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  • Embracing Diversity - NZ Law Society

    1 Jun 2018: 01 June 2018 - By Paul Sills. The issue of diversity is both a huge challenge and a great opportunity. Cultural diversity in particular is essential to our growth, our ability to solve problems and to innovate. But so often when faced with diversity

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/practice-resources/practice-areas/mediation
    /embracing-diversity

  • Barrister acted without instructions - NZ Law Society

    2 Mar 2018: 02 March 2018. [Names used in this article are ficticious]. A barrister who sought a sentence indication without instructions on behalf of a client who wished to defend an assault charge has been censured by a lawyers standards committee. The client

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/for-the-…/barrister-acted-without-instructions

  • Focus on ... Porirua - NZ Law Society

    2 Mar 2018: 02 March 2018 - By Craig Stephen. A city in its own right, Porirua is, however, often considered to be an extension of Wellington. The profession is composed mainly of sole practitioners and small practices, most of whom are based in the side

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/news-and-communications/latest-news/news
    /focus-on-porirua

  • Snapshot of the profession 2018 - NZ Law Society

    2 Mar 2018: 02 March 2018. After publishing statistics and information on the New Zealand legal profession in LawTalk throughout 2017, we have decided to revert to bringing them all together into an annual snapshot. Our snapshots – from 2011 to 2016, and now

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/practice-resources/research-and-insight
    /practice-trends-and-statistics/snapshot-of-the-profession-2018

  • Failure to properly administer practice - NZ Law Society

    2 Mar 2018: 02 March 2018. [Names used in this article are ficticious]. A partner of a law firm, Boult, has been fined $500 for failing to ensure that the duties to a client were adhered to. A client instructed Boult’s firm to act for him because he did not

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/for-the…ailure-to-properly-administer-practice

  • A young lawyer balancing the law and parenthood - NZ Law Society

    2 Mar 2018: 02 March 2018 - By Angharad O’ Flynn. After graduating in 2015, Waiata Bell is now a solicitor in Simpson Grierson’s Local Government and Environment team in their Auckland office. Between completing her LLB and her admission as a barrister and

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/news-and-communications/people-in-the-law
    /lawyer-profiles/a-young-lawyer-balancing-the-law-and-parenthood

  • New legal books - NZ Law Society

    2 Mar 2018: 02 March 2018. By Jeremy Finn, Stephen Todd and Matthew Barber. First published in 1997 to replace the New Zealand edition of the English Cheshire and Fifoot, the longstanding author team of Burrows, Finn and Todd has now become Finn, Todd and

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/practice-resources/research-and-insight
    /legal-publications/new-legal-books2

  • Lawyer billed clients for work done after termination - NZ Law Society

    5 Mar 2018: 05 March 2018. [Names used in this article are ficticious]. A lawyer who charged and deducted fees for work she did after her retainer was terminated engaged in unsatisfactory conduct, the Legal Complaints Review Officer (LCRO) has found. In May

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/for-the-community
    /…/lawyer-billed-clients-for-work-done-after-termination

  • A lawyers' cricketing XIII - NZ Law Society

    2 Mar 2018: 02 March 2018 - By Craig Stephen. Following our popular features on rugby, netball and football playing lawyers in editions of LawTalk during 2017, we now present a team of legal professionals who excelled in cricket. Now, if anyone knows of lawyers

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/news-and-communications/people-in-the-law
    /lawyer-profiles/a-lawyers-cricketing-xiii

  • Study to assess sexual violence court pilot - NZ Law Society

    2 Mar 2018: 02 March 2018 - By Lynda Hagen. A new Law Foundation-backed study will assess whether special court processes used in pilot sexual violence courts are making it less traumatising for complainants to give evidence. Elisabeth McDonald of the

    www.lawsociety.org.nz/practice-resources/practice-areas/courts
    /study-to-assess-sexual-violence-court-pilot

Last updated on the 7th July 2015