Chen Palmer is at the cutting edge of public law – so there’s always lots going on. Here you can find media releases, articles and presentations by us, and examples of our work in the news.

Mai Chen wins Supreme Award at the New Zealand Chinese Business Awards

18 Mar 2013 / News articles

Mai Chen wins the Judges Supreme award and a Professional Excellence Award at the NZ Chinese Business Awards


Chen Palmer announces Insider, an innovative public law game

14 Mar 2013 / News articles

Today, Chen Palmer has announced that it is developing Insider, an innovative game that will give players the chance to experience real life problem solving with Government, in conjunction with Google and other partners.


Chen Palmer announces new Senior Associate

08 Mar 2013 / News articles

Today, Chen Palmer announces an internal promotion. James Dunne has been promoted from Intermediate Associate to Senior Associate.


Maori Law Toolbox: State of the Nation

08 Mar 2013 / Media releases

Mai Chan, Baden Vertongen and Sacha McMeeking will lead presentations on the key issues PSGEs face informed by our survey of PSGEs, including consitiutional implications.


Susan Hornsby-Geluk leaves Chen Palmer

07 Mar 2013 / News articles


Dani Gardiner: Hobbit decision serves as warning to other companies

07 Mar 2013 / News articles

Wingnut Films and Newline Productions argued that its documents on the Hobbit were commercially sensitive and outside the ambit of the Official Information Act 1982.



Out of Context: Mai Chen

05 Mar 2013 / News articles

Tim Wilson asks Founding Partner of Chen Palmer Mai Chen about being an outsider


Mai Chen: Water decision 'significant and unusual'

28 Feb 2013 / News articles

The unanimous judgment of the Supreme Court is significant and unusual.


Chen Palmer sponsors the 2013 Auckland Readers & Writers Festival

22 Feb 2013 / News articles

Creativity is the key, which is why we see a partnership between ChenPalmer and the Auckland Writers & Readers Festival as a perfect fit.


Mai Chen's speech to ICOT

19 Feb 2013 / News articles