Julia has been admitted as a solicitor of the Supreme Court of Queensland and the High Court of Australia.  Achieving an Honours undergraduate degree in Business Administration from Canada, Chinese-born Julia started her career working as an in-house legal consultant in a private Canadian corporate group managing franchise agreements, negotiating commercial leases, and defending the group in disputes with franchisees, landlords, as well as government agencies.

After moving to Australia, Julia earned her Juris Doctor degree specialising in Dispute Resolution from Bond University where she received her Executive Dean’s Awards for being the first in the class of Mediation. Julia’s experience in Australia, and here on the Gold Coast has been impressive notwithstanding her recent move here. She has acted for business owners in resolving disputes through mediation, helped Chinese inbound investors doing business in Australia, assisted Australian businesses trading in China, and worked on commercial transactions, as well as provided quality-assured translations of legal documents.

Julia also worked in a leading commercial litigation firm on the Gold Coast where she utilised her analytical skills to provide practical and commercial advice to her clients.

With a keen interest in dispute resolution, Julia has attained standing as a National Accredited Mediator under the Australian National Mediation Accreditation Standards (NMAS).

Julia’s multicultural background, international experience, and strong work ethic brings a unique combination of skills to our team. Julia is proficient in speaking, reading, and writing English, Mandarin, and Cantonese.

 

Julia Zhu

LAWYER

E: julia@mba-lawyers.com.au

Practice Areas

Litigation & Dispute Resolution