ML and CHEN, P.C.  is seeking an Attorney to become a part of our great, intelligent team!  You will represent clients in legal proceedings, draw up legal documents and advise clients on legal transactions.

  • Represent clients in courts or before government agencies such as U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services ("USCIS");
  • Prepare and draft legal documents on behalf of clients, such as complaints, memos, legal research writing;
  • Advise clients on business, legal transactions and trademark registrations;
  • Negotiate settlements on civil legal disputes, plea-bargain with the District Attorneys' offices;
  • Assist clients in complying with all legal standards and regulations;
  • Perform administrative and/or managerial functions related to the practice of law.
  • Admitted to the New York State Bar;
  • Previous experience, especially trial experience in law practice will be given preference;
  • Familiarity with various legal documents;
  • Strong analytical, legal research and Problem solving skills;
  • Strong writing skills;
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills;
  • With good common sense;
  • Ability to build rapport with clients;
  • English-Chinese bilingual preferred but NOT required;
  • Be loyal to the firm and with high standard ethics; and,
  • With long term commitment.

Team player, Strong verbal communication skills, Common sense, Criminal laws, Immigration laws, English speaking, Legal documents, Bilingual, Problem solving skills, Chinese speaking, Legal research, Legal advice, Trademarks, Communication skills, Legal drafting.

Estate Planning Attorney


  • Work on advanced estate and income tax planning matters
  • Evaluate and update template documents, letters, and procedures
  • Be able to draft high-quality correspondence; estate planning documents; Probate, Administration, and Conservatorship petitions; strategy recommendations; settlement agreements; etc.
  • Research estate planning and probate issues
  • Represent clients at Probate, Administration, Trust, and Conservatorship court hearings
  • Review client issues on Trust and Estate matters, analyze available options, and diligently work to determine the best course of action
  • Meet with clients, perform intake, and follow up with clients


  • At least three years of experience working as an estate planning attorney
  • A strong understanding of the needs and priorities of estate planning attorneys, their clients, and the general legal market
  • Knowledge of tax implications of trusts and estates
  • Possess a minimum of Juris Doctor (JD) degree or Master of Laws (LLM) Degree;
  • Admitted in New York Bar, other states are a plus
  • Have the ability to prioritize and multitask
  • Have excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Have deadline-meeting capabilities and be detail-oriented
  • Be highly adaptive to different tasks of different legal nature
  • Possess strong common sense
  • Be loyal to the law firm
  • Express long-term commitment to the law firm
  • Be motivated and creative
  • Be a team player
  • Have strong logistical skills in coordinating court dates and deadlines

Law Clerk


  • Conduct legal research of laws, statutes, regulations, court opinions, and prepare legal memoranda for attorneys on specific legal issues based on legal research.
  • Draft and prepare supporting documents for immigration and non-immigration petitions and applications, trademark applications, and estate planning documents.
  • Prepare drafts of legal documents including complaints, declarations, discovery requests, discovery responses, and dispositive motions.
  • Assist attorneys in developing litigation strategies and arguments for litigation matters
  • Keep abreast of changes in the law and USCIS adjudication practices, and draft articles and legal alerts to inform clients and potential clients of such changes
  • Participate in conferences with attorneys for ongoing litigation cases. Attend court sessions for ongoing cases.
  • Administer case management system, track case status on a regular basis, and inform clients their case status. 


  • Possess previous experience as a law clerk or other similar legal position;
  • Possess a minimum of Juris Doctor (JD) or Master of Laws (LLM) Degree;
  • Be familiar with legal research skills and expertise;
  • Have the ability to prioritize and multitask;
  • Have excellent written and verbal communication skills;
  • Have deadline-meeting capabilities and be detail-oriented;
  • Be highly adaptive to different tasks of different legal nature;
  • Possess strong common sense;
  • Be loyal to the law firm;
  • Express long-term commitment to the law firm;
  • Be motivated and creative;
  • Be a team player; and
  • Have strong logistical skills in coordinating court dates and deadlines.

Legal Assistant

ML and CHEN, P.C.  is seeking a Legal Assistant to become a part of our great, intelligent team! You will provide overall support to attorneys' businesses needs.

  • Conduct research to support legal proceedings at the courts or before the administrative tribunals;
  • Assist with the drafting and reviewing of legal documents;
  • Investigate facts to help in the negotiation of legal disputes;
  • Interview potential and existing clients to determine, identify some basic legal issues;
  • Assist attorneys to conduct legal research, draft simple documents, present basic analysis of legal questions;
  • Monitor or supervise some administrative staff members' work; and,
  • Supervise administrative staff members to record, enter and store client information
  • English-Chinese bilingual a must;
  • Previous experience as a paralegal or other legal field;
  • Familiarity with legal research skills and expertise;
  • Ability to prioritize and multitask;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
  • Deadline-meeting capability and detail-oriented;
  • Highly adaptive to different tasks of different legal nature;
  • Possession of strong common sense;
  • Be loyal to the law firm;
  • With long-term commitment at the law firm;
  • Be motivated, creative;
  • Being a team player; and,
  • Good at coordinating court dates and deadlines.


Chinese speaking, With good common sense, Legal assistance, Bilingual, Analysis, Legal Research, English speaking, Legal documents, Paralegal, Drafting, Multi-tasking, Detail oriented, Communication skills.


Business Development Specialist/Marketing Specialist, Part Time

ML and CHEN, P.C. is seeking a Business Development Specialist/Marketing Specialist to become a part of our great, intelligent team! This role is responsible for a wide variety of duties supporting marketing initiatives of the company and seeking new business opportunities.

  • Prepare and compile materials for business development opportunities identified by attorneys;
  • Participate in competitor tracking and industry business intelligence monitoring;
  • Plan and manage events such as seminars, conferences, client events, webinars, including oversight of all aspects of event logistics, mailing lists, budget, internal and external communications, marketing and client development planning, and follow-up activities;
  • Conduct research on prospects and clients and write clear, concise dossier reports summarizing findings;
  • Maintain and develop law firm’s official website;
  • Report news and important cases to traditional publication and online platforms periodically;
  • Update regulations regarding the law firm’s practice areas;
  • Write summaries and maintain practice group experience lists, case studies and event database. Work with attorneys to create legal directory submissions; and
  • Provide back-up support as needed to attorneys.
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher degree;
  • Experience and working knowledge of website development;
  • Familiarity with online marketing, social media;
  • Exemplary written and verbal communication skills;
  • Strong analytical and client service skills;
  • Deadline-meeting capability and detail-oriented;
  • Be motivated, creative;
  • Being a team player;
  • Previous experiences in law firm or related field is preferred; and,
  • Be able to work at least 25 hours a week.

Team player, strong verbal communication skills, Chinese-English bilingual, website development, social media, online marketing, problem solving skills, communication skills.


One sentence about ML and CHEN, P.C.:

Fast growing law firm with proclaimed reputation, friendly work environment, integrated teamwork & intelligent-creative professionals for U.

 Description of ML and CHEN, P.C.:

ML and CHEN, P.C. is a regional leading law firm that offers legal services in a vast variety of practice areas to an even more diverse client base. Holding our motto of Law Of Righteousness Defined, we are dedicated to delivering exceptional legal services at competitive price with equal creativity, quality, and integrity.

ML and CHEN, P.C. specializes in all types of criminal defense and civil litigation, labor disputes, immigration, contracts/deal negotiations, corporate law, trademark registration and opposition, and alternative dispute resolution, and more. Our broad spectrum of expertise and expansive knowledge enable us to assist clients in achieving their legal goals to the fullest capabilities, regardless of whether the client is fighting a legal battle in state or federal court, working towards legitimate immigrant status, or safeguarding their intellectual property rights.

ML and CHEN, P.C. disciplines itself to grant special, personal attention to each client’s legal requests. In addition to upholding this principle, we have forged close relationships with the broader communities we serve. Those close relations have helped us become a well-known and trusted entity within said communities.

ML and CHEN, P.C. thrives on serving the diverse population of New York City. Accordingly, our attorneys and support staff are fluent in multiple languages. This linguistic advantage enables us to explain abstract legal concepts in the vernacular of our clients. In this way, we are qualified to help different ethnic groups, some of which do not speak a word of English.

ML and CHEN, P.C. has seen fast, healthy and exponential growth. With its wide range of service areas, personalized attention to clients’ legal needs, linguistic capabilities, and reputed motto, ML and CHEN, P.C. is looking forward to and embracing an even further flourishing future.