John Hall

John is a general practice lawyer from a multicultural background fluent in the Korean language. He is a member of the Auckland District Law Society’s Newly Suited committee and a member of several Korean community organisations. He is a founding trustee of Fortress Social Services Charitable Trust – an organisation devoted to assisting migrants to access legal services. TINZ has a major responsibility in New Zealand civil society to call attention to corruption and prevent it’s spread. John has a passion for ensuring that all citizens are provided with the information and training necessary for them to understand how our society works. Empowering citizens to understand corruption and transparency combats corruption. As we become a superdiverse country we need to ensure that all citizens are equipped with the knowledge to understand our system so that they are not vulnerable. John grew up in Auckland and is proud to call it home. Special topic areas: Civics & Human Rights, OGP, Auckland Events.