Ms Lilien Wong > 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

  • Dispute Resolution
  • Competition Law & Antitrust
  • Arbitration & Mediation
  • Personal Data Protection & Privacy Laws
  • Regulatory Compliance & Enforcement

Position

Partner since 2019

Career

Upon graduating with a 1st Class Honours in law in 2010, Lilien joined Shearn Delamore & Co. In 2014, she received scholarships to pursue her postgraduate studies and obtained a sabbatical from the firm to complete a full time LLM programme. She returned to Shearn Delamore & Co in 2016 upon obtaining a Distinction in Master of Laws (International Commercial Law).

Lilien was made a Senior Associate in 2016 and was promoted as a Partner in 2019.

Lilien represents clients in commercial litigation and arbitration, both domestic and international. Whilst Lilien has represented client from various industries on a wide range of disputes, she focuses on disputes in e-commerce, telecommunications & multimedia, social media, project development and gaming activities.

Lilien also has extensive experience in regulatory compliance work which fall under the purview of various authorities including the Competition Commission, the Communications and Multimedia Commission, the Malaysian Aviation Commission, the Anti-Corruption Commission and the Personal Data Protection Commissioner. Aside from advisory matters, she conducts and designs review & compliance programme for clients. Her experience on regulatory compliance work covers a full spectrum of commercial activities spanning key industries; e-commerce, energy, oil and gas, general merchandising and retail, logistics, pharmaceutical, healthcare, medical devices, telecommunications and multimedia, aviation, construction, fast moving consumer goods, direct selling, manufacturing and distribution, hospitality, insurance, banking, paint manufacturing and production, automotive and others.

In addition to contentious and advisory work, Lilien often designs training programme and offers training for clients on data protection, antitrust, anti-corruption and dawn raid.

Lilien also regularly acts as a judge in mooting competition organized by various institutions (such as AIAC, ALSA, University Malaya, Taylor’s University).

Languages

English, Malay

Memberships

  • Member, Malaysian Bar
  • Member, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb)
  • Member, Malaysian Institute of Arbitrators (MIArb)
  • Member, International Bar Association (IBA)
  • Member, Asian Institute of Alternate Dispute Resolution (AIADR)
  • Committee Member, AIAC Young Practitioners Group (YPG)

Education

  • LL.B ( 1st class), Multimedia University, Malaysia
  • LLM in International Commercial Law (Distinction), University of Nottingham, United Kingdom
  • Advocate & Solicitor, High Court of Malaya

Leisure

Publications:

  • Competition Law- Setting A Milestone To Business In Malaysia [2015] 1 LNS(A) lii
  • Can A Contract Be Terminated Without Providing Reasons? [2017] 1 LNS(A) xv

Lawyer Rankings

Malaysia > Antitrust and competition

Shearn Delamore & Co‘s strong track record in antitrust pre-dates the onset of Malaysia’s 2010 Competition Act. In particular, the firm is well-versed in representing multinational and government-linked companies in related compliance matters. Led by Anand Raj and K Shanti Mogan, it counts major clients from the financial, pharmaceutical and construction sectors within its portfolio. Recent case highlights include a potential abuse of dominance case (concerning exclusivity and bundling), an investigation by MyCC over allegations of horizontal infringement and a purported breach of contract (private law dispute). Lilien Wong is the name to note for matters relating to joint ventures and share sales.