Lim A Po is established in 1937 and is the leading law firm in Surinamfor local and international matters. Our firm has been consistently listed in Chambers & Partners Rankings as the first ranked firm for Surinamand the firm is also a member of the World Services Group, a global organization of renowned professional service providers.

We are a growing full service firm and provide pragmatic solutions in the commercial and administrative practice to our local, regional, and international clients. We are experienced in advising government bodies, NGO’s and commercial practices. The office has a well-established reputation with regard to complicated acquisitions, (corporate) litigation, insolvency matters, the maritime practice, labor law, intellectual property and banking & finance.
Lim A Po is known for its congenial atmosphere. Many employees have worked with us for decades. The working environment is pleasant, with an open atmosphere of consultation. Working hours are from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., but flexibility is expected as to these hours at times this is required. We work with modern IT means and means of communication.

By joining us, either as a lawyer or as support staff, you will find we are fully committed to assisting you in developing and broadening your skills. You will have the opportunity to learn and to build on your skills as you work alongside colleagues who are leaders in their field.


At Lim A Po we pay a lot of attention to the continuing legal education of our lawyers. One way we keep up to date with the latest developments in our field is by participating in courses (internally and externally). For more information on vacancies contact our recruiter.

Support Staff

We are proud of our highly qualified support staff. There are approximately 11 people active as support staff varying from housekeeping, personnel officers and financial staff to secretaries, a telephone operator a librarian and a paralegal.
If you are looking for a job in a challenging environment with pleasant colleagues and favorable conditions, please contact our recruiter.