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Vivian Zhang


Vivian is the Principal of Domain Legal. Her legal career has spanned a range of different practice areas and cultures. Vivian’s main focus Vivian is the Principal of Domain Legal.  She founded Domain Legal with the ambition of providing excellent legal service and advice to clients in New Zealand and abroad.  With her comprehensive understanding of the technicalities and nuances of the law, drive for excellence and success, and focus on achieving the optimum outcome for every client, she has grown Domain Legal into a highly successful and reputed firm.  This success is reflected in Domain Legal being a New Zealand Law Awards finalist for the Property and Construction Specialist Law Firm of the Year, in 2016, 2017 and 2018.  Domain Legal has also been named the Immigration Law Firm of the Year in New Zealand and Property Law Firm of the Year in New Zealand in 2017, 2018 and 2019, at the Corporate INTL Global Awards.

Vivian’s legal career has spanned a range of practice areas, with her main focus being commercial dealings, investments, immigration and family law.  She has extensive experience working in commercial law and foreign investment and has worked with numerous high profile clients in acquisitions of businesses and commercial properties.  Vivian also has a long and successful history of providing excellent immigration advice and services.  She is honored to be able to use her in-depth understanding of immigration law to help people with highly personal and sensitive matters.  

Vivian focuses on keeping up to date with legal and political changes, in order to be ahead of developments that will affect her clients.  She also contributes to the understanding and development of law within New Zealand and China, by providing commentary on a range of legal issues.  As a result, Vivian is highly regarded within the New Zealand legal community and is considered a leader within a number of Chinese communities.  She is fluent in Mandarin, Cantonese, and English. 

At the core, Vivian’s priority is ensuring that all of her clients are provided with exceptionally high quality legal services.  She thoroughly enjoys bringing her knowledge, skill and complex understanding of the law to each and every one of her clients and building strong professional relationships. 

Vivian also takes pride in achieving overall firm success and in building a positive and supportive work culture at Domain Legal.  She is dedicated to seeing Domain Legal remain as a market leader in its practice areas.