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Elite Women 2021 Special Report


  CONTRIBUTING ONE’S talent and energy to the legal profession while paving an equitable path for future generations is not easy. However, each of the 35 winners on NZ Lawyer’s Elite Women list has proven she can rise to the […]

Mai Chen named in NZ Lawyer Elite Women list 2021.


NZ Lawyer has identified Mai Chen as a leading woman in New Zealand’s legal profession for the 2021 Elite Women list. The women who made the cut displayed innovative, progressive thinking at their workplaces in relation to aspects such as work-life balance. […]

Lawtalk/KŌRERO MŌ TE TURE Issue 948 Summer 2021


The New Zealand Law Society profiles the first round of the Top Diverse Board-Ready Directors List 2021 in their latest addition of LawTalk and discusses “How great lawyers can make great directors”.   “All concur: great lawyers can make great […]

Mai Chen: Legal advice to the PM on moving the election

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In an article published on BusinessDesk, Mai Chen, Chair of the Superdiversity Institute for Law, Policy and Business, managing partner of Chen Palmer, Adjunct Professor at The University of Auckland Law School and a BNZ board director, explains how she […]

Superdiversity and Mental Health

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PRESS RELEASE FROM THE SUPERDIVERSITY INSTITUTE FOR LAW, POLICY AND BUSINESS On Wednesday 24 June 2020, the Superdiversity Institute for Law, Policy and Business held a session with a great line up of mental health experts and entrepreneurs discussing Superdiversity […]