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Working at Vivien Chan & Co.

Over three decades of experiences, we pride ourselves on achieving successful results by providing solution-oriented advice. We view our dedicated team of professionals and their expertise as our most valuable assets. And so, we seek to recruit and train the most talented individuals together to build the team of the best.

Trainee Solicitors

What We Look For?

  • Candidates with Putonghua ability.
  • Good interpersonal skills.
  • An offer to a successful candidate would be conditional upon him/her passing the PCLL examination on first attempt.

What We Offer?

  • Rotation through various practice areas including Commercial, Litigation, Employment and Intellectual Property
  • Trainees are entrusted with working on cases and not merely research duties
  • Client exposure is encouraged
  • Our own CPD courses
  • Mentorship program for all trainees

Recruitment Process / Trainee Open Day

  • Our trainee solicitor recruitment process is ongoing, and we run several open days through the year for potential trainee solicitor candidates to attend an assessment for suitability for a training contract. 
  • The assessment will take place during the open day, where candidate will be asked to complete a written legal analysis and be tested on their English and Putonghua abilities.  Selected candidates will be interviewed by a panel of several of our partners.
  • At the completion of the open day, candidates will be invited to a cocktail reception to meet and chat with our partners and associates in an informal setting.

Current Openings

Patent Attorney

With experience in patent prosecution, re-examination, invalidation and litigation proceedings. Capability in counseling on validity, patentability and infringement analysis. Technical background may either be chemical/biotech/mechanical/electric fields. Experience in software and video games an advantage.

Patent Paralegal

With experience in patent prosecution and enforcement issues. We provide training and opportunity to participate in international conference on patent issues. Candidates should have a technical/science degree, preferably experience as a paralegal.

PRC Trademark Attorney

With experience in trademark prosecution, review, opposition, invalidation, litigation and licensing.

For further information, please contact us at hr@vcclawservices.com.