LexisNexis® 40 UNDER 40 2022 律商聯訊「40位40歲以下精英」榜單

Janice Chew

Principal 主管律師

JC Legal

LexisNexis® 40 UNDER 40 2022 律商聯訊「40位40歲以下精英」榜單

Janice started her career as a lawyer in Malaysia in 2007, specialising in commercial litigation. She came to Hong Kong in 2010 as a foreign lawyer and earned her legal qualification in Hong Kong in 2014. She is a serial entrepreneur in the B2B sector, having founded the corporate service firm JC Corporate (2014) and subsequently her own law firm JC Legal (2018). Her business acumen and successful ventures were recognised on Prestige 40 under 40 in Hong Kong in 2019.

At JC Legal, Janice leads the firm's practice in cross-border commercial law, dispute resolution and regulatory compliance. She has negotiated all the legal documentation for a cross-border land sale in Japan with a subject amount of around HKD 60 million. Janice is also well-connected with legal and corporate professionals in the Greater China region, ASEAN, UK, Europe and US. She advises extensively on cross-border matters, with a particular focus on M&As and commercial litigation. Her clients include government agencies, listed companies and multinational licensed financial corporations.

Janice is the mastermind behind the award-winning and widely popular Startup Steward Programme as well as the Virtual Legal Clinic which empowers entrepreneurs with bespoke legal solutions. She is a frequent speaker at industry events and legal training with government institutions and the chambers of commerce. She holds various community positions such as the Chairperson of the Malaysian Association of Hong Kong, and she is also a Trade & Services Subcommittee member of the Malaysian Chamber of Commerce (Hong Kong and Macau).

Janice 於 2007 年在馬來西亞開始了她的律師職業生涯,專門從事商業訴訟。她於 2010 年以外國律師身份來到香港,並於 2014 年在香港獲得法律資格。她是 B2B 領域的連續創業者,先後創立了企業服務公司 JC Corporate(2014 年),隨後成立了自己的律師事務所 JC Legal(2018 年)。她的商業頭腦和成功的企業運營讓她在 2019 年在香港獲得了 Prestige 40 under 40 的認可。

在 JC Legal,Janice 領導公司在跨境商法、爭議解決和監管合規方面的業務。她已就日本跨境土地出售的所有法律文件進行談判,標的額約為 6,000 萬港元。 Janice 還與大中華地區、東盟、英國、歐洲和美國的法律和企業專業人士建立了良好的聯繫。她就跨境事務提供廣泛的建議,特別關注併購和商業訴訟。她的客戶包括政府機構、上市公司和跨國持牌金融公司。

Janice是屢獲殊榮、廣受歡迎的創業管家計劃(Startup Steward Program)以及虛擬法律診所(Virtual Legal Clinic)的幕後策劃者,虛擬法律診所為企業家提供定制的法律解決方案。她經常在政府機構和商會的行業活動和法律培訓中演講。她擔任多個社區職位,如香港馬來西亞協會主席,同時也是馬來西亞商會(香港和澳門)貿易和服務小組委員會成員。