New Zealand Law Society news

Law Society welcomes Māori Law Society and Pacific Lawyers Association to its council

Law Society welcomes Māori Law Society and Pacific Lawyers Association to its council

The two groups now have the right to vote on council decisions and for Law Society president

Employment Court sees first all-women bench

Employment Court sees first all-women bench

The hearing was also the first COVID-19-related case which has made its way to the court

Regulatory risks expert joins Bell Gully

Regulatory risks expert joins Bell Gully

New hire has worked in New Zealand and internationally both as a prosecutor and defence counsel

Staff solicitor gets associate nod at Stace Hammond

Staff solicitor gets associate nod at Stace Hammond

The new associate spent time with major firms in the UK

Thompson Blackie Biddles boosts two to associate

Thompson Blackie Biddles boosts two to associate

The firm also announced its planned relocation to a new office at the end of the year