Attorneys / Legal Consultants

Position: Attorneys / Legal Consultants
Office: Vientiane
Role: Legal
Description

Position Summary:

The firm seeks a motivated and accomplished Attorney to join our general legal practice.

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Advising clients on a broad range of matters according to the laws and regulations of the relevant jurisdiction.
  • Reviewing and analyzing newly assigned and existing matters in order to provide the appropriate legal representation until the matter is concluded.
  • Drafting all necessary documents to provide legal representation to clients and directing them through the appropriate office procedures to produce final documents.
  • Performing necessary legal research using all available resources, including libraries and computer data systems.
  • Preparing, reviewing, and handling all types of corporate, investment, and commercial-related agreements, including, but not limited to, joint venture agreements, shareholders’ agreements, merger and acquisition agreements, and other ancillary agreements, including IP matters.
  • Advising and communicating regularly with clients regarding the status of their matters while effectively conducting negotiations, when appropriate, to resolve matters on behalf of clients.
  • Handling cases independently from initiation through completion.
  • Formulating legal strategies, providing legal opinions and analytical responses to clients’ requests for legal advice, and acting as the primary point of contact for clients.
  • Developing a business network and performing assigned administrative matters, including billing and collection of fees for legal work performed.

Qualifications:

  • Three or more years of post-qualification experience in general law practice in each relevant country. Lawyers with experience in more than one jurisdiction will be accorded preference.
  • Postgraduate level of education in law.
  • Fluency in English and excellent English writing skills.
  • Excellent analytical, drafting, communication, and research skills.
  • Excellent problem-solving abilities.
  • Strong commitment to client service.
  • Proven record of success in identifying and capturing new business opportunities in the legal field.
  • Strong case, client, and team management skills.
  • Willingness to travel as needed.

Please send the CV to:  recruit@tilleke.com