Environment and climate

Three litigators receive senior associate nod at Russell McVeagh

Three litigators receive senior associate nod at Russell McVeagh

The firm’s board chair referred to the newly promoted lawyers as “rising stars within our firm”

Two senior associates make partner at Russell McVeagh

Two senior associates make partner at Russell McVeagh

One of the new partners is a homegrown star

Lawyers urged to join climate-change group

Lawyers urged to join climate-change group

Lawyers can join the newly formed Lawyers For Climate Action NZ by signing up online

Lawyer group welcomes decision to endorse climate-change financial disclosure framework

Lawyer group welcomes decision to endorse climate-change financial disclosure framework

Group says framework will “help ensure that NZ’s economy can adapt to climate change”

Simpson Grierson picks leader for climate change practice

Simpson Grierson picks leader for climate change practice

The senior lawyer has worked extensively as a climate change policy adviser in New Zealand and Australia

Scientists back student suing government

Scientists back student suing government

Two leading scientists are supporting the student taking legal action against the government over emissions targets.