John Yoon

Partner

LL.B (Cantab) LL.M (Duke)

John Yoon
  • Phone:(03) 928 1310
  • Mobile: (027) 351 4048
  • Fax:(03) 377 4422
  • Email:john@ktlaw.co.nz

Originally from Korea, John has lived in Papua New Guinea, Australia and the USA in addition to New Zealand and is fluent in both English and Korean.  John was admitted to the bar in 2002 and specialises in commercial law involving a variety of commercial transactions including sale/purchase of businesses, leases, commercial property conveyancing, and all types of commercial contracts.  John also does residential conveyancing on a daily basis as well as specialising in insurance law – he has successfully negotiated business/commercial insurance settlements with several insurance companies and has acted for clients in relation to the Crown acquisitions of CBD lands post the Christchurch earthquakes.  Another area that John specialises in is Immigration Law and he has successfully appealed to the Residence Review Board and the Immigration and Protection Tribunal on innumerable occasions and handles many different types of residence and work visa applications.  John believes in the importance of providing legally sound and yet pragmatic, cost-efficient legal solutions to clients and enjoys the most successful legal outcomes for clients.    

Having previously worked in a major law firm in Christchurch, John joined Kannangara Thomson as a partner in 2009.

Areas of Practice

Commercial Law, Residential & Commercial Conveyancing, Insurance, Immigration Law

Assisting Solicitor: Colette Ting (email Colette)
Legal Executive:  Barbara Davey  (email Barbara)

Interests:

John is married with a daughter.  He enjoys sports, music and building/renovation work.

John Yoon
  • Phone:(03) 928 1310
  • Mobile: (027) 351 4048
  • Fax:(03) 377 4422
  • Email:john@ktlaw.co.nz

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