Our Team

Jeff Ussher


Director | LLB (Hons)

Jeff graduated from the University of Otago with an LLB (Hons) degree and was admitted to the Bar in December 1990.

Jeff is an experienced solicitor and litigator with expertise in all aspects of civil and commercial litigation, including dispute resolution, company and property disputes, insolvency litigation, judicial review, debt recovery and relationship property.

After several years with a large city firm Jeff was in-house for a few years with a debt collection agency and since then has been in practice either on his own account or in partnership.

Christine Kim


Associate | BA/LLB

Christine graduated from the University of Canterbury with a BA/LLB majoring in Chinese and was admitted to the Bar in March 2022.

At United Legal Limited, Christine assists across all areas of litigation and dispute resolution on a variety of matters. Christine has extensive experience in debt collection.

Prior to joining the firm, Christine undertook assignments as a Korean interpreter in court proceedings and was involved in matters ranging from the Disputes Tribunal to serious criminal cases.

Christine is fluent as a native speaker in both Korean and English.