Career

About us:

YK Law Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH was founded in 2021 as the German office of the large Chinese law firm Yingke. At our firm, the flat hierarchies common to startups meet the challenging international cases of a large law firm in a fresh and harmonious working environment. We are currently in the midst of a rapid development and need trustworthy, thinking and organizationally talented support in all areas. As our clients call mainly from China, Chinese language skills are particularly desirable.


Partner Lawyer :

What you bring to the role:

- Fully qualified lawyer (m/f/d) with several years of professional experience, preferably by working with/on the Chinese market.

- Expertise in the areas of cooperations, joint ventures, M&A is an advantage

- Extensive experience in contract negotiations and drafting

- Experience in leadership and development of employees

- The determination to shape your own success as an independent partner in our team

- Business fluent in written and spoken German and English, Chinese language skills are an advantage


These are your tasks:

- Management and development of your legal department

- Client acquisition

- Supervision of all legal matters

- Representation of the firm at conferences, seminars and other events


We offer you:

- Self-determined work

- the chance to take on responsibility

- a success-based salary

- A modern, newly furnished office in a central location

- Personal and professional training



Lawyer:

What you bring to the role:

- Passed two national legal exams

- You are new to the profession or have already gained several years of experience in our fields of law

- Business fluent in written and spoken German and English, Chinese language skills are an advantage

- Commitment, strong communication skills and above all the ability to work in a team


These are your tasks:

- Legal advice in a national and international context

- Accompaniment and representation of corporate groups, medium-sized companies and investors from China in national and international legal matters,

- Representation of our clients before courts, arbitration tribunals and mediation bodies

- Early assumption of responsibility and direct client contact


We offer you:

- A varied and responsible job

- An international working environment

- A modern, newly furnished office in a central location

- A secure job in a growing law firm

- Personal and professional development



Secretary (part-time or full-time):

What you bring to the role:

- Business fluent German and English

- Chinese language skills at least on an everyday conversation level

- Confident handling of all common MS Office programs

- High willingness to learn and inquisitiveness

- Service mentality

- Pleasure in communication and direct contact with customers or clients

- Organizational talent


These are your tasks:

- You are responsible for making an excellent first impression on our guests at the reception desk

- You are the contact person for existing and new clients

- You coordinate deadlines, appointments and resubmissions for our lawyers

- You support us with the daily incoming and outgoing mail

- You will be in charge of the file and document management in the lawyer software

- You will be actively involved in shaping and optimizing the processes and procedures associated with your work


We offer you:

- A varied and responsible job

- An international working environment

- A modern, newly furnished office in a prime location

- A secure job in a growing law firm

- Personal and professional development



Students :

We welcome commitment and initiative and also look forward to receiving your unsolicited application. Applications from law students, young professionals, trainees and interns are equally welcome.

Our team is dynamic, international and full of enthusiasm. With us, you can put your acquired legal skills to the test, meet new colleagues and learn more about modern legal life. 

If you would like to apply online, send your CV together with a short cover letter about what makes you so special to YK Law to info@yklaw.de. 



YK Law Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH

Adresse: Josephinenstraße 11, 40212 Düsseldorf, NRW

Tel: +49 211 9991 9898

Fax: +49 211 8796 0888

Email: hr@yklaw.de