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  • Brian Robert Ellis struck off roll of barristers and solicitors - NZ…

    9 Nov 2018: 09 November 2018. Auckland lawyer Brian Robert Ellis has been struck off the roll of barristers and solicitors of the High Court by the New Zealand Lawyers and Conveyancers Disciplinary Tribunal. The tribunal had found Mr Ellis guilty of misconduct.

  • Acted for clients when conflicted - NZ Law Society

    30 Nov 2018: 30 November 2018. Names used in this article are fictitious. A lawyer who acted for clients when he was conflicted has been censured and fined $5, 000 by a lawyers standards committee. Mr Jingle and Ms Mannette instructed the lawyer, Peggotty, to

  • Sad Thoughts - NZ Law Society

    30 Nov 2018: 30 November 2018 - By John Burn. For retired lawyers to peruse LawTalk is a glimpse of a new and structured world. The very nature of law firms has changed beyond recognition from the memories we have of the friendly muddle which surrounded our own

  • Some recent legal books - NZ Law Society

    30 Nov 2018: 30 November 2018 - By Geoff Adlam. By Anthony Willy and Terry Sissons. A lot has changed in the world of arbitration since retired District Court Judge Anthony Willy brought out the first edition in 2010. He has been joined by barrister and

  • Lawyer loses bid to have costs covered - NZ Law Society

    30 Nov 2018: 30 November 2018 - By NZLS Regulatory. The Court of Appeal has declined Wellington lawyer Papali’i Toti Lagolago leave to appeal a High Court decision in relation to costs. Ms Lagolago had faced charges in the New Zealand Lawyers and Conveyancers…lawyer-loses-bid-to-have-costs-covered

  • Seamless return to the Bar for former Attorney-General - NZ Law…

    30 Nov 2018: 30 November 2018 - By Craig Stephen. Having been a “lawyer in politics”, former Attorney-General Chris Finlayson QC says he will find the transition back to law an easy one. Mr Finlayson was Attorney-General throughout the nine years of the

  • NZ must adapt to evolving terror threat, study finds - NZ Law Society

    30 Nov 2018: 30 November 2018 - By Lynda Hagen. New Zealand can’t be complacent about potential future terrorism threats: terrorism is constantly evolving, and we need to be prepared for the next wave, whatever form it comes in. That’s the view of Professor

  • Update on legal aid - NZ Law Society

    30 Nov 2018: 30 November 2018 - By Geoff Adlam. Gross legal aid payments have risen to their highest level in over eight years. The average gross payment made to each provider has also been moving up steadily, with an increase of 32% since 2013. In the same time,

  • Working separately but together: A profile of Barristers Chambers in…

    30 Nov 2018: 30 November 2018 - By Nick Butcher. Otago has a strong Independent Bar. It is a work style that particularly suits lawyers who are managing the demands of practising law in sync with other commitments such as being involved with Otago University,

  • Consensus Building, Part 4: How to solve the problem - NZ Law Society

    8 Feb 2019: 08 February 2019 - By Paul Sills. Well done – to get this far you have identified the opportunity for consensus building, got the key stakeholders on board and identified the main issues. But now your first meeting is about to commence, and you

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