Van is the Manager and property paralegal at Judicate Lawyers.
Van began her career as a receptionist at a national law firm in 2011. She progressed to a law clerk position where she assisted solicitors in many areas of law including property, commercial, family and dispute resolution. She has helped brief counsel and has accompanied solicitors to Victorian courts and tribunals. She is now responsible for all aspects of Judicate Lawyers’ administration, OHS and IP management, and accounts.
Van graduated from RMIT University in 2006 with an Advanced Diploma in Business (Public Relations).
Before starting her legal career, Van managed a family owned Chinese restaurant in East Melbourne where she assisted her family with daily restaurant operations including accounts, taxation (including preparation of ITR, BAS and IAS) and back-of-house duties.
Van also has retail experience working at one of Australia’s fastest growing brands, Forever New.
Van is currently studying for her Diploma of Business Administration at Swinburne University to further her skills and knowledge in business administration and management.
Van also oversees Judicate Lawyers’ recruitment and training of graduate trainees.
She is also fluent in Cantonese. Van combines her business abilities with a love of shopping and travel.