21. Oktober 2020

Lawyer (m/f/d) in Yangon, Myanmar



Luther is a leading German corporate/commercial law firm with its regional headquarter in Singapore. Active in Myanmar since 2013, with a current staff strength of 50, Luther is one of the prominent law firms and corporate service providers in Yangon. Our lawyers, tax advisors and corporate secretaries cover the whole range of corporate and commercial legal work as well as the structuring of invest-ments into Myanmar. Accounting, payroll, tax-compliance and administrative support are provided by our internationally trained accountants and tax consultants, offering a “one-stop shop” for our clients’ strict regulatory and/or administrative corporate needs & responsibilities

To support our legal team in Myanmar we are seeking to recruit a Lawyer who has already gained experience abroad and would like to work long-term in Myanmar or Asia

Lawyer (m/f/d)

in Yangon, Myanmar

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provision of legal and regulatory advice on the structuring of investments into Myanmar
  • Review and drafting of commercial contracts and agreements
  • Transaction-related assistance and advice (due diligence, etc.)
  • Legal advice and guidance for multinational investors, MNCs and SMEs, international organizations, embassies and local conglomerates on all aspects of commercial and corporate law
  • Legal research and presentations


  • Strong academic record, a degree in law and licensed to practice / admitted to the bar in your home jurisdiction
  • Professional newcomer or 1-2 years work experience as a lawyer
  • Fluent in English (oral and written) with exceptional verbal and written communication skills and the ability to communicate complex legal issues in a simple way to non-lawyers and deliver business-centric advice and solutions
  • Fast thinker and quick learner, able to familiarize yourself quickly with a new (legal) environment and eager to keep abreast of the increasingly changing legislation of Myanmar
  • Team player with strong communication skills and client service focus - reliable, flexible, helpful and willing to work beyond and outside regular hours as needed to serve the needs of a global firm and an ability to build rapport with clients
  • Strong time management and multitasking skills with the ability to manage multiple projects and clients simultaneously in a fast-paced environment with fluctuating priorities and deadlines
  • Able to work independently and autonomously, willing to take accountability and ownership of difficult and unfamiliar issues by displaying initiative, resourcefulness and confidence under limited supervision
  • Strong analytical and organizational skills with the ability to grasp relevant issues quickly within a commercial context, balanced by an entrepreneurial mindset and sound business judgment with a practical, solution-oriented and common-sense approach


  • Knowledge of Common Law
  • Knowledge of Taxation
  • Experience with Corporate Secretarial Work

Benefits of Luther Myanmar: 

  • We are a successful, fast-growing firm with an entrepreneurial vibe in Asia’s last frontier
  • We have competitive salaries
  • We are at the forefront of the legal development of Myanmar
  • We are passionate about our clients
  • We get to be creative daily
  • We believe in autonomy and reward taking initiative


  • Resume
  • One- or two-page cover letter that addresses at least the following subjects: (1) why you are drawn to this position; and (2) aspects of your background that demonstrate competence to work with diverse clients and colleagues in a developing market
  • Salary requirements
  • Professional references

We offer demanding and varied tasks, a pleasant working atmosphere in a young and committed team with great career development opportunities. We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, na-tional origin, sex, gender identity or disability.

Luther Law Firm Limited
Alexander Bohusch
+49 221 9937 25749

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Luther Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH


Herr Alexander Bohusch
Luther Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH
Telefon: +49 221 9937 25749