Legal history made in Taranaki


One of our partners, CAroline Silk, attended the admission ceremony held for Te Wehi Wright on Wednesday which made legal history in Taranaki, with the first ever bar admission ceremony conducted in Te Reo Māori. 

For more information please see the below links to articles from both 'Stuff' and the 'New Zealand Law Society'.

 

"Taranaki legal history was made on Wednesday, with the first ever bar admission ceremony conducted in Te Reo Māori."

Stuff Article

 

"In a moving and celebratory ceremony in the New Plymouth High Court, Te Wehi Wright was admitted as a barrister and solicitor of the HIgh Court of New Zealand on 10 October in Taranaki's first admission ceremony to be conducted in te reo Māori."

New Zealand Law Society Article

Return to previous page Print

Author(s)

caroline-2017.11.20.jpg

Caroline Silk