Yu Jing studied law at the University of the West of England, Bristol, United Kingdom, graduating with First Class Honours. He then pursued the Bar Professional Training Course at City Law School, London, and was called to the Bar of England and Wales at Lincoln’s Inn in 2015. Following this, he read law in the chambers of Mr. Tan Kong Yam from Kadir Andri & Partners and was called to the Malaysian Bar in 2016. He then continued his career as a corporate lawyer with Kadir Andri & Partners. Later, in 2020, he joined Christopher & Lee Ong as a senior associate and subsequently established a boutique corporate law firm in 2021. He then joined the Firm’s Corporate and Conveyancing Department as a partner on 1 January 2024.
Yu Jing practices as a Corporate M&A, Investments, and Capital Market lawyer. He advises local and foreign clients from various sectors, including the Fast-moving Consumer Goods (FMCG), healthcare, real estate, construction, manufacturing, retail, education, automotive, and tech industries, on a wide range of corporate-related matters. These include domestic and international M&As, joint ventures, corporate restructurings, and general corporate and commercial transactions.
He also has experience in advising on equity capital market matters, including initial public offerings on Bursa Malaysia and foreign stock exchanges, as well as secondary offerings such as bonus issues, placements, rights issues, and other corporate exercises involving Malaysian listed companies.
He is fluent in Mandarin with a proven ability to communicate effectively in professional settings. This proficiency allows him to navigate negotiations, presentations, and discussions, enabling him to advise and represent Chinese corporations in diverse legal matters including direct investments, joint ventures, formation of strategic alliances, and other corporate advisory matters in Malaysia.