FOONG CHEE CHONG
Chee Chong practises in the area of capital and debt markets, corporate and commercial, corporate finance and general regulatory advisory.
Chee Chong graduated with Bachelor of Applied Science from the University Science of Malaysia in 2004 and later in 2010 he completed a second class upper degree in Bachelor of Laws from Multimedia University.
In April 2010, Chee Chong served his pupillage under Ms Moy Pui Yee in the chamber of Messrs Chooi & Company.
Chee Chong was admitted as an Advocate & Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya on 24 June 2011.
He commenced practice in the Capital & Debt Markets Department with Messrs Azmi & Associates focusing in the area of capital and debt markets matters and advising project loans including financing facilities matters.
On 1 August 2013, Chee Chong joined Messrs Wong Beh & Toh as an Associate, with emphasis on capital and debt markets matters, corporate and commercial matters and general regulatory advisory.
In August 2014, Chee Chong joined Messrs Lee & Koh (formerly known as Messrs Koh Yew Chong & Partners) as an Associate.
During his tenure with Messrs Azmi & Associates, Chee Chong was part of the team in advising, drafting and reviewing the sale and purchase agreement and board papers for the internal restructuring prior to the listing of the world’s second largest initial public offering for 2012, Felda Global Ventures Holdings Sdn Bhd (now known as Felda Global Ventures Holdings Berhad).
In 2014, Chee Chong and his team in Messrs. Wong Beh & Toh involved in advising, drafting, verifying, commenting and conducting legal due diligence in relation to the prospectus of 7-Eleven Malaysia Holdings Berhad (formerly known as Seven Convenience Berhad) for its listing at Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad which raised about RM732 million.
Chee Chong was also part of the advisory teams in relation to the Independent Advice Circular to the shareholders of Padiberas Nasional Berhad in respect of an unconditional take-over offer and the Circular to Shareholders together with Abridged Prospectus to the shareholders of Yinson Holdings Berhad in respect of rights issue.