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KENT CHAI WAI HONG

SENIOR ASSOCIATE

Kent obtained a 1st class honours degree from National University of Malaysia (UM) in July 2008. In August 2008, he commenced his career as a Deputy Public Prosecutor in the Attorney General's chambers, Malaysia. During his period with the Attorney General's Chambers, he was attached with the Narcotics Unit in the prosecution division, the Penang State Prosecution Office and the Selangor State Prosecution Office, to conduct criminal prosecutions in the Magistrate's Court, Sessions Court and High Court. Subsequently, he joined the Malaysian Co-operative Societies Commission as a Prosecuting Officer in March 2010 to conduct criminal prosecutions in the Sessions Court for offences committed under the Malaysian Co-operative Societies Commission Act 2007 and the Co-operative Societies Act 1993.

Kent then decided to pursue private legal practice and he was admitted as an Advocate and Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya on 23 July 2010 and commenced legal practice with a mid- sized Kuala Lumpur law firm in April 2011 as a legal associate handling property and banking matters. He joined MKP's Litigation & Dispute Resolution Department in June 2013 and has been handling civil and corporate litigation matters since joining the firm.
    Areas of Practice
  • Banking and Finance Litigation
  • Civil and Commercial Litigation and Dispute Resolution
  • Corporate and Securities Regulation and Litigation
  • Industrial Relations
  • Mediation and Arbitration
  • Property and Real Estate Litigation
EDUCATION
  • Bachelor of Laws (Hons), University of Malaya, 2008
PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS
  • Malaysian Bar, 2010