Ms Lai Zhen Pik > Shearn Delamore & Co > Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia > Lawyer Profile

Shearn Delamore & Co
7th Floor Wisma Hamzah-Kwong Hing
No. 1 Leboh Ampang
KUALA LUMPUR
50100
Malaysia

Work Department

  • Corporate / M&A
  • Technology, Media & Telco
  • China Desk

Position

Partner since 2021

Career

Zhen Pik is a partner of the Corporate/ M&A and TMT Practice Groups of Shearn Delamore & Co. Her practice areas include mergers and acquisitions, corporate restructurings, foreign investments, joint ventures, private equity, securities offerings, corporate advisory and strategic planning, infrastructure and technology projects, energy, natural resources & green technology and regulatory compliance. She is recommended by Legal 500 Asia-Pacific in Corporate/ M&A and clients have described her as being “amazingly detailed and meticulous with her work… reliable and a real pleasure to work with.

Zhen Pik has represented many leading multinationals in cross-border and domestic transactions and has a portfolio of clients from a wide array of industries including e-commerce, automotive, aviation and airports, logistics, banking and insurance, direct sales, education, FMCG, healthcare, hypermarkets, logistics, medical technology, railways, solar, oil & gas, pharmaceuticals, semiconductor & microelectronics (including wafer fabs), manufacturing, mining, satellite imaging and telecommunications.

She is a key member of the China Desk of the firm. She reads and writes the Chinese language fluently. She regularly advises and represents Chinese clients on acquisitions, joint ventures and strategic alliances, for both inbound and outbound transactions.

Languages

English, Malay, Mandarin, Cantonese, Japanese (intermediate)

Memberships

  • Member, Malaysian Bar
  • Member, Corporate and Commercial Law Committee of the Malaysian Bar

Education

  • LL.B (Hons), University of Manchester
  • M, King’s College London
  • Barrister-at-Law, Lincoln’s Inn
  • Advocate & Solicitor, High Court of Malaya

Leisure

Publications:

  • Will the Battle Between the Taxi Industry and the E-Hailing Operators Be Finally Put to Rest? [2018] 1 LNS(A) cxv, by Current Law Journal
  • Nominee Directors' Dilemma: to Whom Do They Owe Loyalties to? A Case of Competing Allegiances [2017] 1 LNS(A) xiv, by Current Law Journal

Lawyer Rankings

Malaysia > Corporate and M&A

Datin Grace Yeoh heads the corporate and M&A offering at Shearn Delamore & Co. Recognised for its work in takeovers, restructurings, cross-border transactions and greenfield/brownfield projects, it counts Tricor Group and Merck as key clients. Described as giving ‘solid commercial advice, the team includes education expert Nicholas Tan Choi Chuan, the ‘quick thinking‘ Michelle Wong Min Er and the ‘amazingly detailed‘ Lai Zhen Pik. Its cases fall within diverse sectors and include: e-commerce, logistics, automotive, healthcare and mining. A standout highlgiht for the firm is its role in facilitating the sale of INTI Education Holdings and its subsidiaries to HOPE Education Group.