We have experience in advising bodies governed under the Companies Act and other corporate entities including but not limited to Private Limited Companies, Public Listed Companies, Charitable Corporations, Companies limited by Guarantee, Partnerships, Societies and Associations. Our areas of practice include corporate governance, advising on directors’ duties, shareholder rights, restructuring and general advisory. 

Our Services

  • Advising on the unique needs of individual companies across a broad range of industry sectors.
  • Identifying the laws and regulations applicable to the clients’ businesses including relevant business rules, codes and policies.
  • Providing legal advisory and support to our clients on the Companies Act and/or any other statutes, rules and regulations.
  • Providing expertise in relation to registration, structure and requirements for legal entities.
  • Providing corporate advisory for directors, managers and employees on various legal compliance topics.
  • Reviewing documents, M&A’s, constitutions, policies, guidelines and structures in light of the relevant laws and regulations.

Our Experience

  • Advising an international charitable organisation on the rules, regulations and corporate structure on setting up an NGO in Malaysia.
  • Advising a public listed company on the relevant rules and regulations pertaining to special resolutions and board of directors approval.
  • Advising foreign individuals on best corporate structure to set up a company in Malaysia to carry out pharmaceutical business. 
  • Advising directors of private limited company on their role and responsibilities under the Companies Act. 
  • Advisory and review of public listed company M&A and its subsidiaries company constitution.

Related Services

Reviews & Testimonials

– “Usually I would contact Richard Wee for ideas on how best to avoid litigation. He has many a time been able to provide me with practical and innovative strategies to help my organization avoid the perils of litigation. It’s crucial in my course of work to have advisors like Richard to help plan and strategize my organization’s business.

For a relatively large firm, MWKA’s team of lawyers are considered accessible (particularly Richard in this case) and they seem to be able to provide their feedback/ opinions within a reasonable turnaround time. Generally, I find other firms to be lacking the personal touch which MWKA offers to its clients.” – Chong Yee Meng, Honeywell Malaysia

Read more
Raymond Mah
Managing Partner
Sarah Kambali
Gan Chong Chieh
Christine Toh
Cassandra Nicole Thomazios
Senior Associate
Hannah Patrick
Senior Associate
Diana Cheak
Senior Associate
Denise Phang
Senior Associate
Prisilla Chong
Vivien Fan
Janessa Kok
Marcus Leong
Anis Mohd Sohaimi
Tommy Wong
Felicia Tang

Related Articles and Updates

Wednesday, 8 April, 2020 11:00 am – 11:45 am  Business Continuity during COVID-19: The Show…

Monday, 6 April, 2020 11:00 am – 11:45 am  Rescue Mechanisms For Distressed Companies Corporate…

By Cassandra Nicole Thomazios and Tommy Wong A joint venture is a strategic business arrangement…

Wednesday, 26 February, 2020 12:30pm – 2:30pm  Land Acquisition: Knowing Your Rights (Download pdf brochure )…

By Sarah Kambali and Marcus Leong In our previous article, “5 Legal Issues to Look…

Wednesday, 15 January, 2020 12:30pm – 2:30pm  Joint Venture Agreements (Download pdf brochure ) Overview A…

How can we help you?

Schedule a meeting with us