Tay Partners

Senior Associates

Chong Kah Yee
Email: kahyee.chong@taypartners.com.my

Kah Yee practises in the area of Intellectual Property and Technology. She advises clients on the protection of their IP rights as well as prosecution and management of IP portfolios both regionally and internationally and handles all aspects of IP matters concerning trademarks, copyright, patents and industrial designs. She also advises on IP transactional issues and assists clients to draft and negotiate IP-related agreements such as licensing, distributorship, service, consultancy, information technology and outsourcing agreements.

She is regularly engaged by clients for advice on regulatory compliance matters with a focus on data privacy and franchising as well as other regulatory laws in relation to licensing, advertising, consumer protection, telecommunications, information technology, gaming, pharmaceutical and domain names. Her practice also covers advising on related agreements across a varied cross section of industries.

Kah Yee graduated from the University of Liverpool with an LL.B (Second Class Upper Hons) in 2013 and obtained her Certificate in Legal Practice in 2014. She was admitted as an Advocate and Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya in 2015.

Kah Yee co-authored the Malaysian Chapter of The International Comparative Guide to Trademarks 2016, Patent 2017 and Copyright 2017 by Global Legal Group. She has also co-authored the Malaysian Chapter of The Franchise Law Review, 4th – 8th edition by Law Business Research.

Hoong Wei En
Email: weien.hoong@taypartners.com.my

Wei En practices in the Corporate Division.

She is involved in a wide range of work comprising of mergers & acquisitions, banking, real estate, legal due diligence, personal data protection and corporate advisory works. She has acted and assisted financial institutions, multinational and public listed companies on cross-border transactions relating to mergers and acquisitions, corporate financing, foreign IPOs and regulatory advisory works. Wei En is also involved in real estate transactions including project developments and financing transactions, mortgages, acquisitions and disposals.

Wei En has contributed to LegalTAPS, a newsletter issued by Tay & Partners that keeps readers up-to-date with the latest trends and developments in the legal industry. She has also contributed to the Malaysian chapters of “Enabling the Business of Agriculture” and “Doing Business in Malaysia” by World Bank Group. Outside of work, Wei En is actively involved in the food aid programme for the poor and needy in the community.

Wei En graduated in 2013 from the University of Reading with an LL.B (Hons) and completed her Bar Professional Training Course (BPTC) in 2014. She was admitted as a Barrister-at-Law, England and Wales in 2014 and as an Advocate and Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya in 2015. She is also a member of the Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn, United Kingdom.