A CLP Book-prize winner, the founding partner of Chee Hoe & Associates, Mr Lai was admitted and enrolled as an advocate and solicitor of the High Court of Malaya in 2005.

He was also the Chairperson of the Kuala Lumpur Bar Young Lawyers Committee for 2 consecutive years. He acts for the Malaysian Bar Council on various cases and several of his cases were also reported in the media.

Mr Lai specialises in both civil and corporate litigation. He also provides corporate advisory works and advises corporates on pre-emptive actions. He is constantly sought after to provide trainings and talks. He also acts for various retail brands, including licensors and licensees and franchisors and franchisees. He is also the current Chairperson of various Management Corporations.

He is also a chartered arbitrator and certified adjudicator within the KLRCA panel.

  • Bachelor in Law, LL.B (Hons)
  • ACIS (Institute of Chartered Secretaries & Administrators)
  • Certificate in Legal Practice (CLP)
  • Certified Adjudicator (KLRCA Panel)
  • Chartered Arbitrator (KLRCA Panel)

Practice Areas
  • Anton Pillar Raid
  • Bankruptcy
  • Civil Litigation
  • Company Law
  • Corporate Advisory
  • Corporate Due Diligence
  • Corporate Litigation
  • Debt Recovery
  • Distress Proceedings
  • Franchising or Licensing
  • Housing and Mixed Development Projects
  • Probate & Letter of Administration
  • Shareholders’ Disputes
  • Winding Up
  • Writ of Possession
  • Write of Seizure & Sale