Lester Ong


Lester graduated from the University of Western Australia in 2000 with a Bachelor of Laws and a Bachelor of Arts.

Lester practises in migration law and commercial law (including business sales and acquisitions, leasing and franchising), trusts, duties and estate planning. Lester is a highly regarded migration agent and lawyer (MARN 0427625) with in-depth knowledge and understanding of visa processes across a broad range of visas. Lester has consistently provided strategic immigration advice to companies and individuals, including in relation to appeals, compliance and complex issues.

Lester regularly presents seminars for the Migration Institute of Australia, the North of the River CPA and Legalwise. He also lectures at Murdoch University’s Graduate Certificate in Migration Law course.
Lester has been a committee member of the Migration Institute of Australia and chair of its Continuing Professional Education subcommittee. In 2013, Lester was awarded the Migration Institute’s Henry Giblett Award for Outstanding Contribution to Education and Continuing Professional Development.

Practice Areas

  • Migration
  • Commercial
  • Trusts and Estate Planning
  • Transfer Duty and Landholder Duty
  • Property

Key Industry Sectors

  • Migration Professionals
  • Aboriginal Corporations
  • Retail and Franchising
  • Charities
  • Manufacturing