Lawyer Profile

Ng Swee Kee - Partner - Shearn Delamore & Co

Tel: +603 2027 2898
Email: sweekeeng@shearndelamore.com
Website: http://www.shearndelamore.com/
Address: 7th Floor, Wisma
Hamzah-Kwong Hing
No.1, Leboh Ampang
50100 Kuala Lumpur,
Malaysia

Shearn Delamore & Co

Malaysia, Corporate/M&A, Energy & Project Finance, Telecommunications, Media & Technology

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Practice Areas

 

  • Corporate / M&A
  • Energy, Natural Resources & Green Technology
  • Infrastructure & Projects
  • Technology & Communications

 

Languages

 

  • English,
  • Malay,
  • Chinese

 

PRACTICE

 

Swee Kee provides legal advice on mergers and acquisitions, foreign investments, joint ventures, corporate and debt restructuring, securities offerings, financial institutions and insurance related regulations, corporate advisory and planning as well as infrastructure and technology related projects. His clients include multinationals, Malaysian corporations and private equity.

 

His advice and transactions have included the automotive, aviation and airports, banking and insurance, direct sales, education, e-commerce, FMCG, healthcare, hypermarkets, internet service providers (ISPs), logistics, medical technology, railways, solar, oil & gas, pharmaceuticals, semiconductor & microelectronics (including wafer fabs), manufacturing, mining and telecommunications industry sectors. The nature of his work include providing legal solutions across the full life cycle of a project (including greenfield and brownfield projects).

 

Before coming to the law, Swee-Kee worked in banking and two public listed companies for 11 years. He is one of the main contact partners of the firm to the World Law Group (established 1988, a global alliance of leading independent law firms with more than 18,000 legal professionals in 78 countries) as well as its president from 2015 – 2017.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

 

  • Ohio Wesleyan University (B.A. Economics)
  • University of Oxford (B.A. Jurisprudence, Hon)
  • University of Oxford (M.A.)
  • Barrister-at-Law, Middle Temple
  • Advocate & Solicitor, High Court of Malaya

 

ADMISSIONS

 

  • England & Wales (1992)
  • Malaysia (1994)

 

POSITIONS HELD

 

  • World Law Group, President, 2015 – 2017 (www.theworldlawgroup.com)
  • World Law Group, Director, 2012 – 2014
  • Inter-Pacific Bar Association (IPBA), Vice-Chair, Cross-Border Investment Committee

 

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

 

  • Malaysian Bar
  • International Bar Association (IBA)

 

PUBLICATIONS

 

  • World Bank, Doing Business 2018 - Starting a Business – Malaysia, published by The World Bank Group (2011-2018)
  • International Business Acquisitions: Major Legal Issues and Due Diligence 2014 (Malaysia Chapter - co-author, Marhaini Nordin) (Editors: Ralf Kurney and Michael Whalley ), Wolters Kluwer, 4th Edition, 2014
  • International Securities Law Handbook 2014 (Malaysia Chapter - co-author, Marhaini Nordin) (Editors: Jean-Luc Soulier and Marcus Best), Wolters Kluwer, 4th Edition, 2014
  • Mergers & Acquisitions Law Guide 2013/14 (Malaysia Chapter - co-author, Marhaini Nordin) The 1st Annual Guide to Practicing M&A Law in Asia published by LexisNexis
  • The Legal Guide to Doing Business in the Asia Pacific (Malaysia Chapter) published by Asia Pacific committee and the China law committee of the American Bar Association in 2010
  • World Bank Doing Business study on business regulation – Malaysia Chapter (most recently 2015)
  • International Bar Association Anti-money Laundering Forum (Malaysia Chapter 2005, 2009 and most recently March 2011) – The Lawyer's Guide to Legislation and Compliance
  • International Insider Dealing (Malaysia Chapter) (Edited by Mark Stamp with Tom Jaggers, Linklaters)
  • City and Financial Publishing, Old Woking, Surrey GU22 9LG, UK, 2005

 

AWARDS & RECOGNITION

 

  • Chambers Asia Pacific (2008 - 2018) - one of the “Leaders in their Field” in Corporate / M&A
  • Chambers Global (2007 - 2009, 2011 - 2018) - one of the “Leaders in their Field” in Corporate / M&A
  • The Legal 500 Asia Pacific (2007 - 2015 and 2017) - a “Leading Individual” in Corporate / M&A
  • IFLR 1000 (2011 - 2018) - a “Leading Lawyer” in M&A
  • IFLR 1000 (2014 - 2017) - a “Leading Lawyer” in Energy: M&A
  • Asialaw Profiles (2011 - 2016) - an “Asialaw Recommended Individual” in Corporate / M&A
  • Asialaw Leading Lawyers (2014, 2016 and 2017) – a “Leading Lawyer” in Corporate / M&A
  • Who’s Who Legal (2012 - 2015) - an “Expert” in M&A