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Wong Jin Nee & Teo

Malaysia > Intellectual property Tier 1

Wong Jin Nee & Teo is a boutique IP and technology firm, co-headed by the ‘exceptional’ Jin Nee Wong, and head of litigation and patent sub-teams Teo Bong Kwang. Its focus is spread across the full range of IP matters, such as advising on the clearance and registration of portfolios involving trademarks, industrial designs and copyright, in addition to brand protection, enforcement of rights and dispute resolution. Recent cases include its successful defence of Tan Kimhock Tong Seng Food Industry Sdn Bhd, which reached the Malaysian High Court, regarding alleged trademark infringement. As well as its significant regional work, the team is well-equipped to represent local franchisors overseas, and regularly assists in the expansion of operations of franchise agreements for clients. Loo Wai Hoong was recently promoted to partner in July 2022.

Practice head(s):

Jin Nee Wong; Teo Bong Kwang

Other key lawyers:

Loo Wai Hoong; Lim Yean Yean; Joanne Kong; Loo Wai Hoong


‘This practice was recommended to us and we are pleased thus far with the service, communication, accessibility to the lawyers and the advice provided. Intellectual property is clearly one their fortes.’

‘Partner Teo Bong Kwang and senior associate Loo Wai Hoong, are a great team to work with. The quality of Teo’s advice and his approach to our cases showcase his years of experience. Loo is very accessible and prompt with updates.’

‘Partner Jin Nee Wong is exceptional. She leads and manages a team of complete professionals. We know and trust that our work will be handled professionally by anyone on Jin Nee’s team as they work directly with clients to understand their needs.’

‘Partner Jin Nee Wong is exceptional. She works directly with clients to understand their needs and their ultimate goals. She tailors her work to fit the clients’ needs. And always delivers.’

Key clients

Nippon Paint

Shell Brands International AG

Christian Louboutin SAS

Prada S.A.

Under Armour, Inc.

Intel Corporation

BP (Castrol)

Levi Strauss & Co.

Luxottica Group S.p.A (owner of Ray-Ban and Oakley brands)


Daniel Wellington

Showa Corporation

AJ Park

YKL Engineering Sdn. Bhd.

GDEX Berhad

Mattel, Inc.

Wong Jin Nee & Teo was officially launched on 8 March 2005 by Wong Jin Nee and Teo Bong Kwang. The firm is an intellectual property and technology boutique legal practice, providing a full spectrum of intellectual property and technology services and acts as a one-stop-centre for organisations with issues relating to their intellectual property rights (IPR). The firm provides integrated services to organisations in connection with the creation, protection, portfolio management, enforcement and monetisation of their IPR, locally and abroad.

Brand Protection, including Trade Marks; Enforcement of IPRs; Public Policy and Government Engagements; Commercial Exploitation of IPRs, including Franchise; Information and Communication Technology; Copyright and Industrial Design; E-commerce; Cyber Laws and Digital Integrity; Media and Entertainment; Biotechnology Wong Jin Neewjn@wjnt-law.com
IP Litigation and Dispute Resolution; Brand Protection, including Trade Marks; Patents and Utility Innovations; Biotechnology; Copyright; Confidential Information and Trade Secrets; Food, Drugs and Cosmetics; Consumer Practice and Protection Teo Bong Kwangtbk@wjnt-law.com
Joanne Kong photoMs Joanne KongJoanne is a partner of Wong Jin Nee & Teo; has advised…
Yean Yean Lim photoMs Yean Yean LimYean Yean is a partner of Wong Jin Nee & Teo; has…
Bong Kwang Teo photoMr Bong Kwang TeoBong Kwang is one of the founding partners of Wong Jin Nee…
Loo Wai Hoong photoMr Loo Wai HoongWai Hoong is a Partner of Wong Jin Nee & Teo who…
Loo Wai Hoong photoMr Loo Wai HoongWai Hoong is a Partner of Wong Jin Nee & Teo who…
Jin Nee Wong photoMs Jin Nee WongJin Nee is one of the founding partners of Wong Jin Nee…
Number of lawyers : 9
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