Careers

Peter Ling & van Geyzel is one of the most dynamic boutique law firms in Malaysia. Since being founded in 2013, PLVG has been recommended by The Legal 500 Asia Pacific in four practice areas in both its 2016 and 2017 editions, and has received numerous other awards and accolades.

Besides being known for our legal work, PLVG also has a reputation of being a good place to work and learn. You can read anonymous and independent reviews on careers website Office Parrots.

But don’t just take our word for it — come and experience it for yourself.

We actively look for individuals whose attitude, character, and intelligence set them out from the rest. In return for expecting the members of our firm to share our commitment to quality client service, we place importance on teamwork, personal career development, and work/life balance.

We genuinely believe that our firm culture is unique, and provides a platform for people to build successful, fulfilling careers.

Current vacancies

(1) CORPORATE LAWYER

We have an opening for a Corporate Lawyer with 0-3 years post-qualification experience. The nature of the position will suit applicants who are highly motivated to learn, interested in working on challenging and complex transactions, and comfortable with taking on positions of leadership and responsibility. Previous experience in Capital markets and Corporate/M&A matters would be valuable.

Each application must include the following documents in PDF format:

  1. Detailed CV.
  2. A cover letter which includes answers to the following questions:
    • Why are you a good fit for PLVG? (minimum 200 words)
    • What are three words that you would use to describe yourself as a person? Explain why. (minimum 200 words)
    • Describe some of your previous legal experience, and your interest in corporate legal practice. (minimum 200 words)
    • What are some of your interests or passions outside the law? (minimum 200 words)

Please submit your application via email to general@plvg.my.

The application deadline is 11.59pm on 12 February 2018. Applications received after the deadline will not be considered.

We receive a very high volume of applications, and we will only respond to candidates who have been shortlisted.

(2) INTERNS, PARALEGALS, AND PUPILS

We are not actively hiring for any other positions at the moment. However, we always have space for for highly-motivated individuals with good academic or professional records. If you are interested in joining us, you are welcome to submit an application.

It is important that applicants have a desire to work specifically for this firm. Generic applications will not be entertained.

Each application must include the following documents in PDF format:

  1. Detailed CV.
  2. A cover letter which includes answers to the following questions:
    • Why are you applying to PLVG? (minimum 200 words)
    • Why are you a good fit for PLVG? (minimum 200 words)
    • What are some of your interests or passions outside the law? (minimum 200 words)

Please submit your application via email to general@plvg.my.

We receive a very high volume of applications, and we will only respond to candidates who have been shortlisted.