Eric Toh graduated with a Bachelor of Laws (Hons) from the Australian National University, Australia in 2015 and completed his Certificate in Legal Practice (CLP) in 2016. He commenced his pupillage in MahWengKwai & Associates under the guidance of Mr Raymond Mah and Mr Richard Wee.

Eric was admitted as an Advocate and Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya in January 2018. Upon admission to the Malaysian Bar, he began his practice in MahWengKwai & Associates as an Associate in 2018.

Eric continues his practice with MahWengKwai & Associates in the areas of general litigation particularly in family, citizenship, adoption, personal injury and debt recovery.

Career to date

2018    Associate, MahWengKwai & Associates

2018    Called to the Malaysian Bar

2017    Pupil-in-Chambers, MahWengKwai & Associates

Educational achievements

2016    Certificate in Legal Practice

2015    Bachelor of Laws (Hons) Australian National University

Particular litigation experience

  • Judicial review against the National Registration Department’s decision to refuse citizenship to an adopted child, High Court and Federal Court
  • Judicial review against the compulsory land acquisition by a State Government, High Court and Court of Appeal
  • Application for removal of director due to breach of fiduciary duties, High Court and Court of Appeal
  • Application for adoption of children, High Court
  • Single petition and joint petition for divorce, High Court
  • Application for injunction and interim custody order in relation to matrimonial matters, High Court
  • Defending personal injury and workplace accident claims, Sessions Court and High Court
  • Disputes arising from breach of contract, Magistrates’ Court, Sessions Court and High Court

CONTACTS

Tel: 03-7887 2702
eric.toh@mahwengkwai.com

 

AREAS OF PRACTICE

  • Dispute Resolution

    Constitutional law
    Defamation
    Family Business
    Fraud
    Land Acquisition
    Mediation
    Trust & Succession

  • Employment

    Contractual Documentation
    Constructive Dismissal
    Disciplinary Procedures
    Whistleblowing
    Wrongful Dismissal

  • Individuals & Families

    Adoption
    Anullment
    Citizenship
    Custody
    Divorce
    Family Business
    Immigration
    Judicial Separation
    Restraining Orders
    Will, Trusts & Probate