LL.B(Hons) Cardiff, CLP

Eric Leong was first educated in the United Kingdom for his tertiary studies and graduated with an LLB (Hons) from the University of Cardiff. He was admitted to the Malaysian Bar in 2007.

Upon his return from the United Kingdom, Eric started his legal career in one of the legal firms in Malaysia and has further established himself with Sidek Teoh Wong & Dennis. He is now the Partner of the firm and specialises in Corporate and Conveyancing matters

He has long juggled private practice, where he acted in a range of financing transactions for the purposes of project financing, trade financing, asset acquisition and debt restructuring for his clients which include local and foreign banks, private and listed companies, multinational corporations and government linked corporations. He also deals largely with the coordination of due diligence checks and ensure compliance of regulatory approvals to permit initial public offers on companies to be listed. He is responsible in reviewing shareholders agreements, business sales and purchase, joint venture agreements, leases and other corporate documentation.  In addition, Eric has been actively involved in the general administration of conveyancing key issues and served as trusted advisor to various companies and developers.

Eric has been instrumental in creating both internal/external new business relationships for the firm, across sphere of influence, by bringing in numerous conveyancing transaction portfolios, which is conducive to the revenue stream for the firm.