The Hanoi of Duane Morris Vietnam has an opening for a junior level associate (Vietnam-registered) to join its growing Corporate Practice Group. The ideal candidate will have 3-4 years of solid and meaningful experience in the areas of corporate and commercial law matters with an understanding for the needs of international clients involving Vietnam legal issues. Ideal candidate will have experience working in an international law firm or in-house setting involving sophisticated transactional matters. Candidate should be motivated, proactive, creative and have excellent analytical and logical thinking skills.
A strong academic background (preferably top 10% of class), superior research and writing ability, a quick-study aptitude and have an ability to engender client confidence while thriving in a creative, entrepreneurial and collegial environment is preferred. Supervisory experience in working/mentoring junior associates is desirable along with good interpersonal skills is strongly encouraged. Vietnam bar admission required (not foreign registered lawyer) along with excellent written and spoken native-level Vietnamese and English skills. Japanese/Korean language skills and overseas education, a plus.