ADMISSIONS

Hong Kong (2014) Malaysia (2007)

PRACTICE AREAS

Commercial Transactions Mergers & Acquisitions
Dispute Resolution

CONTACT


janice.chew@jcco-hk.com

EDUCATION

Executive Certificate in Finance and Compliance

Overseas Lawyers Qualification Examination, Hong Kong

Certificate in Legal Practice, Malaysia

LLB, Oxford Brookes University

With 14 years of practising experience in Malaysia and Hong Kong, Janice leads the broad practice of JC Legal in cross-border corporate and commercial law, dispute resolution and regulatory compliance.

Trained in commercial litigation, Janice has an eye for the priorities and risks in different business natures and scales, and serves to empower entrepreneurs with her legal expertise by designing bespoke solutions. Her clients range from technology startups to industry leaders in venture capital, e-commerce, telecommunications and licensed financial services.

Well-connected with professionals in ASEAN, Janice often advises on cross-border projects such as mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, offshore funds and international dispute resolution. She also supervises two corporate offices based in Hong Kong and Kuala Lumpur to facilitate professional support.

Janice is a frequent speaker at industry and training events. She holds multiple civic duties including Deputy Chairperson of The Malaysian Association of Hong Kong, Trade and Services sub-committee member of the Malaysian Chamber of Commerce (Hong Kong & Macau), Committee Vice-President of the Hong Kong Federation of Women Lawyers, and Board Chairperson of Uplifters, a registered charity empowering migrant workers. In 2019, Janice was honoured by Prestige as 40 under 40 in Hong Kong.

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