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The Independent Legal Review Panel has published its report into how lawyers in New Zealand should be regulated.
A short video of the Panel explaining their key recommendations can be found here.
Analysis of consultation responses
In response to its discussion document the Panel received 183 email submissions and 1,308 survey responses. Sapere Research Group provided the Panel with a thematic analysis of the views expressed by those stakeholders. The analysis can be found here.
Cost benefit analysis
Sapere Research Group provided the Panel with a cost-benefit analysis of different models for regulating lawyers in New Zealand. The CBA can be found here.
The working papers below are a compilation of research that has been undertaken on behalf of the Panel. Unless otherwise stated, the research has been compiled by consultants from Sapere Research Group.
The Panel does not assume any responsibility or liability for any errors or omissions in them and nor does the Panel guarantee that the information in them is complete or accurate in all respects. The working papers are included on this page for general information purposes only. These papers contain links to other third-party websites and research, which are included for the convenience of the reader only; the Panel does not recommend or endorse the contents of those research papers or websites.
Panel discussion document (June 2022) can be found here.
A te reo Māori version of the Executive Summary can be found here.
(‘The Cartwright Report’)