Mr Yee Mei Ken > 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
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Work Department

Dispute Resolution
Private Wealth & Family Business
Regulatory Compliance & Enforcement

Position

Partner since 2005

Career

Corporate litigation and family business feud, shareholders and directors’ disputes, banking and insolvency litigation, winding-up proceeding, asset and debt recovery, commercial litigation and arbitration. Ken has advised on schemes of arrangement for creditors and syndicated lenders. He has been involved in matters relating to anti-money laundering, anti-corruption and breach of trust.

Defamation and libel including online publication claims. Ken often defends media and news publishers. He also has the niche experience of conducting a globally unique market research and readership litigation. He is involved in pre-publication vetting exercise and consulted for his legal opinion by the media on public interest issues. He frequently appears as Counsel at the High Court and Appellate Courts.

Effectively trilingual, he delivered talks on shareholders’ rights and directors’ liabilities and has also conducted workshops on media law for editors and journalists at both English and Chinese media organizations. He is a member of the China Desk and works closely with our Chinese clients.

Languages

English, Malay, Chinese

Memberships

  • Malaysian Bar
  • International Bar Association (IBA)
  • Inter-Pacific Bar Association (IPBA)
  • Committee Panel Member of the Advocates and Solicitors Disciplinary Board
  • Firm Representative to the Law Society of England &Wales, the Chinese Chamber of Commerce & Industry of KL and Selangor (KLSCCCI), and the European Union – Malaysia Chamber of Commerce & Industry (EUMCCI)

Education

  • LL.B (Hons), University of Wales (Cardiff)
  • Barrister-at-Law, Lincoln’s Inn
  • Advocate & Solicitor, High Court of Malaya

Lawyer Rankings

Malaysia > Dispute resolution

(Leading individuals)

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