Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Laws, Monash University, Australia (1999)
Admitted to the Supreme Court of Victoria, Australia (1999)
Admitted to the Malaysian Bar (August 2000)
Donny Wong is a lawyer, Notary Public, Commissioner for Oaths and Trademark Agent. He specializes in venture capitalists and startup works.
Apart from corporate and commercial work, Donny Wong has vast experience in conveyancing matters. He has represented a purchaser for a sale and purchase of industrial properties worth RM50 million between foreigners and Malaysian counterparts.
Hermo – Donny Wong was the lawyer and stakeholder acting for the founders, venture capitalists and angel investors of Hermo in respect of the sale of Hermo to iStyle with a deal value of USD13.2 million
Propwall – Donny Wong was the retainer lawyer for Ocision prior to the acquisition of Propwall by Star Publications
Ng Yi Wen
Bachelor of Laws, University of Hertfordshire, UK – First Class Honours (2010)
Certificate in Legal Practice (2011)
Admitted to the Malaysian Bar (October 2012)
Yi Wen underwent her pupillage at Messrs Skrine and was retained as an associate in the General Litigation practice group prior to joining Donny Wong & Co.
Yi Wen has extensive experience in contract drafting and negotiations, litigation, conveyancing and banking & finance. She has appeared both as counsel and co-counsel for matters at the Magistrates’ Court, Sessions Court, High Court and Court of Appeal.
Her portfolio focuses on debt recovery, bankruptcy / winding up, divorce, grant of probate / letters of administration, sale of estate property, landlord & tenant disputes, real estate transactions and banking & finance. She also consistently advises local and foreign corporations and non-profit organizations on compliance with local laws and regulatory issues as part of her corporate advisory work.
Yi Wen graduated from Chong Hwa Independent High School, Kuala Lumpur and is fluent in written and spoken English, Mandarin, Cantonese and Malay. She volunteered as a Language Services Team Member at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, providing consecutive interpretation services from English to Mandarin, Cantonese and/or Malay, and vice versa.
Yi Wen enjoys travelling and has travelled solo across South America. She also spent 6 months on a working holiday in New Zealand where she worked as a mandarin fruit thinner, meat packer, housekeeper, F&B attendant and receptionist for a 4-star resort owned by a Chinese conglomerate.
Bachelor of Laws, University of London (2016)
Kathy has been with the firm since 2007. She studied part-time and obtained a Bachelor of Laws degree in 2016.
Kathy has been supporting the firm in an extensive range of matters and is instrumental in growing the firm. She has worked closely with partners and associates to develop know-how and precedents for the firm.
Kathy handles a broad range of work in the area of real estate transactions such as sale and purchase of properties (both individuals and companies), tenancies, leases, property financing (both conventional and islamic) as well as trademark matters. She has effectively resolved complex transactions relating thereto.
Outside of DWC, she is passionate about nail art. In her leisure time, Kathy enjoys hiking and running.
Kathy is also conversant in English, Bahasa Malaysia, Mandarin and Cantonese.