Hong Yun graduated from Monash University with a LL.B and a B.Sc (Computer Science). He was admitted as a Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Victoria in 1991 and as an Advocate and Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya in 1993.
Hong Yun heads the Mergers & Acquisitions as well as the Banking and Finance practice groups. He also handles real estate, personal data protection, regulatory compliance and other corporate and commercial matters for a variety of clients both local and foreign.
He regularly advised on cross-border transactions relating to mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures as well as banking and finance. He also advises on foreign direct investment and acts for venture capital and private equity.
Hong Yun is also involved in real estate transactions including project development, reacquisition and disposal of residential, industrial and commercial properties including hotels.
Hong Yun is a regular contributor to the Malaysia chapters for the World BankGroup on “Doing Business in Malaysia 2017” and “Enabling The Business ofAgriculture 2017” on laws and regulations that affect agricultural markets andproductivity.He is also the co-author for the Malaysian chapter of “Mergers & Acquisitions2nd Edition” published by Global Legal Insights and “Private Mergers &Acquisitions in Malaysia” by Practical Law Global.