It is my pleasure to be one of the attachment students at Alex Chang & Co and a great opportunity to work with Mr Alex Chang Huey Wah.
It was really exciting. As a young lawyer, dealing with Mr Alex Chang will be challenging as seniors think 5 to 7 steps ahead of us.
Here I discovered the new meaning of Reading. Reading is our job and questions will be ‘fired’ after reading and we must be prepared to answer all the questions. Some questions will come when we are least expecting them.
This reminded me about the question that Mr Chang asked before the commencement of my attachment. He gave me six generic words and granted me to one day to prepare for the topic set by him. I have done a lot of research still, it was such a surprise when Mr Alex Chang asked me a question that I did not even think about and I found myself dumbfounded. From that moment, I realised that a great lawyer like Mr Alex Chang will always think critically and from many angles. We must be able to apply the knowledge learned in the university in real life.
Besides work Mr Alex Chang had tirelessly spruced up my language and gave me very good tips to improve. He taught me how to think, talk and behave like a lawyer, be curious, seek and find solutions to all problems.
My working life was totally different from the university life. I visited the Kuala Lumpur High Court and the Court of Appeal at the Palace of Justice, and saw part of