Below is a list of the top and leading Consumer Protection Lawyers in Christchurch. To help you find the best Consumer Protection Lawyers located near you in Christchurch, we put together our own list based on this rating points list.
Christchurch’s Best Consumer Protection Lawyers:
The top rated Consumer Protection Lawyers in Christchurch are:
- Stephen Kannangara – Kannangara Thomson
- John Yoon – Kannangara Thomson
- Brent Selwyn – Kannangara Thomson
- Lawrence Wong – Kannangara Thomson
- Valerie Lee – Kannangara Thomson
Stephen Kannangara – Kannangara Thomson
Stephen Kannangara was originally from Singapore and relocated to New Zealand to pursue his law study. He finished an LLB degree and was later on admitted to the New Zealand bar as barrister and solicitor. Upon earning his qualifications, he started his career in Papua New Guinea and 1992 was admitted as a Solicitor of England and Wales. Stephen pursued admission to the Singapore bar too which he completed. He is a partner of the Kannangara Thomson law firm in Christchurch, New Zealand. His areas of practice are franchising, commercial conveyancing, employment and residential property with a special interest in consumer rights.
Commercial & Residential Conveyancing, Franchising, Employment
“Really awesome company to deal with and highly recommend Sally & Steven as they have done an amazing job helping us sell and buy homes with limited timeframes.” –Christian Swift
John Yoon – Kannangara Thomson
John Yoon is a Korean consumer law expert now based in Christchurch, New Zealand. He was admitted to the New Zealand bar in 2002 and has a focus on commercial law. His commercial law expertise covers the sale and purchase of businesses, commercial property conveyancing, leases and commercial contracts. He also practices residential conveyancing and insurance law including commercial insurance settlements and business acquisitions. John joined Kannangara Thomson in 2008 as one of its partners. He provides cost-effective legal aid to clients in pursuit of favourable results.
Commercial Law, Residential & Commercial Conveyancing, Insurance, Immigration Law
“Very friendly, open and professional.” –Moustafa Ghoneimy
Brent Selwyn – Kannangara Thomson
Brent Selwyn relocated to the United Kingdom in the 1980s and eventually returned to his home country New Zealand to complete his law study. He obtained an LLB degree from Canterbury University in 1988. Brent was permitted to practice by the New Zealand bar in June 1989. He previously worked in another Christchurch-based legal firm before he became part of the Kannangara Thomson family in April 2015. The commercial law expert has a particular interest in commercial leasing, buying and selling of businesses, commercial and residential conveyancing, elder law, subdivisions and company law covering joint venture and succession planning cases.
Commercial And Residential Conveyancing; Buying And Selling Businesses; Commercial Leasing; Franchising; Estate Planning And Asset Protection Including The Use Of Family Trusts; All Aspects Of Elder Law; Subdivisions And Company Law Including Succession Planning And Joint Ventures
“I have used KT Law for several years now and have found them to be very effective. Most of my dealings have been with Brent Selwyn and his team. Brent has assisted me with property purchases, setting up my Family Trust and completing my will. With all of these matters, Brent has been thorough and detailed while keeping the language in a way I could understand. I highly recommend Brent, his team, and KT Law.” –Scott Miller
Lawrence Wong – Kannangara Thomson
Lawrence Wong is a partner of the Kannangara Thomson law firm in Christchurch, New Zealand. He holds an LLB degree from Canterbury University and was permitted to practice as a barrister and solicitor in 1978 by the New Zealand bar. Lawrence has worked with Cavell Leitch from 2001 to 2013 and Pier Law for a short period. He was introduced as the newest addition to the Kannangara Thomson team in September 2015. Lawrence is particularly interested in consumer protection law and helps clients arrive at effective legal solutions to their problems.
Residential & Commercial Conveyancing, Family Trusts, Wills, Powers of Attorney, Financing, Estate Administration
“Been my lawyers for a while, and for good reason. Always fantastic.” –Rowan Brown
Valerie Lee – Kannangara Thomson
Valerie Lee graduated with a law degree from the University of Canterbury and was permitted to practice as a barrister and solicitor by the High Court of New Zealand in July 2012. She is a Hongkong native with proficient English, Mandarin and Cantonese language and speaking skills. Due to her multilingual skills, Valerie can cater to the Chinese and Kiwi community together. She helps with consumer protection through cases related to the sale and purchase of businesses, franchises, commercial leasing, and property development.
Commercial and Residential Conveyancing, Sale or Purchase of Business and Franchises, Commercial Leasing, Property Development, Wills, Enduring Powers of Attorney, Family Trusts & Asset Planning
“Great people to deal with, super-efficient and professional advice, go straight to the point and get things done, well worth the money spent.” –King Au