The Malaysian Lawyer is a collaborative blog by two Malaysian lawyers, Lee Shih and Marcus van Geyzel. This is a personal blog which is not affiliated with their respective law firms.
LEE SHIH is a dispute resolution lawyer, and has a keen interest in corporate litigation, corporate insolvency and arbitration matters. He co-authored ‘Companies Act 2016: The New Dynamics of Company Law in Malaysia‘, authored the chapter on Companies and Securities for Bullen & Leake & Jacob’s Malaysian Precedent of Pleadings, and wrote the chapter on Cross-Border Insolvency in the Law and Practice of Corporate Insolvency in Malaysia.
MARCUS is the co-founder of boutique corporate law firm Peter Ling & van Geyzel (PLVG). PLVG is an award-winning law firm which is recommended in The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2016, 2017, and 2018 in four practice areas: (1) banking and finance; (2) capital markets; (3) corporate and M&A; and (4) labour and employment.
Marcus has written many articles for various online and print media, including The Edge, The Star, and The Malaysian Insider. His book “Law for Startups: What You Need to Know When Starting a Business” was published in December 2016 by MPH Group Publishing.