SENIOR ASSOCIATES
  
Corporate Division
 
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Dispute Resolution Division
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Intellectual Property Division
Lim Soo Keng Lim Soo Keng
Senior Associate, Corporate Division
SKRINE


CONTACT DETAILS:
Tel: 603 - 2081 3999 ext 701
Fax: 603 - 2094 3211
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  Overview  

Lim Soo Keng was admitted as an advocate and solicitor of the Malaysian Bar in September 1981, and joined the firm as an associate (the litigation division) in September 1981. She is part of the team of lawyers in the banking and property practice group in the firm.

  Further Details  

Areas of Practice

Banking & Property, Conveyancing, Corporate Finance, Wills & Trusts, Charities, Real estate

Qualifications

  • Advocate & Solicitor,High Court of Malaya
  • Barrister at Law,Gray’s Inn, London
  • LLB (Hons) Kings College, University of London

Language Proficiency

English and Malay

  Experience  

  • Advising lenders and drafting financing documents including banking facilities agreements, security documents such as land charges, debentures, assignment of contract proceeds account, assignment of sinking fund account, assignment of insurance proceeds, assignment of rental proceeds, memorandum of deposit of shares and assignment of performance bonds;
  • Advising lenders and drafting corporate debt restructuring agreements pursuant to approved schemes under Section 176 of the Companies Act and the security documents provided under such schemes;
  • Perusing and advising lenders in relation to the laws of Malaysia applicable to security documents executed in favour of off shore lenders to secure foreign currency credit facilities, drafting the security documents relating to assets in Malaysia, advising on the requirements of the Controller of Foreign Exchange, FIC and other relevant regulatory authorities in Malaysia, issuing counsels opinion in respect of the status of the Malaysian borrower or security provider, the enforceability of the obligations of the Malaysian borrower/security provider and enforceability of the security documents relating to assets in Malaysia;
  • Advising receivers and managers of company on disposal of charged landed properties
  • Advising and preparing tenancies, leases, sale and purchase agreements for residential, commercial and industrial properties and other related documents
  • Advising on wills, administration of deceased estates, private trusts as well as charitable trust and drafting Wills, deed of family arrangements, trust deeds and other relevant documents.

  Publications  

  • Co-authored “Wills, Probate, Administration and Succession for Halsbury’s Laws of Malaysia.

 

 
ACCOLADES & AWARDS

Skrine Retains Who’s Who Legal Accolade for Malaysia

On 15th May 2017, the Who’s Who Global Awards was held in London, United Kingdom and Skrine was conferred the Award:

Malaysia Law Firm of the Year 2017

Skrine previously received this Award in 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016.

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SKRINE clinches top honours at ALB Malaysia Malaysia Law Awards 2017

On 6th April 2017, the Asian Legal Business Malaysia Law Awards was held and SKRINE was named

Malaysia Law Firm of the Year 2017

SKRINE also bagged 5 other awards

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Asialaw Profiles 2017

The Asialaw Profiles has ranked Skrine as Outstanding Firm and particularly highlighting the following practice areas:

Outstanding Firm

  • Competition & Antitrust
  • Corporate/M&A
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Energy & Natural Resources
  • Intellectual Property
  • IT, Telco & Media
  • Project & Infrastructure

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