MahWengKwai & Associates is a leading firm of advocates and solicitors. We are committed to delivering efficient and effective legal solutions to our clients.
We are an energetic team who are passionate about our work, building lasting relationships with our clients and exceeding their expectations. We focus on getting to the heart of our clients’ needs to deliver legal services at the highest standards.
Our purpose driven and personalised approach to legal practice ensures that clients benefit from a close working relationship with our team. We recognize that understanding our clients’ needs and priorities allow us to better assist our clients to achieve their goals.
Our Founder, Dato’ Mah Weng Kwai, was previously the president of the Malaysian Bar and president of LAWASIA (Law Association for Asia and the Pacific). On 4.1.2010 Dato’ Mah was appointed a Judicial Commissioner of the High Court of Malaya and on 10.8.2011 a Judge of the High Court of Malaya in Kuala Lumpur. He was elevated to the Court of Appeal, Malaysia on 21.9.2012. Dato’ Mah returned to MahWengKwai & Associates as a Consultant after his retirement as a Court of Appeal Judge in February 2015.
Raymond Mah is our firm’s Managing Partner and head of the Dispute Resolution Practice Group. Raymond graduated with first-class honours in Law and Economics from the University of Queensland. He also holds a Certificate of Adjudication from the Kuala Lumpur Regional Centre for Arbitration. Aside from his focus on construction litigation and arbitration, Raymond advises and represents clients in a variety of civil and corporate litigation, including property disputes, judicial review and administrative law, probate and administration. Raymond appears regularly in the High Court, Court of Appeal and Federal Court of Malaysia.
Richard Wee joined the firm in October 2016 as a partner in dispute resolution and head of the sports law practice group and real estate practice group. Richard Wee was called to the Bar in 1999. Richard is comfortable in advocacy and is often seen in court conducting hearings and trials.
Richard’s legal practice encompasses a wide range of areas, including Company & Contracts Law, Trust & Equity Laws, Tort Liabilities, Criminal Defence & Civil Liberties. He is seen to be a strategist and also a commendable advocate. Richard is among the few lawyers in Malaysia well versed in Sports Law. He hopes to continue pushing the boundaries of Sports Law and to encourage its use which will, in turn, enhance the sports industry with better compliance and more affirmative regulations.