Veronica Chong was in the teaching profession for more than twenty years until she was called to the Malaysia Bar in 1992. She manages the Kajang branch of the Firm.
She has extensive experience in all kinds of property transactions involving individuals and corporations, both in housing projects and the secondary market, including sale and purchase of properties disposed of in auctions as well as leases and tenancies. She has also acted and advised on matters in relation to housing projects and joint ventures in respect of development of housing and commercial properties and a variety of commercial contracts.
Veronica is also experienced in financial and banking matters relating to bridging financing for property development, financing for purchase of properties and for other purposes, by individuals and corporations both in traditional banking as well as Islamic banking and represents many of the major banks in Malaysia. She is very familiar with the requirements and the documentation for the housing loan approved by the government of Malaysia. She has advised on matters concerning the adequacy of the security as well as the enforcement of the security of the loan documents.
Veronica is also familiar with estate matters including applications for Grant of Probate and Grant of Letters of Administration and distribution of estates as well as matters relating to trust. She is also very experienced in will drafting.