BAILEY LEONG PUI YEE is a Partner in the Litigation practice group. She is a Barrister-at-Law of Lincoln’s Inn and holds a Bachelor of Laws (Hons) degree from Northumbria University, United Kingdom. Thereafter, Bailey was admitted as an Advocate & Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya in 2012.
Bailey’s key practice area is in corporate and commercial litigation with an emphasis on corporate insolvency or liquidation, restructuring of debts and schemes of arrangements, receivership, and shareholder disputes. In addition, her work also comprises advisory work on debt recovery matters concerning banking and financial institutions, intellectual property, tortious claims as well as land disputes.
Bailey also has extensive knowledge and experience in conducting pre-litigation assessment and management exercises and the conduct of litigation forensic exercises which involve:- (i) managing potential disputes before they occur; (ii) assessing and managing risks associated with potential disputes and litigation; and (iii) conducting litigation forensic exercises to determine pitfalls, merits and thereafter crafting strategies for potential disputes.
She appears regularly in the lower courts, High Court, and Appellate Courts of Malaysia as well as in arbitration proceedings. She has been involved in a number of reported landmark decisions on novel principles of law in Malaysia.