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Lowndes Jordan partner calls for the industry to drive out inequality ‘in all its guises’

Lowndes Jordan partner calls for the industry to drive out inequality ‘in all its guises’

“It’s not enough to simply express empathy or sorrow at awful injustice,” Duncan Coats says

Bell Gully partners nab slots in inaugural list honouring top women in litigation

Bell Gully partners nab slots in inaugural list honouring top women in litigation

Both partners received recognition for their “strong commercial and transactional work in the litigation space over the past 12 months,” the firm said

Law Society advocates for improvements to Police Detention Legal Assistance scheme

Law Society advocates for improvements to Police Detention Legal Assistance scheme

The society’s statement followed its intervention in a Court of Appeal case wherein the lawyers under the scheme could not be contacted

HFW and KPMG ally to offer legal assistance to COVID-19-hit businesses

HFW and KPMG ally to offer legal assistance to COVID-19-hit businesses

Global litigation funder Augusta Ventures will assist with funding needs

Prestige Law announces merger with Meredith Connell

Prestige Law announces merger with Meredith Connell

Meredith Connell will take in Prestige Law’s bilingual team of lawyers

NZ Bar Association applauds re-establishment of early family lawyer access in care disputes

NZ Bar Association applauds re-establishment of early family lawyer access in care disputes

Parties will be able to receive legal advice at the start of disputes, reducing delays in the resolution process