CV, Malaysian Corporate Lawyer Targets UK

I am currently available for work
Serial No: 13796

Skills keywords: drafting agreements, drafting legal opinion, due diligence
Short Bio:

I graduated with a Bachelor of Laws, First Class Honours in 2012 from Multimedia University, Malaysia. In 2013, I finished my pupillage with Azmi & Associates and was called to the Malaysian Bar in 2013. Thereafter I pursued my postgraduate study at the University of Cambridge, United Kingdom and graduated with a Master of Corporate Law (MCL) in June 2014. I am also well recognised by Golden Key International Honour Society as the Top Academic Achiever in Multimedia University.

Current location: Pahang, Malaysia - View on map
Nationality: Malaysian Chinese
Preferred Sector of Employment:  , General Management, Oil, Gas and Energy
Spoken languages: Cantonese, english, Malay, mandarin
Location I am interested in working: British Virgin Islands, Iceland, Ireland, Virgin Islands, British

Education And Qualifications
Admitted as an Advocate & Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya on 5 July 2013.
Strengths in corporate matters include corporate governance, corporate taxation, mergers and acquisitions, joint venture and competition law.

Master of Corporate Law (MCL) (2013 – 2014)
Subjects include: Comparative Corporate Governance, Corporate Taxation, Competition Law, Deal Course, US Corporate Law and International Merger Control.

Bachelor of Law (Honours), First Class Honours (3.74/4.00) (2008 – 2012)
Subjects include: Constitutional law, Contract law, Family law, Law of torts, Human Rights Law, Company Law, Land Law, Equity and Trust, Computer Law, International law, Criminal Procedure, Civil Procedure, Jurisprudence, Professional Practice, Evidence Law and Labour law, etc.

Trainee associate (9-month pupillage) (2012 – 2013)
 Involved in incorporating new companies. Prepared relevant documents such as Memorandums of Association, Letters of Renunciation, Sale of Business Agreements and relevant resolutions.
 Prepared strategy papers, proposals, letters of legal opinion, etc.
 Drafted commercial documents such as prospectus, confidentiality agreements, information memorandums, sale & purchase of shares agreements, joint venture agreements, etc.
 Conducted legal due diligence in clients’ companies including drafting executive summary and due diligence reports.
 Delivered articles concerning Private Retirement Scheme (PRS), Anti-Dumping Law, Voluntary and Mandatory Offers (VGO & MGO) and etc.

Trainee for legal attachment (3 months) (2011)
 Conducted researches and prepared pleadings pertaining negligence conducts, breach of contracts, accidents, etc.
 Drafted letters of demand and statement of claims.
 Attended court observation regarding criminal cases.
 Involved in land search and conveyance matters.

Shadowed partners (2008)
SIMON TONG & PARTNERS (1-week placement)