The latest issue of NZ Lawyer's 2015 Hot List highlighted the achievements and innovation of the top 30 lawyers in New Zealand.  Buddle Findlay is delighted two of our partners are included in this group.

Frank Porter was named a Pillar of the Community for his work with the Buddle Findlay Child Health Foundation.  Frank is the current chair of the foundation.  NZ Lawyer recognised the significant contribution Frank, along with his fellow partners and employees, continue to make towards medical care for children in New Zealand.

Neil Russ was recognised for his Landmark Achievements for his work with New Zealand professional bodies domestically and internationally.  In particular, Neil's role in bringing the Inter-Pacific Bar Association (IPBA) Annual meeting to New Zealand in 2017 was highlighted as a significant contribution to the New Zealand legal community.