Goodbye, Thank you Nicholas Lee Heng Jin

An Insight into My Attachment at Alex Chang &
Co Entering the Firm My attachment
here at Alex Chang & Co this past month has been a fruitful experience. After
just ending my first year of law school, I was eager to gain a better insight
into the legal industry. I was highly curious as to the operations of a law
firm and how proceedings took place in court. However, due to the unpreRead More…

Judgment-Debtor

Judgment Debtor Summons

Introduction to Judgment Debtor Summons A judgment debtor summon is an enforcement procedure for the
recovery or payment of money. For instance, if a defendant fails or refuses to pay a judgment sum
worth RM25000, then a judgment debtor summons will be taken out against the
defendant. The defendant will then be known as the judgment debtor who is the
person against whom the judgment or ordRead More…

Garnishee Proceedings

What are Garnishee
Proceedings? A garnishee proceeding is
a form of judgment enforcement procedure used to pursue judgment debts, normally
when a respondent fails to comply with a monetary judgment obtained by a
claimant. The rules governing these
proceedings are provided under Order 49 of the Rules of Court 2012.  The three parties generally
involved are the judgment creditor, juRead More…

UK University and Online Examinations In Malaysia Thanks to COVID-19 Lee Nicholas Heng Jin

Journeying Back from Pursuing an Education in the UK due
to COVID-19 – A Personal Experience Closure of the
University It is well-known that the journey of many students studying
overseas including my own was cut short due to the pandemic. My university –
The University of Sheffield had announced its closure after a report was
released stating that a faculty member of the architecture deRead More…

A Letter to My 17-Year-Old Self Ng An Ni

I
was introduced to the article written by Mr Chan Wai Lun recently, which the
title of this article of mine is a duplication of his, I find that it is so
much so of a déjà vu. I
realize that I have always been living on the track preset. Never once would I
cross beyond the boundaries. I love to stay in my own shell that Mr Chang would
joke that I’m
from Mars and coming for a visit now to Read More…

Kelly Lim Chia Li

2 weeks with Alex Chang & Co. Kelly Lim Chia Li

My 2 weeks in Alex Chang & Co was a memorable experience. I applied for a pupillage position through the Alex Chang & Co website and I had to go through a 2 weeks mini Pupillage session first. On my first day, I was already given the task to do some case research. Bear in mind, this is a litigation firm so there’s a lot of case researching as well as a lot of drafting. With the guidanRead More…

Tee Kai Yan

Experience at the firm Tee Kai Yan

With
the ebb and flow of time, 3 weeks flew by in an instant. Strong feelings of
fear of the unknown transformed into heartfelt gratitude and respect for
everyone who has added to my 3 meaningful weeks with Alex Chang & Co. During
my time with the firm, I have had meaningful experiences and learnt many
practical skills which I will keep with me during my (hopefully) lengthy legal
journey.Read More…

为什么在马来西亚打官司

English Version “我不还,你能怎样?告我吗?” 的确,在马来西亚,面对欠债不换的债务人唯一方法是起诉债务人。 债,对债务人及债权人都是个巨大的问题,在马来西亚也不例外。这篇文章将会证明在马来西亚,打官司是最有效的讨债方式。 马来西亚人对债的文化 在一个
Euler Hermes 的研究Read More…

Why litigate in Malaysia

Why litigate in Malaysia? 中文版 “If
I do not pay up, what can you do? Sue me?” Unfortunately, the reality in
Malaysia is that practically, the only way to deal with a defaulting debtor is
to take legal action against the debtor. Debt
is a major issue for both the debtor and creditor and this is no exception in
Malaysia. In Malaysia, it is a major hurdle to collect debts and this Read More…

诉讼是一场游戏 Litigation is a game Tee Xue Ying

诉讼是一场游戏 (Litigation is a game) 我很荣幸的在误打误撞的情况下参与打官司流程中的其中一环….而张大律师作为被告的代表律师实行着他作为律师的义务那就是保护客户的权利以及把客户的权益最大化。 法官在这严肃的气氛中侃侃而谈他对此次案件的发展,给予他宝贵的建议,用着另类的幽默缓和Read More…

Audrey Chieng Hui Sieng

An eye-opening and unforgettable experience Audrey Chieng Hui Sieng

An eye-opening and unforgettable experience   To be honest, throughout this one-month attachment, it really gave me a unique and eye-opening experience that I have ever had. I had undertaken 3 attachments in different law firm in Sarawak and I would definitely say that my experience in Alex Chang & Co (ACC) is the most unforgettable experience.   I would say that the woRead More…

Johnathan Law Sze Han

The Perfect Drive Johnathan Law Sze Han

The Perfect Drive – Jonathan Law Sze Han A drive is indeed a homonym and with quite a few definitions, however, innuendo is intended and viewers discretion is advised for the following paragraphs. Life is like driving a car. You will need to keep your eyes on the road and focus on the direction you are moving towards. However, never forget to look at your rear-view mirror. My journey started oRead More…

跨国公司在马来西亚投资发展业务的危机-Yong Jei Beng

跨国公司在马来西亚投资发展业务的危机 English Version 故事背景 一间中国公司(“中方”)被一间马来西亚企业(“马方”)游说来马来西亚开拓事业。中方同意了马方的建议,于此在马来西亚成立了一家公司,同时也与马方签署了定期合约(“合约”)。中方于约同意成为马方的专属分包商。 为Read More…

The Risks of Foreign Companies Starting Business Venture in Malaysia – Yong Jei Beng

The Risks of Foreign Companies Starting Business Venture in Malaysia
中文版
Background
A Chinese Company (“C”) was lured by a company that is incorporated in Malaysia(“M”) to expend his business to Malaysia. C agreed to it and hence incorporated  his company in Malaysia before  entering into a fixed term contract (“Contract”) with M, as the exclusive subcontractor of M.
InRead More…

Choong jing Yen

Admission to the Bar of Choong jing Yen Kuala Lumpur Malaysia Long Call

DATE: DECEMBER 6,  2019 TIME: 9 AM BEFORE: HIS LORDSHIP DATO NORDIN BIN HASSAN VENUE: RKKK 1, KUALA LUMPUR HIGH COURT PETITION NO: WA-18-198-01/2019 PETITIONER: CHOONG JING YEN   If it pleases you My Lord, I,  Alex Chang Huey Wah, appear for your humble Petitioner, CHOONG JING YEN and my Learned Friend, Senior Federal Counsel Madam Shahmin Amizah Bt Abu Bakar is appRead More…

Zarra Sofea Zahari

Admission to the Bar of Zarra Sofea Zahari Kuala Lumpur Malaysia Long call

DATE: 25 OCTOBER 2019 TIME: 9 AM HEARD BEFORE: HER LADYSHIP DATO SRI MARIANA BINTI HAJI YAHYA VENUE: RKKK 2, KUALA LUMPUR HIGH COURT PETITION NO: WA-18-2137-12/2018 PETITIONER: ZARRA SOFEA ZAHARI If it pleases you My Lady, Alex Chang Huey Wah, appear for your humble Petitioner, My Learned Friend Mohd Fitri Bin Sadarudin SFC is appearing for Chambers, I am most grateful that Read More…

Admission to the Bar of Chan Yi Zheng Kuala Lumpur Malaysia Long call

NAME: CHAN YI ZHENG PETITION NO.: WA-18-967-06/2018 DATE: APRIL 26, 2019, FRIDAY COURT: Kuala Lumpur High Court Special Powers Division 2 JUDGE: Her Ladyship DATUK HAJAH AZIZAH BINTI HAJI NAWAWI   If it pleases you, My Lady, I appear for Your Humble Petitioner My Learned Friend Madam Aisyaf Falina Abdullah SFC is appearing for Chambers and for this Petition I am most graRead More…

Analene Lee

Once in a Lifetime Experience Analene Lee

Once in a Lifetime Experience Spending one month as an attachment student in Alex Chang & Co (“ACC”) is one of the best decisions I’ve ever made after completing my degree. I had the privilege of experiencing the day-to-day work of a litigation lawyer and getting hands-on doing the simplest task such as photocopy documents and scanning documents to all the way assisting the lawyers inRead More…

Amellia Ong Siew Ling

Unexpected Amellia Ong Siew Ling

UNEXPECTED It all began when I applied to Alex Chang & Co (ACC) to join their pupillage programme. During my interview, I was informed of the requirement to undergo a mini pupillage at ACC. This came as a surprise to me as it was a first that I have heard of. Soon enough, I began my mini pupillage at ACC. On my first day, I was given an excerpt to read which contained cases adopting commentRead More…

Admission to the Bar of Noor Izzatie binti Zainol Kuala Lumpur Malaysia Long Call

Long Call Speech – Admission to the Bar Name       : Noor Izzatie binti Zainol Petition No.   : 18-1112-08/2017 Date         : 17/08/2018 Day          : Jumaat Court       : NCVC 9, Aras 4, Sayap Kiri, KMKL Judge      : Dato’ Mohd Zaki bin Abdul Wahab   If it pleases you My Lady, Alex Chang appear for your humble Petitioner Noor Izzatie binti Read More…

Admission to the Bar of Lee Ai Yin Kuala Lumpur Malaysia Long Call

Petitioner:          Lee Ai Yin Petition No.:      WA-18-1749-11/2017 Date:                September 21, 2018 (Friday) Court:               The Appellate and Special Powers Division Court  2 Judge:              Her Ladyship Datuk Hajjah Azizah binti Haji Nawawi If it pleases you, My Lady, I appear for Your Humble Petitioner, My Learned FrieRead More…

Khor Yin Fang

A Month with Alex Chang & Co Khor Yin Fang

Experience of the one-month attachment in Alex Chang & Co.
I have always wondered what is it like to work in a legal firm as I spent a significant amount of time in the business and commercial line. Indeed, I was able to gain a lot of  exposure through the experience especially when joining a crisis management team in dealing with the business communication strategy for some reputable organiRead More…