Ms Grace C G Yeoh > 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 (Head)
  • Energy, Natural Resources & Green Technology (co-Head)
  • Private Wealth & Family Business

Position

Partner since 1997

Career

Mergers and acquisitions, venture capital, takeovers, security dealings, corporate restructuring, joint ventures, demergers, listings, corporate exercises as well as general corporate planning work. Datin Grace Yeoh has assisted key banking players on their incorporation within the local banking industry as well as Malaysian companies investing overseas. She advises on regulatory compliance, corporate governance and inbound foreign investments in addition to private wealth and family business matters.

She oversees transactions involving Energy, Natural Resources and Green Technology (ENRGT) projects and their related joint ventures, licensing, operation, management and other associated agreements. Her work includes assisting clients in liaising with regulatory authorities such as the Ministry of Energy, Green Technology and Water as well as other ministries and authorities.

Datin Grace Yeoh currently sits on the Board of Directors of CIMB Bank Berhad and Bursa Malaysia Berhad, the listed operator of Bursa Malaysia, the Malaysian stock exchange.

Languages

English, Malay

Memberships

  • Member, Malaysian Bar 
  • Member, International Bar Association (IBA) 
  • Member, Financial Planning Association of Malaysia (FPAM)
  • Member, Corporate and Commercial Law Committee of the Malaysian Bar
  • Member, International Professional Services Committee of the Malaysian Bar
  • Director, CIMB Bank Berhad
  • Director, Bursa Malaysia Berhad

Education

  • LL.B, London School of Economics
  • LL.M, University of London
  • Barrister-at-Law, Middle Temple
  • Advocate & Solicitor, High Court of Malaya
  • CFP (Certified Financial Planner)

Leisure

Publications:

  • Malaysian and Singapore Company Law and Practice, CCH
  • Getting the Deal Through - Insolvency and Restructuring, and Global M&A
  • M&A practice guides, Chambers & Partners, 1st Edition, 2012

Lawyer Rankings

Malaysia > Corporate and M&A

(Hall of Fame)

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