Peter Ling & van Geyzel > Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia > Firm Profile

Peter Ling & van Geyzel
B-19-4, TOWER B, NORTHPOINT OFFICE SUITES
MID VALLEY CITY, NO 1 MEDAN SYED PUTRA UTARA
59200 KUALA LUMPUR
Malaysia

Malaysia > Capital markets Tier 3

Peter Ling & van Geyzel focuses on equity capital markets, assisting with IPOs and listing on the Bursa Malaysia and on the Hong Kong and Singapore Stock Exchanges. Team lead Peter Ling‘s practice covers cross-border structured financing as well as inbound investments and IPOs.

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Key clients

AHB Holdings Berhad

EG Industries Berhad

KTG Berhad

Minetech Resources Berhad

SMRT Holdings Berhad

Vortex Consolidated Berhad

Widuri Capital Management

Malaysia > Labour and employment Tier 3

Founding partner Marcus Van Geyzel at Peter Ling & van Geyzel excels in advising multinational companies on a broad range of advisory employment matters. Recent highlights include advising on the dismissal of high-level employees, conducting retrenchment exercises, and successfully negotiating the out-of-court settlements or defence of and against a number of unfair dismissal claims. Geyzel regularly works with a number of international law firms.

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Testimonials

Peter Ling & van Geyzel is easy to work with. They are responsive, provide practical commercial advice, and do not have complex administrative procedures that make billing difficult.’

Marcus van Geyzel is a pleasure to work with. He is very responsive, practical, and charges very fairly. I really enjoy working with him.’

It’s a very nimble team of one who always gives straight to the point answers.’

Marcus van Geyzel is great in interaction with clients, and with great knowledge of Malaysian law that he can explain clearly to foreign clients.’

Key clients

AT&T

Electronic Arts / EA

LEGO

London Stock Exchange Group

lululemon

McKinsey & Company

Nike

PayPal

Spotify

Square

Tencent

Zoom

Work highlights

  • Advised games giant Electronic Arts (EA) on employment issues pursuant to its US$1.2 billion acquisition of Codemasters, including post-acquisition workforce integration and alignment of employment terms and conditions, benefits, and policies.
  • Advised Expedia Group on Malaysian employment law issues as part of its agreement to sell its corporate-travel division Egencia to American Express Global Business Travel, with an approximate deal value of US$750 million.
  • Advising AT&T on all employment matters, including advice on workforce reduction and redundancies, employment contracts and documentation, handling employee issues including poor performance and misconduct, workplace investigations, employee compensation, and COVID-19 related issues.

Malaysia > Corporate and M&A Tier 4

Peter Ling & van Geyzel is able to draw on its strengths in equity capital markets to advise a variety of domestic and international companies on M&A and other transactions. Team lead Peter Ling focuses on assisting individuals and closely-held businesses with a range of commercial transactions.

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Key clients

Dynaciate Group Berhad

Hong Seng Consolidated Berhad

Minetech Resources Berhad

MMAG Holdings Berhad

OCK Group Berhad

DepartmentNameEmailTelephone
Banking and finance Peter Ling Sie Wuong
Capital markets Peter Ling Sie Wuong
Corporate and M&A Marcus van Geyzel
Corporate and M&A Peter Ling Sie Wuong
Labour and employment Marcus van Geyzel
Real estate and construction Peter Ling Sie Wuong
Number of lawyers : 7
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