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Mandarin Speaking Solicitor

Discussion in 'Legal Issues' started by BuyersAgent, 23rd Dec, 2015.

  1. BuyersAgent

    BuyersAgent Well-Known Member Business Member

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    Hi Folks...

    Do you know any good conveyancing solicitors in NSW who speak Mandarin? I know someone who wants help as English is 2nd language (quite good in my opinion) but he expressed he wouldn't feel confident committing to a contract unless he could speak Mandarin to his legal.

    Ta
    Matt
     
  2. Terry_w

    Terry_w Solicitor, Finance Broker, CTA Business Member

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    There are thousands in Sydney. What sort of matter?
     
  3. Eric Wu

    Eric Wu Mortgage Broker Business Member

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    Oakwise Solicitors 仕佳律师行  

    Address: 6/8 Old Northern Rd, Baulkham Hills NSW 2153
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    (02) 9639 8173

    used them several times, very reliable and responsive, good rate, can't complain.
     
  4. Terry_w

    Terry_w Solicitor, Finance Broker, CTA Business Member

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    Google 'find a lawyer' and on the law society website you can actually search for a solicitor and you could search for language skills as well.
     
  5. Jamie Moore

    Jamie Moore MORTGAGE BROKER - AUSTRALIA WIDE Business Member

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    @Terry_w - are you telling me that you don't also speak Mandarin? Here I was thinking you did everything man.
     
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  6. Terry_w

    Terry_w Solicitor, Finance Broker, CTA Business Member

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    I did 2 years at uni - but I can't speak well enough.
     
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  7. Kangaroo

    Kangaroo Well-Known Member

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    There are lots of them in local ethnic newspaper.
     
  8. Scott No Mates

    Scott No Mates Well-Known Member

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    I thought that it took more than 2 years to lurn lawyering :p
     
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  9. Scott No Mates

    Scott No Mates Well-Known Member

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    My local newspaper is in Greek. Yet to find a local Greek solicitor advertising in Mandarin.
     
  10. BuyersAgent

    BuyersAgent Well-Known Member Business Member

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    Thanks all, esp @steadyrich and those who PM'ed me contacts. It is for a conveyancing matter, it is likely to occur again for me as more Chinese Australians consider buying outside of Sydney, so I wanted to get any recommendations right first time.

    I am also shocked @Terry_w . What do you do with all your time?
     
  11. DaveM

    DaveM Adelaide Buyers Agent & KFC Strategist Business Member

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    He speaks fluent trusteese
     
  12. Corey Batt

    Corey Batt Finance Strategist Business Plus Member

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    Greeks are more partial to lemons if I remember correctly?
     
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  13. JDM

    JDM Well-Known Member

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    I'm a bit late to the party but as you suggested it might arise again, I dealt with David Kam of Kam & Co while I was in Beijing and he was great to deal with. He works a lot with Chinese buyers and his office is in Sydney.