Hon Yik is an International Senior Partner. He previously practiced with Wong & Partners (a member firm of Baker & McKenzie International) in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia as a member of the banking & finance and corporate & commercial practice groups.
Hon Yik has acted for clients across a diversified range of industries and has advised clients on issues relating to corporate and commercial law, foreign acquisitions, plantations, coal mining, oil & gas, banking and finance law, major projects, securities as well as capital markets fund raising exercises. He also has extensive experience in conducting due diligence exercises in connection with the above practice areas.
Hon Yik is admitted to practice in Malaysia having graduated with a LLB (Hons) from Bond University, Australia and a LLM (Corporate & Commercial Law) from the University of New South Wales, Australia.
Some representative transactions in which Hon Yik has been involved in include:
Advising several leading Malaysian financial services groups in relation to the mergers of their asset management and unit trust divisions;
Advising a publicly listed Malaysian main board company in the acquisition of palm oil plantations in Kalimantan, Indonesia.