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Rahmat Lim & Partners

Corporate/M&A

4 ranked lawyersBand 1MalaysiaGlobal 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Maintains a market-leading corporate offering, with its impressive team of practitioners regularly acting on cross-border and domestic M&A transactions. Regularly advises on share acquisitions and divestments, business restructuring, joint ventures and private equity investments. Acts for a range of clients including multinationals, listed companies and government-linked corporations. Often handles deals in the energy, food and beverage, TMT, healthcare, financial services and insurance sectors.

Notable practitioners

Chia Chee Hoong has a well-established practice acting on M&A and joint ventures. He is particularly well placed to act on transactions in the banking and insurance sectors.

Chen Lee Won is a well-respected M&A lawyer with expertise in foreign investments into Malaysia. She frequently acts on behalf of Malaysian and foreign buyers and sellers on a wide range of deals.

According to a client, Moy Pui Yee is "strategic, giving very commercially sound advice, and is very in tune with the M&A market, not only in Malaysia but throughout Asia." A leading figure in the market, she regularly acts on major cross-border acquisitions, including private equity investments.

Ho Wei Lih is "very commercial, responsive and hard-working," according to a source. She is noted for having a strong network of Chinese clients in particular, and generally acts on deals across such sectors as healthcare, energy, real estate and TMT.

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Malaysia

Corporate/M&A


Chee Hoong Chia
Band 3
Lee Won Chen
Band 3
Pui Yee Moy
Band 1
Wei Lih Ho
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