News

Recognised in the newly-released Best Lawyers in New Zealand Guide

Recognised in the newly-released Best Lawyers in New Zealand Guide

Three of our barristers have been recognised in the newly-released overseas Best Lawyers in New Zealand Guide, 12th ed. Unlike other ranking publications, recognition by Best Lawyers is based entirely on peer review by other leading lawyers in the same practice area....

Availability during Covid-19 Alert Level 4

Availability during Covid-19 Alert Level 4

Ākarana Chambers has had to close our physical office in High Street along with the rest of New Zealand as we move into COVID-19 Alert Level 4 lockdown. However all our barristers are working remotely from their home offices and are available to take instructions and...

Stuart Ryan presents paper for the Local Government Legal Forum

Stuart Ryan presents paper for the Local Government Legal Forum

Stuart Ryan presents paper for the Local Government Legal Forum with environmental lawywer, Karenza De Silva. In this presentation, Stuart and Karenza discuss both sides of the coin when it comes to enforcement under the Resource Management Act, providing valuable...

Julia Money joins Ākarana Chambers

Julia Money joins Ākarana Chambers

​We are extremely pleased to announce the arrival of Julia Money at Ākarana Chambers.  Julia brings with her a wealth of experience in family law having worked in that area  for almost 10 years in a number of reputable firms. She will be assisting both Alex McDonald...

Paul Murray joins Ākarana Chambers

Paul Murray joins Ākarana Chambers

Ākarana Chambers is delighted to welcome a new member of chambers, Paul Murray, who joins us from Meredith Connell. Paul’s has extensive commercial litigation experience across a broad range of complex commercial disputes.  His principal areas of expertise are...

Gary was interviewed by Radio NZ’s Morning Report show

Gary was interviewed by Radio NZ’s Morning Report show

Gary was interviewed by Radio NZ’s Morning Report show on 30 May 2018, for his expert comments on claims by a political scientist that AML rules are ineffective. In summary form, Gary’s views expressed to the business journalist Patrick O’Meara were...