Jay Lee

Registered Foreign Lawyer, JC Legal

Qualified in Malaysia, Jay was an associate at a notable Malaysian firm, handling numerous non-contested banking litigation and professional negligence cases. He also worked at Messrs Gideon Tan Razali Zaini, where he focussed on commercial and civil litigation, arbitration, adjudication, intellectual property and employment law. His other practice areas include cross-border company law, administrative law, land law, construction law, conveyancing, and real estate.

He works side by side with partners on some of the most challenging and publicised litigation cases, such as a construction dispute revolving around the issue of limitation period and the doctrine of estoppel which became argumentative when defects were concealed, as well as a highly contentious appeal case in the federal court arising from the Arbitration in Malaysia and compounded by interlocutory applications.

As the third largest economy in ASEAN in terms of GDP per capita in 2017, Malaysia has enjoyed close trade ties with Hong Kong over the years. Bilateral economic cooperation is set to strengthen with…
June 2018