The RoleWorking closely with a highly-respected Partner, this is a fantastic opportunity for a Litigation Lawyer to expand their skill set working in a diverse and challenging emerging market. The ideal candidate will be highly organized, able to think on a strategic level, possess excellent attention to detail, strong written and oral communication skills, and will be skilled in drafting documentation. • advising on disputes including commercial, civil and criminalisation of commercial disputes• preparing plaints, applications and written statements for court filings/ court hearings• reviewing contracts and documents which are the sources of the disputes and preparing advise • attending court hearings and pleading at the Court• drafting memos of court hearings for clients• meeting with the clients for the further court proceeding and for the procedure explanation• reviewing the employment contracts • drafting complaints for the Arbitration Body and Arbitration Council, in case of labour disputes• reviewing contracts on governing law/ disputes resolution clauses• assisting advocates on appeals for applications at the Supreme Court of Myanmar• case law research for the appeal applications
Required skills • A minimum of three (3) years post admission experience gained at another mid to top-tier corporate practice• Impressive communication skills and solid drafting ability• Be driven and commercial in their approach; and • Strong commitment to client service
International standard law firmWarm working environment
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VDB Loi is a network of leading law and tax advisory member firms and affiliated companies that comprises nine partners and over 100 lawyers and advisors, with offices in Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam, and representatives in Singapore and Tokyo.