Jacqueline So

Jacqueline So

Jacqueline began her journalism career as a feature writer and researcher with Australian real-estate magazine Your Investment Property in 2016 before switching to Key Media’s legal titles in March 2020. Since then, she has led content production for the Australasian Lawyer and NZ Lawyer websites as the news editor, reporting on major updates in the legal profession for these regions and conducting exclusive interviews with leaders in the industry.

Her journalistic highlights include being able to write about the evolving role of cats in law.

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NWM promotes four to associate, three to senior solicitor

NWM promotes four to associate, three to senior solicitor

The newly promoted lawyers strengthen the firm's corporate commercial and disputes practices, among others

Highlight: 2022 Most Influential Lawyer has been an ‘agent of change’ for years

Highlight: 2022 Most Influential Lawyer has been an ‘agent of change’ for years

Last year, Frazer Barton rose to the highly valuable position of leading the NZLS

Three bolster PwC Legal partnership

Three bolster PwC Legal partnership

The new partners beef up the Big 4 firm's corporate and employment law offerings

Highlight: Global Most Influential Lawyer is on Russia's sanctions list

Highlight: Global Most Influential Lawyer is on Russia's sanctions list

The lawyer considers the placement to be a "badge of honour"

Police minister elected new PM

Police minister elected new PM

Chris Hipkins, who also led NZ’s COVID-19 response efforts, was the Labour Party's sole nominee

Highlight: 2022 Global Best in Law awardees celebrate a strong year for New Zealand law

Highlight: 2022 Global Best in Law awardees celebrate a strong year for New Zealand law

Leading firms DLA Piper and Russell McVeagh were among the big winners

Coronial files remain safe following cyberattack, MOJ confirms

Coronial files remain safe following cyberattack, MOJ confirms

Last month, the High Court granted orders to prevent the disclosure of affected information

Simpson Grierson senior associate on managing his ‘inner critic’

Simpson Grierson senior associate on managing his ‘inner critic’

Zac Fargher also talks what stopped him from becoming a famous singer instead

Ardern announces resignation from PM role

Ardern announces resignation from PM role

On Sunday, a caucus vote will be held to determine a new PM

Courts beef up benches with new acting High Court judges, District Court judges

Courts beef up benches with new acting High Court judges, District Court judges

All 10 new judges will commence their new roles in January and February