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Yin Chiew

Practice Leader

“We have used LegalVision for assistance with employer-sponsored visas as well as company incorporation. Yin Chiew and the Immigration Team have assisted us through the visa process in a smooth and efficient manner.  We appreciate their thorough and commercial advice. We also find great value out of LV's membership service, having a lawyer on demand is very helpful! We could not recommend LegalVision more highly.”
Erwan Alliaume, Director, Achilles Systems Australia Pty Ltd

Practice Areas
Corporate Immigration

Yin is a Practice Leader at LegalVision and specialises in Corporate Immigration. She is LegalVision’s first point of contact for businesses looking to sponsor foreign skilled workers to Australia. She advises startups, SMEs and international corporations across various industry sectors, including health and medical, resources, construction, technology, manufacturing, professional services, hospitality and life sciences.

Her expertise is in employer-sponsored work visas, labour agreements, DAMAs, global talent employer-sponsored scheme, highly specialist skilled visas, training visas, business innovation and investor visas and global talent visas. She is also experienced in tribunal appeals in relation to refused and cancelled visas. Further, Yin assists private clients with partner and family migration.

Before joining LegalVision, Yin was a lawyer at a national law firm, Lander & Rogers. She later transitioned into a legal consultancy role where she advised corporations, law firms and government entities on their recruitment and human capital strategies.

In her spare time, Yin enjoys spending time with her chihuahua, Riley, training in muay thai and obsessing over home improvements.

Qualifications: Bachelor of Laws, Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice, Bachelor of Arts, University of Technology Sydney.

Professional memberships: Law Society of New South Wales, Migration Institute of Australia. 

Yin's Expertise

Corporate Immigration

Providing strategic migration advice to corporate clients in relation to their global mobility issues.

Advising corporate clients on their sponsorship obligations and conducting compliance audits.

Advising on and preparing all aspects of the employer-sponsored process, including labour agreements and DAMAs.

Providing strategic migration advice in relation to permanent residence and citizenship pathways.

Expertise in temporary and permanent migration pathways.

Expertise in merits and judicial review in relation to refused and cancelled visas.

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