Alex Choo Wen Chun

Associate

E: wenchun@ganlaw.my

Alex focuses on Intellectual Property (IP) and dispute resolution in his practice. He has assisted in a range of contentious matters including IP infringement proceedings before the Courts of Malaysia, IP prosecution, corporate commercial disputes and Tribunal for Homebuyer Claims. His experience is not limited to contentious matters, with involvement in various advisory and regulatory capacities including licensing and assignment of IP rights, personal data protection and compliance. Alex has worked with public listed and multinational clients from a wide range of industries including technology, food and beverage, fashion and healthcare.

Alex graduated top of his class from the National University of Malaysia with Bachelor of Laws with Honours (Distinction). Throughout his university life, he was the recipient of numerous awards including the Model Undergraduate Award by the Ministry of Higher Education and the Royal Education Award by the Council of Rulers.

Alex was also active in extracurricular activities where he competed in the Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition, Lawasia International Moot Competition, Annual Willem C. Vis East International Commercial Arbitration Moot and the International Air and Space Law Academy Moot Competition. During his participation in moot competitions, he was crowned the International Best Oralist and his team was the International Champion for the International Air and Space Law Academy Moot Competition.

PRACTICE AREAS

Dispute Resolution & Litigation

  • Corporate litigation & risk management
  • Intellectual Property
  • Regulatory & Compliance
  • Restructuring & Insolvency
  • Technology, Media & Telecommunications

Intellectual Property

  • Trade Marks
  • Copyright
  • Patent
  • Industrial Design
  • Brand Protection
  • Innovation
  • Portfolio Management
ADMISSION

Advocate and Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya

QUALIFICATION

LL.B (Distinction), National University of Malaysia

LANGUAGES
  • English
  • Malay
PUBLICATIONS
  • The In-House Lawyer (Legal 500)
  • Copyright Law & Practice (Chambers, 2020)
  • Patent Litigation Guide (Chambers, 2019)
  • Trade Marks Guide (Chambers, 2019)
  • Corporate Disputes Magazine – Trademark (Financier Worldwide, 2019).