Practice Areas

MahWengKwai & Associates are pleased to offer the following legal services:

Litigation and dispute resolution
Civil, commercial, corporate and general litigation, local and international arbitration, mediation, judicial review.

Debt recovery
Recovery proceedings and execution of judgments including bankruptcy proceedings, insolvency and liquidation, foreclosures and auctions.

Property litigation
Recovery of land, orders for specific performance, joint-venture disputes, trespass, landlord and tenant disputes, removal of caveats, setting aside of charges, partitioning of land, corrections to titles, land acquisition.

Construction litigation and arbitration
Claims for work done, liquidated ascertained damages, design defects, construction faults, unforeseen adverse physical conditions, insurance claims.

Family and matrimony
Adoption, custody, divorce, property distribution, maintenance claims and annulment of marriages.

Criminal matters
Advisory and court representation, commercial crimes, offences against persons and property, bailable and non-bailable offences.

Corporate and commercial
Mergers & Acquisitions, restructurings, joint ventures, competition, environmental law, clean development mechanism, real estate, franchising and regulatory compliance.

Sale and purchase agreements, transfer of property, perfection of transfer and charge, discharge of charge, deed of receipt and reassignment.

Intellectual property
Copyright, trademarks, trade secrets, confidential information.

Employment and labour
Employment contracts, performance and disciplinary issues, industrial court representation, workplace health and safety.

Communications and technology
Regulatory compliance, operational contracts, media and entertainment, IT and e-commerce.

Wills, trusts and probate
Personal and commercial trusts, grants of probate and letters of administration, transmission of property.


We are continually developing our expertise in new areas of law. Our clients are welcome to discuss any of their legal matters with us.