Mr Pao Yii Phua > Skrine > Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia > Lawyer Profile

Skrine
Level 8, Wisma UOA Damansara
50 JALAN DUNGUN, DAMANSARA HEIGHTS
50490 KUALA LUMPUR
Malaysia

Work Department

  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Corporate Advisory and Transactions

Position

Partner

Career

Pao Yii is a partner in the Corporate practice with more than 25 years of experience.
 
His practice focuses on local and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, corporate restructurings, joint ventures and advising on foreign investments into Malaysia. He provides a broad range of corporate advisory work and drafting of commercial contracts/agreements and regularly advises clients on corporate (including regulatory, licensing and compliance) issues.
 
He also advises on securities law and on employee share plans and/or employee option schemes.

Languages

English, Malay and Chinese.

Memberships

  • Committee member, Committee on Commercial Law & Practice, ICC Malaysia
  • Former committee member, Bar Council Law Reform and Special Areas Committee

Education

  • Advocate and Solicitor, High Court of Malaya (1996)
  • Advocate and Solicitor, Supreme Court of Singapore (1993)
  • LL.B (Hons) National University of Singapore (1992)