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  • Meredith Connell team wins RMLA Moot final

    19 November 2015

    A team from Meredith Connell has won the Young Resource Management Law Association (RMLA) 2015 Moot Competition.Held at the Auckland…

  • Asia Pacific Legal 500 looks at NZ firms

    18 November 2015

    The annual Legal 500 Asia Pacific listings have been released with the New Zealand overview saying the firms traditionally regarded…

  • New staff join Hesketh Henry

    18 November 2015

    Auckland law firm Hesketh Henry has announced the employment of three lawyers.Hak Jun Lee has joined the commercial property team…

  • Law graduate to attempt cycling record

    17 November 2015

    University of Waikato law graduate Tim Chittock is hoping to set a world record by cycling the Indian Golden Quadrilateral.The…

  • Brigitte Windley appointed Dunedin Coroner

    16 November 2015

    Brigitte Windley has been appointed a Coroner, replacing retiring Dunedin Coroner David Crerar.Ms Windley is employed with New Zealand Police…

  • NZers among Euromoney Asia Women in Business winners

    16 November 2015

    Christchurch law firm Cavell Leitch has won the New Zealand country award at the Euromoney Asia Women in Business Law…

  • Buddle Findlay Auckland appointments

    16 November 2015

    Mere King has joined Buddle Findlay's Auckland office as a senior associate in the litigation team. Mere specialises in employment…

  • Promotions at Gascoigne Wicks

    16 November 2015

    Blenheim firm Gascoigne Wicks has promoted Scott Wight to Senior Associate and Rob Andersen to Associate. Scott and Rob both…

  • Hugo Farmer wins Rex Mason Prize

    12 November 2015

    Auckland lawyer Hugo Farmer has been awarded the 2014 Honourable Rex Mason Prize for Excellence in Legal Writing.The prize, which…

  • College of Law NZ appointments

    12 November 2015

    The College of Law New Zealand has made a number of appointments of adjunct lecturers.Anne Longdill has over 10 years…

  • Promotions at Harmans Lawyers

    12 November 2015

    Mary Crimp has been made a partner of Harmans Lawyers in Christchurch. Mary specialises in civil and commercial litigation, insolvency…

  • Buddle Findlay Christchurch appoints solicitor

    12 November 2015

    Philippa Kennard has joined Buddle Findlay's Christchurch office as a solicitor in the corporate and commercial team. Philippa advises on…

  • Stacey Shortall winner of community award

    5 November 2015

    Minter Ellison Rudd Watts partner Stacey Shortall has won the 2015 Westpac Community and Not-for-Profit award in the 2015 Women…

  • Sir Geoffrey Palmer Honorary Bencher

    4 November 2015

    Wellington barrister Sir Geoffrey Palmer QC has been made an Honorary Master of the Bench of the Middle Temple, an…

  • Matthew Gale awarded Fairway Scholarship

    4 November 2015

    Matthew Gale from Auckland has been awarded the inaugural FairWay Resolution Anne Scragg Scholarship for 2015.Currently a Master of Laws…

Last updated on the 22nd November 2018