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New appointments, promotions, and retirements, law firm news and other developments in the legal profession. Lawyers are invited to email with contributions. There is no charge for short items (3 to 4 sentences).

  • 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…

  • EMA Northern legal team changes

    8 October 2015

    The Employers & Manufacturers Association Northern Inc (EMA) has made four appointments or promotions.Charlotte Hatlauf is the new Assistant General…

  • Andrew Hough senior associate at Grimshaw & Co

    8 October 2015

    Andrew Hough has returned to Auckland law firm Grimshaw & Co as a senior associate.He specialises in civil and commercial…

  • Emma Monsellier joins Davenports Harbour

    8 October 2015

    Emma Monsellier has joined Auckland law firm Davenports Harbour as a senior associate, primarily developing the employment practice from both…

  • Lawyer appointed to Film Commission Board

    1 October 2015

    Wellington lawyer John McCay has been appointed to the New Zealand Film Commission Board.Mr McCay will take up his appointment…

  • Four new law staff at VUW

    1 October 2015

    Victoria University of Wellington's law faculty has made four academic appointments.Dr Matteo Solinas from the University of Glasgow's School of…

  • Whanganui firms merge

    1 October 2015

    Robert Handley & Co has merged with JRT Lawyers in Whanganui. The new firm is named Bullock & Associates.Mark Bullock,…

  • Susanne Ruthven joins Harbour Chambers

    1 October 2015

    Susanne Ruthven has joined Harbour Chambers in Wellington.Susanne was admitted in May 2005. She worked as a solicitor for the…

  • Campbell Savage new Public Defender Southern

    1 October 2015

    Campbell Savage has been appointed the new Public Defender Southern (Hawke's Bay to Dunedin) in the Public Defence Service.Admitted in…

Last updated on the 22nd November 2018