Asialaw Profiles (2019)

Aviation and Shipping - Highly Recommended
Banking & Finance - Recommended
Capital Markets - Notable
Competition/Antitrust - Recommended
Construction - Outstanding
Consumer Goods and Services - Highly Recommended
Corporate/M&A - Highly Recommended
Dispute Resolution - Notable
Energy - Outstanding
Infrastructure - Outstanding
Intellectual Property - Recommended
Real Estate - Highly Recommended
Technology and Telecommunications - Highly Recommended

Leading Lawyers:

Christopher Lee - Capital Markets, Corporate/M&A (Leading lawyer)
Fiona Sequerah - Banking & Finance (Leading lawyer)
Jainil Bhandari - Shipping, Maritime & Aviation (Leading lawyer)
John Mathew - Dispute Resolution (Leading lawyer)
Kuok Yew Chen - Competition & Antitrust, Corporate/M&A, IT, Telco & Media (Leading lawyer)
Ong Chee Kwan - Dispute Resolution, Shipping, Maritime & Aviation (Leading lawyer)
Shermane Chan - Construction & Real Estate, Energy & Natural Resources (Leading lawyer)

Analysis:

Banking and Finance
Acted for Donaco International, an Australian leisure and entertainment business, in relation to the refinancing of its current term loan facility with Mega International Commercial Bank.

Construction
Advised Scatec Solar, a Norwegian solar energy provider, on its entry into Malaysia and investment in the largest solar power project in Malaysia.
Advised Coca Cola Bottlers (Malaysia) in relation to the expansion to the special designed and built for purpose warehouse in Malaysia, which serves as the halal production hub for the markets of Malaysia, Singapore and Brunei.

Corporate/M&A
Advised HP on the local conveyance of Samsung Electronics’ assets in Malaysia and on all preliminary questions regarding the transfer of assets, the transfer of employees and negotiated and reviewed transactional documents relating to the transfer of assets in Malaysia.

Dispute Resolution
Acted for YFG and its subsidiaries in restructuring their debt under Section 176 of the Companies Act 1965, including having successfully obtained restraining orders and resisted applications to set aside the restraining order and applications to oppose an extension of the restraining order.

Intellectual Property
Represented Jyothy Laboratories in a trade mark cancellation action relating to a trade mark for toothpaste products that was wrongfully registered by Perusahaan Bumi Tulin.

Client Feedback:

“We are pleased with the quality of services provided so far. The services have been directed and supervised closely by partner before delivery. They are very responsive and always make time for calls and respond to any prompt or urgent matters required.” – Corporate/M&A

“On time delivery and flexibility combined with excellent answers with knowledge transfer on all needed questions. Excellent guide for local legal contractual designs with execution strengths.” – Corporate/M&A

“Excellent, a group of professional people, tight cooperation, instant feedback.” – Construction, Corporate/M&A, Labour & Employment

“Overall impression is very good. Quick responses, clear-cut explanations, wide and deep knowledge, considering clients interest very much and cost efficiency.” – Intellectual Property

Clive Navin Selvapandian
"Prompt and commercial mind-set."

Jack Chor
"Very professional, knowledgeable and dedicated lawyer."

"Excellent listener, fast understanding, fast results on any matter which fulfil requirements, flexible reachable and excellent technology usage."

Kim Poh Ng
"Quick response, clear-cut explanations, wide and deep knowledge, considers the client’s interests very much and has cost efficiency."

See Ting Yon and Kelvin Kho Hui Khiang
"Excellent, they are both good at corporation law, specialised in different sectors, active and complimentary."