Ms Michelle Wong Min Er > 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

Position

Partner since 2015

Career

Michelle has represented multinational corporations, companies which are listed on the stock exchange, statutory bodies and private equity funds in mergers and acquisitions (both cross-border and domestic), joint ventures, foreign investments, equity capital markets, securities offerings such as IPOs, and corporate restructurings. She has been involved in projects that cut across different industries such as aviation, manufacturing, healthcare, tourism, banking, insurance, trading, construction, utilities, port and highway concessions, and other regulated and licensed sectors. Michelle also handles commercial agreements such as those relating to distribution, management, supply and other types of services.

Languages

English, Malay

Memberships

  • Member, Malaysian Bar
  • Member, International Bar Association (IBA)

Education

  • LL.B (Hons), University of London
  • Certificate in Legal Practice
  • Advocate & Solicitor, High Court of Malaya

Leisure

Publications:

  • Michelle co-authored the Companies Act and Budget article published by the International Financial Law Review (2008)

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.