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John Mathew

Partner, Christopher & Lee Ong

Practice Area:

Commercial Litigation

LL.B (Hons) University Malaya
Advocate & Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya

T +603 2273 1919
E john.mathew@christopherleeong.com

John joined Lee Ong & Kandiah in 2004 and continues to be a partner of the merged firm, Christopher & Lee Ong. 

Prior to joining Lee Ong & Kandiah, he was with a large law firm in Kuala Lumpur initially as an associate and subsequently as a partner for 10 years. He is a Notary  Public  (since 2004)  and was  a member of the Compensation Committee of Bursa Malaysia until the Committee ceased its functions in mid 2014.

Experience

During his early years of practice, John was principally involved or assisted in general civil litigation and banking litigation matters.  Subsequently, his practice took a corporate focus but John never left the litigation world in toto.  Upon joining Lee Ong & Kandiah in 2004, he continued his corporate law practice and facilitated the development of the banking litigation practice of the firm.  In short, in his years of practice, John has been involved in different areas of the law.  Presently, his focus is on general civil litigation and banking litigation.

Memberships / Directorships
  • Member of the Compensation Committee of Bursa Malaysia until the Committee ceased its functions in mid 2014.