Lim Chee Wee Partnership > Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia > Firm Profile

Lim Chee Wee Partnership
12-1 Lorong Dungun
Damansara Heights
50490
Malaysia

Malaysia > Dispute resolution Tier 3

Specialist dispute firm Lim Chee Wee Partnership focuses on commercial litigation and international arbitration proceedings. Core areas of work include contractual disputes, boardroom and takeover issues, fraud investigations, recovery work, corporate restructuring matters, insolvency claims, and aviation and estate disputes. Lim Chee Wee heads up the team with Lee Shih and Kwan Will Sen, who has significant expertise in competition law and aviation disputes.

Testimonials

‘This practice is extremely well managed. Very proactive and excellent advisory and well coordinated strategy litigation for all their clients.’

‘A hand-picked team of the brightest minds, deploying the best advocacy in the business.’

‘High quality boutique with very strong quality of product. Small but punchy!’

‘Focused practice. Clients know the lawyers as they are very focused to their area of strength. With the specialised services to the client’s demands, the cost is very competitive hence made LCWP the best contender for the job comparable with other established well know firms. The firm also has a very good data system and has in place the required digital technology to communicate with the clients. In terms of collaboration, we have had a fantastic experience with the founding partners as they really understand their clients well. In future, perhaps the firm could improve on diversity of people engaged.’

‘There are well versed with their particular areas of law and very responsive. Clients can feel comfortable, confident and assured with the legal services received.’

‘The team led by Lim Chee Wee is extremely capable, very responsive and engenders confidence and trust with clients and parties they represent and work with.’

‘Unlike many other firms, this one gives significant partner attention to the case. Fast turnarounds. Result focused.’

‘I have found the LCWP team to be dynamic, knowledgeable and strategic in their advice to our clients. In addition to being responsive and efficient, the LCWP team is incredibly perceptive in identifying the business priorities of the client as well as the commercial “pain points” for the other side in a dispute. The team is also passionate about the law and what they do, which makes working with LCWP an enjoyable experience.’

Key clients

MISC Bhd

Top Glove Corporation

TAEL Partners

Prestariang Berhad

BOC Aviation Ltd

Malaysia Competition Commission

Securities Commission Malaysia

PETRONAS

Pakistan International Airlines Corporation Ltd

Boustead Naval Shipyard Sdn Bhd

Work highlights

  • Acted for the subsidiary of MISC Bhd in the RM2 billion arbitration, adjudication and court litigation against Sabah Shell Petroleum Company.
  • Acting for Boustead Naval Shipyard Sdn Bhd to restructure its RM1 billion debt by way of a scheme of arrangement. This restructuring is critical in order to rescue a combat ship project which is of national interest.
  • Acted in this significant matter in relation to AirAsia X Berhad’s application for leave to convene a creditors’ meeting to approve its proposed scheme of arrangement for a settlement sum of RM200 million against a RM64.15 billion debt.