Steven Cheok > Christopher & Lee Ong > Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia > Lawyer Profile

Christopher & Lee Ong
LEVEL 22, AXIATA TOWER NO. 9, JALAN STESEN SENTRAL 5
KUALA LUMPUR SENTRAL, 50470
KUALA LUMPUR
Malaysia

Position

Partner, Christopher & Lee Ong, Malaysia

  • Intellectual Property

Career

Steven is a Partner in the Intellectual Property Practice Group in Christopher & Lee Ong. His main practice focus is intellectual property litigation.

Steven worked with one of the largest and oldest firm in Malaysia between 2006 and 2012 practicing exclusively in both litigious and non-litigious intellectual property matters where he assisted and represented clients in relation to disputes relating to patents, copyright, privacy and trade secrets, trade mark, industrial designs, advertising and domain name and also various aspects of enforcement of intellectual property rights. Over the years, he has represented many multi-nationals in litigation and intellectual property enforcement matters.

Steven is also very experienced in non-litigious IP work such as advisory work, trade mark / patent prosecution and registration work, and has vast experience dealing with the Malaysian Intellectual Property Office, including attending to hearings, opposition proceedings etc. Steven also has vast experience in drafting and reviewing various IP and IT related agreements.

Memberships

  • Member, Malaysian Bar
  • Member, Kuala Lumpur Bar
  • Member, Malaysian Intellectual Property Association (MIPA)
  • Member, Asian Patent Attorney Association (APAA)

Education

  • LLB. (Hons), University of London
  • Certificate in Legal Practice
  • Advocate & Solicitor, High Court of Malaya (2003)
  • Registered Trade Mark Agent (MYIPO)

Lawyer Rankings

Malaysia > Intellectual property

The offering at Christopher & Lee Ong is led by Sri Sarguna Raj, who is noted for his ‘great strategy’ on IP cases. The team is well-equipped to handle both contentious and non-contentious matters, from IP protection and registration, enforcement of rights and litigation to trademark auditing, with noteworthy clients including AirAsia, for whom its cases are multi-jurisdictional. Other key areas of expertise include advising on infringements pertaining to trademarks, patents, copyrights, licensing, domain names and industrial design. Steven Cheok, who focuses on clearance searches and the prosecution of trademark applications, is another key contact in the group.