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  • New partner for AWS Legal

    28 October 2015

    Southland law firm AWS Legal has announced the appointment of Doreen Evans as a partner.Ms Evans specialises in solution-driven outcomes…

  • Malloy Goodwin Harford appoint associate

    23 October 2015

    Kimberly Knox has joined Malloy Goodwin Harford in Newmarket, Auckland, as an associate, providing advice on a variety of property…

  • Cuningham Taylor appoints new associates

    22 October 2015

    Christchurch law firm Cuningham Taylor Law has announced the promotion of two lawyers to Associate.New Associate Nathan Lines advises clients…

  • Terry Johnson joins Simpson Grierson

    21 October 2015

    Terry Johnson has joined law firm Simpson Grierson as Director, Health & Safety Advisory Services.Terry has over 20 years' experience…

  • Appointments to Takeovers Panel

    21 October 2015

    Sacha Judd has been appointed to the Takeovers Panel and Simon Horner and Roger Wallis have been reappointed.Ms Judd is…

  • Wynn Williams promotes nine lawyers

    21 October 2015

    Wynn Williams has announced the promotion of nine of its lawyers to either Senior Associate or Associate.Charlene Bell in the…

  • Ken Palmer honoured by LRF

    20 October 2015

    Auckland University's Legal Research Foundation has made Associate Professor Ken Palmer an honorary life member.It particularly recognises his ten years…

  • Bevan Miles joins Chapman Tripp

    20 October 2015

    Bevan Miles has joined Chapman Tripp's Auckland office as Special Counsel.He joins the firm from ASB Bank, where he was…

  • FMA appoints Nick Kynoch as General Counsel

    16 October 2015

    The Financial Markets Authority (FMA) has appointed Nick Kynoch as General Counsel.It says the appointment is in an expanded role…

  • Barristers appointed to tribunal

    16 October 2015

    Wellington barrister Jo Hughson of Featherstone Chambers has been appointed chair of the Social Workers Complaints and Disciplinary Tribunal for…

  • Ursula Cheer appointed Canterbury Law School Dean

    14 October 2015

    The University of Canterbury's law school has appointed Professor Ursula Cheer as its Dean of Law.Professor Cheer will take up…

  • Hesketh Henry announces promotions

    14 October 2015

    Auckland law firm Hesketh Henry has announced two promotions.Sarah Gibbs has been promoted from Senior Solicitor to Senior Associate. Sarah…

  • Rhys Williams appointed Gibson Sheat associate

    14 October 2015

    Rhys Williams has been appointed an associate at Wellington region law firm Gibson Sheat.Rhys has been with Gibson Sheat since…

  • Resource Management Law Association President

    8 October 2015

    Queenstown lawyer Maree Baker-Galloway has been elected President of the Resource Management Law Association Inc.Maree, who is a partner at…

  • Clive Elliott QC next NZBA President

    8 October 2015

    Auckland's Shortland Chambers has congratulated one of its members, Clive Elliott QC, on his recent appointment as President-elect of the…

Last updated on the 22nd November 2018