Lim Wan Yi

Lawyer

Lim Wan Yi (林菀仪)is a practicing lawyer since 2016 and she was graduated from University of Reading in the year of 2013. She obtained her Certificate of Legal Practice in the subsequent year of 2014. She then commenced her pupillage in Messrs Zaid Ibrahim & Co wherein she gained valuable experience in corporate & commercial area. After her admission as an Advocate and Solicitor of High Court of Malaya in April 2016, she joined a German consulting firm in Kuala Lumpur as an in-house legal associate to assist in matters on corporate advisory.

She joined Chur Associates in May 2017 and her current practice in Chur Associates is Corporate under the lead of Vi Kee, together with the lawyers June Wong and Xiao Xuan, and supported by Sheila. Of course, as corporate lawyer, she is also supporting the Managing Partner Chris Tan and Senior Consultant Christopher Wong.

As a Corporate and Commercial lawyer, she is expert in:-

  • Merger and Acquisitions
  • Start-up Agreement,
  • Shareholders Agreement,
  • Sales & Purchase of Shares,
  • Joint Ventures, Franchising and Licensing
  • Legal Department Outsourcing
  • Foreign Direct Investment

Due to her previous experiences in German company, she is good in handling foreign company and clients. Her clients are from various countries including Hong Kong, Singapore, England and etc. And her profile is also specialized in managing start-up company especially in funding work.

In term of communication, Wan Yi is proficient in Chinese, English and Malay. And she is able to speak Mandarin and Cantonese fluently. The multilingual enables her to understand the clients better and helps them to solve the issue.

Wan Yi is also practicing these CAlture along her years of service in CA, which is Team, Flexible, Respect and Efficiency.

What makes her choose to practice and stay in CA? And she said:

“CA appreciates the importance of work-life balance and offers a great flexibility at work as  – how people work or want to work is very unique and personal to them.”