appointed CEO of Tompkins Wake

    26 January 2016

    Hamilton law firm Tompkins Wake has appointed Jon Calder as its Chief Executive Officer. He started work with the firm…

  • JR McKenzie Trust reappoints Manaia King

    18 January 2016

    Auckland in-house lawyer Manaia King has been reappointed as the Deputy Chair of the JR McKenzie Trust. Manaia is the…

  • Hesketh Henry promotes Julika Wahlmann-Smith

    18 January 2016

    Auckland law firm Hesketh Henry has promoted Julika Wahlmann-Smith to Senior Associate. Julika has been with the firm since November…

  • Meghan Nicholson joins Crown Law Wellington

    18 January 2016

    Meghan Nicholson has joined Crown Law's Wellington office as an Assistant Crown Counsel in the Revenue Team. Meghan was admitted…

Last updated on the 22nd November 2018