About Us

At Canaan Lawyers we focus on giving our clients a commercial advantage by providing high quality legal services in a practical and cost-effective fashion, including representing them in court or assisting with disputes. We also offer clients a wide array of potential networks through which to do business in the Asia Pacific Region and the expertise they need to establish themselves in markets beyond Australia.



What We Do

At Canaan Lawyers, we have a team filled with hard-working dedicated people who want to provide the best possible experience for our clients. With our diverse background and confidence in speaking different languages including Chinese, we’re able to assist a broad group of people for a wide range of legal services in Melbourne and Sydney.

Our key strengths are:



Why Canaan?

Fixed Price

We only charge fixed fees – there will be no hidden or additional charges.

Outstanding Customer Experience

We respect your decision and will never force you to accept our advice. Our role is to make sure that you make an informed decision

Proven Track Record

We have helped more than thousands of clients to achieve their desired outcomes.


We listen carefully to what you have to say, try our best to understand your circumstances and needs, and will focus to achieve your desired outcomes

Chinese Speaking Lawyers in Melbourne & Sydney

Canaan Lawyers is a close-knit team. We value diversity. Most of our people are multilingual and have extensive knowledge of the Asia Pacific Region. Our Chinese speaking lawyers can speak both Cantonese and Mandarin to better assist our clients.

If you know another language, we are always interested in speaking with motivated and capable people who have questions about joining the firm.

Follow the links below or on the left-hand panel for profiles of our people:

Our Clients

Our clients include high net worth individuals, large companies, small and medium sized enterprises. They are in a wide range of industries including retail, professional services, property development and management, hospitality, franchising, finance and education. As well as acting for established enterprises we act for emerging businesses, government officials, community groups; and charitable and non-government organisations.

We strive to develop strong long-term relationships with clients and to provide value to our clients on an ongoing basis. Whether you’re needing representation in court, or something else, our lawyers are ready to assist you.

We thank Canaan Lawyers for their expert advice and professionalism throughout our commercial matters. All legal issues were handled impeccably and effectively. Thank you again for introducing your business network contacts to us.”


Our Corporate Social Responsibility Events

Online Legal Seminar

Whilst COVID-19 is still soaring around the world, not only have countless lives been taken away and has  the global economy plummeted, but also complex legal issues has been faced by the public. In the midst of these difficult circumstances, Derek Lo and the Victorian Chinese Women’s Association organised a legal seminar for members to answer their legal questions about property, family and business matters. 

Seminars with Community Organisation

In Australia, more than thousands of families have gone to court every year in regard to inheritance distribution, which in turn causing people to spend millions of legal fees. Given this, Derek Lo participated in a legal seminar organized by Tianshi Care Australia Group and share his knowledge about how to avoid resentment and conflicts for their loved ones after they pass away.

Chinese New Year Charity Event in Boxhill

Canaan Lawyers Foundation co-hosted the Chinese New Year ‘Leaders of Tomorrow’ Charity event with the most prominent university student clubs to contribute back to the society. As part of our corporate social responsibility program, we provided free family photo for all participants as well as educated the public about general legal knowledge through interactive games with prizes.

KVB Kunlun

Charles Wang, the Senior Manager of Market Development of KVB Kunlun was the guest speaker of the event. He shared with a group of Chinese businessmen and professionals about effective foreign exchange strategies on business’ transaction management.

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Book our 30-minute consultation, Canaan Lawyers are more than happy to assist you! 

Claim a 30-minute consultation (RRP: $ 330.00) and a strategy paper (RRP: $660.00) at a discounted rate of $165.00 (GST inclusive).

  • Customised Strategy and Proven System: We will customise a strategy for you based on our proven system which we have used to achieve great results for our clients for the past 14 years 
  • The Vital Key To Achieving Your Desired Outcome As Fast As Possible: This all-important piece of the puzzle is crucial to achieve your desired outcome
  • What Never To Do In Your Situation: Any mistakes can have a huge negative impact on your matter and we will show you how to avoid them
  • Simple But Practical Steps To Achieve Your Desired Outcomes In Much Less Timeframe: These steps can save you thousands of dollars and cut months off the legal process
  • Risk vs Gain Analysis: We will show you how we use our analysis tool to assist our clients to decide whether it is worth the fight

*Initial consultation is chargeable starting from 22 February, 2021. 

Get in touch with our court lawyers today

If you have any questions about our lawyers, especially if you need to speak to someone who is fluent in Chinese, please feel free to get in touch with us by calling on 03 9620 0888 or by sending an email to info@canaanlawyers.com.au and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible. Whether you’re in Melbourne or Sydney or anywhere else in Australia, we’ll be more than happy to assist you.