Kuala Lumpur

Tay & Partners


Primary Contact Cheah Soo Chuan email phone +60 3 2050 1987
Secondary Contact Lin Li Lee email phone +603 2050 1888

Firm Overview

Established in Malaysia in 1989, Tay & Partners is a full-service commercial law firm with offices in Kuala Lumpur and Johor Bahru. They serve the legal needs of a wide portfolio of clients both local and multinational across a broad spectrum of industry sectors. Whether starting up or expanding a business, they offer clients the complete range of legal advice and corporate-related services. The firm’s lawyers have extensive experience in top-tier and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, equity and debt capital markets, and corporate finance. Working with both Malaysian companies and foreign investors, Tay & Partners has advised and structured investments for blue chip corporations, and has been involved in several landmark deals. Tay & Partners’ wide range of capabilities also spans banking and finance (both conventional and Islamic banking), insolvency, real estate and comprehensive corporate secretarial support. The firm specialises in corporate and commercial litigation and handles a broad spectrum of litigation and arbitration, including international arbitrations. Tay & Partners also has extensive experience in construction and infrastructure. Their banking litigation team has grown from strength to strength and its portfolio of clients includes the world’s largest banking group. The firm’s experience in intellectual property encompasses both contentious and non-contentious IP matters, from consultancy on issues relating to IP law and strategy, obtaining registration and protection of IP rights to the litigation, protection and enforcement of such rights, whether in a traditional environment or the new media. Tay & Partners has represented clients in landmark IP litigation in Malaysia and acts for numerous world-leading owners of IP rights. Its client representation also extends to include major players in the luxury goods, automotive, telecommunications, entertainment and media industries. They have cultivated know-how and specialised skills in the new media, giving the firm the experience and capabilities to respond effectively to the continuous developments and challenges within the multimedia and technology industries.