Commercial Lawyer (Mandarin Speaking) 3-7 years PQE

An exciting opportunity exists for an experienced lawyer to join our expanding China Advisory / Asia Practice Team. As the successful candidate, you will be fluent in Mandarin (verbal and written) and have sound experience in the area of commercial law.

About us

Lynch Meyer is a leading commercial law firm in Adelaide with over 70 years of experience delivering top-tier legal services to local, national, and international clients. We offer a competitive salary, health and wellbeing benefits, a commitment to work-life balance, a positive and supportive work environment, and ongoing support to reach your professional goals.

About the role

Working closely with highly experienced China Advisory / Asia Practice Team, you will enjoy exposure to a variety of complex and interesting matters and your work will involve:

  • Contract drafting; Business sale agreements, Share sale agreements, Shareholder agreements, Joint venture agreements, Leases and property sale contracts.
  • General commercial advice on acquisitions/disposals and structuring
  • Advice on companies, partnerships and trusts
  • FIRB applications

The successful applicant will be highly commercially focused and will be provided with the tools and support necessary to develop their career.

About you

Successful candidates will possess the following skills, experience, and attributes:

  • 3-7 years PAE with a practical understanding of commercial law principals and legislation.
  • Strong commercial drafting, reviewing, and negotiating skills, with a meticulous attention to detail.
  • A commitment to providing excellent service and building client relationships.
  • High-level written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to clearly articulate complex legal concepts.
  • Fluency verbal and written Mandarin (essential).
  • Honesty, integrity, and professionalism in all interactions.
  • The ability to work well independently and within a team.
  • Excellent research and analytical skills.
  • The ability to manage multiple tasks and deadlines.
  • A proactive, positive and energetic approach.


Lynch Meyer is a firm that strives for excellence. Ours is a culture which encourages people to speak up and be heard. We expect our people to listen to colleagues and clients alike. Our vision, to deliver exceptional service and outcomes to all of our clients all of the time, underpins that. We also take our values seriously and they provide for a friendly and supportive work environment.

When you join us, you will be part of a progressive, dynamic firm that offers stimulating work from a diverse group of clients, and a real work life balance.

We are committed to investing in our people and understand the need for continued learning. As a member of our team you will be encouraged - and assisted - to grow and develop to your full potential.

How to apply

Send your application to Your application should showcase your skills, experience, and abilities that align with the requirements of the role.