VEON SZU & KOK THYE
Penang Lawyer Firm
Veon Szu & Kok Thye has one principle office in Bayan Lepas, Penang (established since 09-08-2004 on 01-06-2011) and Sungai Bakap, Penang (established on 24-07-2013). The firm is equipped with the up-to-date computerised system where both offices are networked with access to online facilities to enhance research and communications with clients.
Our firm’s portfolio includes clients from Kedah, Federal Territories, Johor and Singapore,Veon Szu & Kok Thye is poised to meet the diverse and complex needs of the clients, our advocates & solicitors regularly attend professional seminars, lectures and courses on relevant fields of pratice. A part from that, our advocates and solicitors also constantly provide legal lecture to the public and company on the updated legal issues.
Acquisition and disposal Real Property: of residential, commercial and industrial properties (strata or non-strata), Banking documentations for residential, commercial and industrial properties financing (strata or non-strata), leasing and letting of residential, commercial and industrial properties (strata or non-strata), Project development and financing (joint venture, partnership or other forms), property management.
Real property related dispute resolution: eviction of squatters, recovery of vacant possession, landlord and tenant dispute, distress of rents, recovery of maintenance and service charges, entering and removal of caveat application and etc.
Drafting of various corporate agreements: Join Venture Agreement, Shareholder Agreement, Merger and Takeover Agreement, Put & Call Option Agreement, Sale & Purchase of Share Agreement, Debenture, Memorandum of Understanding, Memorandum of Intent and general advisory service relating thereto.
Drafting of various corporate agreement: Join Venture Agreement, Shareholder Agreement, Merger and Takeover Agreement, Put & Call Option Agreement, Sale & Purchase of Shares Agreement, Debenture, Memorandum of Understanding, Memorandum of Intent and general advisory service relating thereto.
Corporate and commercial dispute resolution: corporate insolvency and bankruptcy litigation, Specific performance and injunction application, minority oppression litigation and etc.
Drafting of various estate planning instruments: wills, trust deed, power of attorney, settlement agreement, gift, buy-sell agreement, Keyman agreement and general advisory service relating thereto.
Probate & Letter of Administration application: administering, distribution and winding up of estate.
Estate-related dispute resolution: invalidating of will, caveat of estate, and etc.
*We have established strategic alliance with estate planning consultancy firm to offer full range of estate planning advice, management and protection services.
Attending to various Intellectual Property application: registration of trademark and service mark, Patent and Industrial Design in Malaysia as well as Overseas, renewal of registration, assignment and transmission of trade mark, hearing of registrar and general advisory service relating thereto.
Drafting of various IP-related agreements: licensing agreements, commission of works agreements, assignment agreements, E-commerce agreements and etc.
IP-related dispute resolution: IP infringement proceedings, Domain name dispute and etc.
*We have established strategic alliance with Intellectual Property Consultancy Firm to offer comprehensive advice, management and protection service to confidential information, copyright, patent, industrial design, trade mark and interne.
Family Law Matter: divorce, nullity of marriage, maintenance and custody of children, adoption and etc.
Employment and Industrial law practice: drafting employment contract, service agreement, employment handbook, company regulations. Industrial dispute resolution: Industrial court litigation, labour court proceedings and etc.
Debt recovery work: Recovery of debts proceedings, execution proceedings such as writ of seizure & sales, judgment debtor summons, bankruptcy proceedings, winding proceedings, garnishee proceedings & etc.
Mr.Khaw Veon Szu obtained his LL.B(hons) from University of Malaya in 1996, In 1997, he was admitted as an Advocate & Solicitor at Malaysia Bar. He continued to serve as a legal assistant with his master’s firm (Messrs Ban Eng Annual & Foong) until 1999 handling mainly banking litigation and conveyancing.
In 1999, he joined one of the oldest firms (Messrs Lim Huck Aik & Co.) in Penang first as a legal assitant and 9 months later as a junior partner. During this period, he handled conveyancing, civil litigation and corporate works. Two years later, he joined a banking litigation firm (Messrs Kek Ooi & Lee Hong) as partner handling mostly corporate insolvency and bankruptcy matter. Apart from that , he was also exposed to corporate and commercial works.
In August 2004, Mr Khaw set up his own practice. He is also a registered trademark agent.
Mr Goh Kok Thye obtained his LL.B(hons) from Staffordshire University, United Kingdom in 1997. Upon obtained his Certificate In Legal Practice, he studied in the chambers of Messrs Presgarave & Matthews of Standard Chartered Bank Chambers, No.2, Beach Street, 10300 Penang under the guidance of Encik Mohamed Aslam Bin Mohamed Mydin. He was admitted and enrolled as an Advocate and solicitor of the High Court in Malaya on the 25th day of August, 2001, Subsequently, he joined Messrs Shatar Tan & Chee, Selangor as Legal Assistant from September, 2001 until December , 2001. During his time with Messrs, Shatar & Chee, Selangor, he handled mainly on conveyancing matters.
In January 2002, he joined Messrs Lim Huck Aik & Co , Penang as Legal Assistant where he handled mainly on banking and general litigation.
In August 2002,he joined Messrs Ban Eng, Annual & Foong, Penang and continues to pratice in the discipline of general litigation, conveyancing and corporate matters. He resigned in February, 2009 to join Messrs Veon Szu & Co. as Partner.
Ms. Ng Siew Lee obtained her LL.B(hons) from University of Malaya in 2007 . She chambered with Messrs Murad & Foo and handling banking litigation. She was admitted as an Advocate & Solicitor at Malaysia Bar on 13th day of June, 2008 and joined Messrs Wong-Chooi & Mohd Nor, Butterworth as Legal Assistant from 13th day of June, 2008 until 30th day of April, 2010 and mainly handling banking litigation and general litigation.
In May 2010, she joined Messrs Ang, Oon & Associates as Legal Assistant and monstly handling conveyancing matters, probate and general litigation.
In September 2013, she joined Messrs Veon Szu & Kok Thye as a partner.
Ms. Chin Soo Chen obtained her LL.B(hons) from University of Malaya in 2008. She was chambered in a banking litigation firm (Messrs. K.K.Lim & Associates) until 2009, In 2009, she was admitted as an Advocate & Solicitor at Malaysia Bar. She joined Messrs Wong-Chooi & Mohd Nor, Bukit Mertajam branch as legal assistant in 2009 until 2011 handling mainly banking and general litigation.
In 2012, she joined Messrs Toh Theam Hock in Parit Buntar as a legal assistant and handling mainly banking, general litigation and conveyancing.
Subsequently, she joined Messrs Veon Szu & Kok Thye as a partner.
Ms. Chong Yet Loon obtained his LL.B (hons) from University Malaya in 2000. In 2001, She was admitted as an Advocate & Solicitor at Malaysia Bar. She continued to serve as a Legal Assistant with her master’s firm (Messrs Murad & Foo) until 2002 and handling mainly contract dispute and negotiations, banking litigation and conveyancing and probate and family dispute. Subsequently, she joined Messrs Wong-Chooi & Mohd Nor, Butterworth as Legal Assistant from July,2002 and was admitted as a partner of the firm, Wong-Chooi & Mohd Nor, Butterworth, in January 2008 until May 2011.
She has 10 years of experience in handling banking litigation, corporate negotiations and contract dispute. Her area of expertise is in banking law, hire purchase law, commercial and business law, property law, litigation, company and corporate law.
Subsequently, she joined Messrs Veon Szu & Kok Thye as a partner.