Ms Ezane Chong Ing Tze > Ariff Rozhan & Co > Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia > Lawyer Profile

Ariff Rozhan & Co
L-6-1, NO. 2, JALAN SOLARIS MONT’ KIARA
50480 KUALA LUMPUR
Malaysia

Work Department

Disputes Resolution

Position

Partner

Career

Ezane focuses primarily on civil and commercial litigation, family law and private client work. She has represented clients in a variety of industries at all levels of the judicial process and has accumulated a number of reported cases in the Malaysian and English law journals.

In 2016, Ezane was elected as a Fellow of the International Academy of Family Lawyers, a worldwide association of practising lawyers who are recognised by their peers as the most experienced and skilled family law specialists in their respective countries. Fellowship of the Academy is by-invitation only.

Ezane has also given evidence as an expert on Malaysian family law and on family law related disputes, for courts in England and the USA.

She is a contributor to the International Comparative Legal Guide to: Family Law 2020 & 2021 (Malaysian Chapter) and has in previous years been interviewed by the Malaysian press on issues pertaining to family law. In 2019, ARC was named “Matrimonial and Family Law Firm of the Year” by Asian Legal Business (Malaysia) and received a nomination for the same award in 2020.

In 2018 and 2020, Ezane was named as a “Future Star” by Benchmark Litigation Asia Pacific and a “Dispute Resolution Star” in 2019. She is also the exclusive winner of the International Client Choice Award 2015 for Litigation in Malaysia (2015). Client Choice recognises lawyers from around the world that stand apart for the excellent client care they provide and the quality of their service.

Examples of a few quotes from clients about Ezane are set out below:

“Ezane would go the extra mile and think outside the box regarding the various issues surrounding the case she is handling and provides recommendations for actions that cover different possible outcomes or changes in circumstance.”

“She protects her clients’ best interests and can do so because she understands her clients’ businesses.”

“We were highly impressed with the professional expertise she showed by handling the matter successfully within a short period of time.”

“She is very quick to respond and ensures that she never misses any of our deadlines.”

 “Her advice is to the point; she does not digress or confuse her clients.”

Ezane is also a qualified advocacy trainer having been trained and selected by the Advocacy Training Council of England and Wales to teach advocacy to pupils and young lawyers.

She also provides legal advice and representation, pro-bono, to  those who qualify for legal aid, through the Bar Council Legal Aid Centre

Languages

English
Bahasa Malaysia (Malay)

Memberships

Honourable Society of the Inner Temple
Advocate and Solicitor, High Court of Malaya
Fellow, The International Academy of Family Lawyers
Association of Women Lawyers, Malaysia
Malaysian Inner Temple Alumni Association

Education

LLB (Hons), University of Leeds, United Kingdom
Barrister-at-Law, the Honourable Society of the Inner Temple

Lawyer Rankings

Malaysia > Dispute resolution

Led by ‘shrewd litigator’ Ariff Rozhan, the dispute resolution group at Ariff Rozhan & Co handles work for some of Malaysia’s largest financial institutions (it counts the Offshore Financial Services Authority as a key client). In addition it is noted for its work for energy interests such as Royal Dutch Shell PLC and PETRONAS Refinery and Petrochemical Corporation. Key personnel: Christopher Arun Francis, the ‘incredibly bright’ Ezane Chong Ing Tze and ‘tough negotiator’ William Lim Wee Chong.