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 talks about the Government's offer to Ngapuhi on TV3's Firstline

07 Feb 2014 / News articles

Chen Palmer founding partner Mai Chen believes the devil will be in the detail in terms of what the Government's upfront payment is for and who it will be made to, she told Firstline today.


Mai Chen: A good time to keep a close eye on what the politicians are up to

31 Jan 2014 / News articles

In election year, you need to know enough about what the govt is up to, and the other parties who may form the next govt so you can plan and take action if needed.


Chen Palmer expands

06 Dec 2013 / News articles

Chen Palmer has expanded to Christchurch


Hon Judith Collins speech at the launch of New Zealand Asian Leaders

28 Nov 2013 / News articles

Hon Judith Collins, Minister of Justice and Minister of Ethnic Affairs, gave the opening address at the launch of New Zealand Asian Leaders


Doug McKay's vote of thanks at Auckland Conversations

27 Nov 2013 / News articles

Auckland Council Chief Exeuctive, Doug McKay, gave the vote of thanks at Mai's recent Auckland Conversations Presentation


Mai Chen speaking at Auckland Conservations

22 Nov 2013 / News articles

Mai Chen recently gave the keynote address as part of the Auckland Council's Auckland Conversations speaker series. 


Chen Palmer at the Maori Language Awards

15 Nov 2013 / Photos

This evening, Chen Palmer attended the Maori Language Awards


Chen Palmer wins Best Public Law Firm Award

08 Nov 2013 / Media releases


New Zealand Asian Leaders Launched

07 Nov 2013 / News articles

To grow their business in Asia Kiwi companies need more Asian senior executives and more Asians sitting around their boardroom tables. That’s the message from Mai Chen, founder and inaugural chair of New Zealand Asian Leaders (NZAL) – a newly formed organization for top and emerging Asian CEOs, directors, and leaders.


Mai Chen Wins Business and Entrepreneurship Women of Influence Award

24 Oct 2013 / News articles

Chen Palmer is delighted that Mai Chen, Founding Partner, has received the Business and Entreprenuership Women of Influence Award at the inaugural Global Women awards.