John Young

Office: Invercargill

Phone: 03 211 0912

Mobile: 027 444 0852

Email: John Young

John is a Partner in our Litigation team. 


  • Civil litigation
  • Criminal prosecution
  • Family protection claims
  • Media law
  • Commercial disputes

John has appeared in tribunals from the Court of Appeal down to the District Court. He regularly appears in the High Court and Civil Courton criminal and civil matters. He is a qualified Arbitrator of the Arbitrators’ and Mediators’ Institute of New Zealand.

Community Involvement

John is a past president of the Southland District Law Society and is currently on the Board of the Invercargill Licensing Trust. He is on the Boards of a number of private companies and has tutored students in business law for many years.

In his spare time John likes to be on Lake Wanaka in his boat or in the mountains around Wanaka.

“There’s nothing in the middle of the road but painted lines and dead animals.”

Qualifications: LLB, BA Advanced Litigation Skills Diploma

Admitted: 1983