LL.B (Hons) (Reading)
Barrister-At-Law, Lincoln’s Inn, England
Advocate & Solicitor, Malaysia

Key Areas of Expertise:
Litigation & Dispute Resolution
Esports

Email: josephcheah@pcalaw.com.my

Phone: +603-2201 8000

Fax: +603-2201 3300

JOSEPH CHEAH
Partner, PAUL CHEAH ASSOCIATES

Joseph primarily focuses on banking and financial disputes, contractual and commercial disputes, general debt recovery, insolvency (bankruptcy and winding up), and landlord-tenant disputes. He has represented international conglomerates, local companies, liquidators, receivers and various local and international banks as counsel/co-counsel for trials and hearings in the Malaysian courts.

A substantial portion of his practice also includes commercial and residential landlord-tenant dispute, representing a number of public companies in the property business. At the same time, he also advises, negotiates and drafts tenancy agreements for the landlord or tenant.

Joseph heads the esports practice group it the firm. Joseph regularly partners with esports athletes, teams, sponsors, and investors. He comprehensively advises on contract negotiations, investment strategies, and general advisory matters. 
 
He authored an esports report 2020 for Malaysia, focusing on the region’s significant milestones, statistics, and opportunities. He has also written several articles dealing with sponsorships in esports, player’s obligations, debt recovery etc.