New Zealand Law Society news

Judiciary pitches court pressure relief measures

Judiciary pitches court pressure relief measures

Staff shortages and COVID-19 have contributed to difficulties in setting fixture dates

Highlight: NZLS president became an example of what women and working parents can achieve

Highlight: NZLS president became an example of what women and working parents can achieve

Jacque Lethbridge was inspired by the example of a father who didn’t let a disability stop him from helping others

Highlight: Family violence incidents can exempt one from FDR participation

Highlight: Family violence incidents can exempt one from FDR participation

A parent may also file proceedings in Family Court right away if a child's safety is at risk

PwC Legal New Zealand appoints new privacy law head

PwC Legal New Zealand appoints new privacy law head

Polly Ralph returned from the UK to lead the practice

Kate Sheppard Chambers boosts ranks with new barrister

Kate Sheppard Chambers boosts ranks with new barrister

Genevieve Haszard brings over 21 years of litigation experience in Australia and NZ to the table