Australasian Lawyer 3.06

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COVER: Innovative Firms
Law firms were slow to get started, but as our Innovative Firms 2016 report shows, they are now going well beyond words to reimagine the business of law

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Brave new world
Dell Technologies’ legal head for Australia and New Zealand, Kristin Brown, talks to Australasian Lawyer after the company’s mega merger with EMC

Choosing change
New Zealand’s law firms have fundamentally shifted their approach to the future of legal business, with active efforts to embrace legal disruption and the challenges of change

Individual responsibility
When it comes to mental wellbeing, writes Jerome Doraisamy, we have to find what works for each of us

Dispute resolution
Stephanie Barclay, Jonathan Tyne and Malcolm Cameron of Sparke Helmore Lawyers shares what science can teach us about lawyers’ negligence claims

The rise of the freelance lawyer
Having merged with AdventBalance in Australia, Lawyers On Demand has become one of the world’s largest companies offering lawyers the opportunity to freelance globally

A lawyer’s pathway to governance
Cathy Quinn recently decided to step down from her leadership role in MinterEllisonRuddWatts to focus on other governance roles and her corporate and M&A practice