Cheong Yeok Lan was called to the Malaysian Bar in October 1996.
She has acted and advised on various aspects of successful property projects and launches and joint ventures. She also has extensive experience in advising on matters pertaining to a wide variety of general conveyancing matters including sale and purchase of shares, commercial, industrial and residential properties including purchases of properties at auctions, tenancies and drafting of wills.
Yeok Lan also has wide experience in banking and finance matters relating to bridging finance for property development, restructuring of existing facilities, financing purchase of properties and represents most major banks based in Malaysia. She is also familiar with the documentation in respect of government loans.
She has handled corporate matters relating to the listing of companies onto the Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad, conducting due diligence in listing and take-over of companies, restructuring of companies, employee share option schemes, bonus issues, transfer to the Main Board, share buy-back, acquisition and disposal of assets.
Yeok Lan has also acted for clients in matters relating to statements in lieu of prospectus and trust deeds relating to golf clubs, probate and administration.
She also has provided training in legal and security matters for a major local bank.