Oceania

E-DISCOVERY

Mr Smith goes to Ashurst

Ashurst ADVANCE says it is strengthening alternative legal services and eDiscovery capability in Australia with key FTI Consulting hire.

CYBERSECURITY

Law In Order builds ethical walls

Legal tech firm goes for Darktrace to boost compliance and builds ethical walls saying “cyber AI is nothing short of ground-breaking.”

CORRUPTION

Australian law firm embroiled in political probe

DWF finds itself drawn into probe of senior politician as critics ask questions about her links to the firm and work earning over A$5m in government fees, according to media reports.

EXPANSION

Dentons powers up with NZ combo

Firm to combine with a leading firm in New Zealand to create Australasia powerhouse, and biggest global firm in NZ “on day one.”

LEGAL TECH

Firm starts a revolution

Australian-based international firm MinterEllison launches innovative graduate program and welcomes tech-focused legal operations grads.