Lim Zhi Jian is a partner with the Intellectual Property (IP) practice. Recognised by both The Legal 500 and Chambers Asia-Pacific in his first year of partnership, Jian handles complex and contentious IP matters while managing entire IP portfolios of his clients. Trained in IP since his first year of practise, Jian’s expertise and adaptability comes from having acted for clients ranging from tech start-ups to Fortune 500 giants. Jian is praised for his client-centric values notwithstanding being the youngest practitioner in Malaysia to be recognised by Chambers in 2018. He advises on every aspect of IP including the commercialisation, exploitation, management and protection of IP rights such as trademarks, copyright, patents, design and confidential information. Jian regularly contributes to the Trademarks Act chapter of the Malaysian Civil Procedure (Sweet & Maxwell, 2015 & 2018), and has authored and co-authored various publications including IP, Global Comparative Guide (The Legal 500 Series, 2017), Media, Advertising, and Entertainment Law Throughout the World (Multilaw, 2018), Expert Guide, IP (LiveWire, 2018), Trademark Navigator (Lexology, 2019), Copyright Q&A (Chambers, 2019), Patent Litigation Guide (Chambers, 2019), Trademark Guide (Chambers, 2019), The In-House Lawyer (Legal 500), and Corporate Disputes Magazine - Trademark (Financier Worldwide, 2019).