Ms Lee Yee Ling > Rahmat Lim & Partners > Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia > Lawyer Profile

Rahmat Lim & Partners
SUITE 33.01, LEVEL 33, THE GARDENS NORTH TOWER
MID VALLEY CITY, LINGKARAN SYED PUTRA
59200 KUALA LUMPUR
Malaysia

Work Department

Corporate Real Estate, Real Estate investment Trusts

Position

Yee Ling is a Partner and Head of the Firm’s Corporate Real Estate Department.

Career

Yee Ling has advised and represented property developers, statutory corporations, property funds, property investors, asset managers, local and foreign real estate investment trusts, government-linked corporations, sovereign funds, and listed and private companies.

Her practice encompasses direct real estate acquisitions and divestments, sale and leaseback transactions, commercial leasing, built-to-suit sale and purchase and leasing transactions, property joint developments, and property development projects.

Yee Ling is recognised as a Notable Practitioner for real estate acquisition in IFLR1000 and as a Leading Individual in Real Estate and Construction by The Legal 500 Asia Pacific. A client noted Yee Ling to be “very efficient and prompt”. She is also recognised in Asialaw Profiles as a Leading Lawyer in Construction & Real Estate.

Languages

English, Bahasa Malaysia and Cantonese.

Education

Yee Ling graduated in 1997 with a Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of London and was admitted to the Malaysian Bar in 1998.

Lawyer Rankings

Malaysia > Real estate and construction

(Leading individuals)

Lee Yee LingRahmat Lim & Partners

Rahmat Lim & Partners’ real estate offering is co-led by head of corporate real estate Lee Yee Ling, Chong Yee Leong, Kamilah Kasim and head of corporate infrastructure, construction and engineering, Dzuhairi Jaafar Thani. The team is well-equipped to handle real estate transactions and often advises on matters concerning unusual financial arrangements. Its client roster includes local and international investors, corporations and government-linked companies. The practice’s workload frequently involves office buildings, retail properties and hotels, in addition to advising on property acquisitions and divestments, developments, joint ventures and listings of real estate investment trusts on Bursa Malaysia; Zandra Tan is praised for her prowess and experience’ in the latter.