P. E. LIM

Advocates and Solicitors

Cases Completed

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Messrs. P. E. LIM was founded by its principal, Ms. Judy Lim Pek Eng, in 1997, as a boutique civil litigation law firm in Petaling Jaya.

Throughout her 20+ years in legal practice, Ms. Judy has appeared at all levels of the courts in Malaysia.

Practice Areas

Commercial Law

  • Breach of Contract
  • Injunction applications
  • Recovery of Debt

Construction Law

  • Late delivery claims
  • Retention sums claims

Employment & Industrial Relations Law

  • Advisory work
  • Constructive Dismissal claims
  • Labour Department disputes
  • Unfair Dismissal claims

Family Law

  • Divorce

Insolvency Law

  • Bankruptcy
  • Judicial Management
  • Winding up

Property Law

  • Tenancy disputes

Succession Law

  • Grant of Probate applications
  • Letter of Administration applications
  • Small Estates distributions
  • Will writing

Tort Law

  • Defamation
  • Negligence
  • Nuisance
Judy Lim Pek Eng

Judy Lim Pek Eng

Sole Proprietor

Ms. Judy holds a Bachelor of Laws (Hons) degree from the University of London. Post LL.B., she went on to obtain her Certificate of Legal Practice.

Having chambered at Messrs. Chan & Kiru, under the tutelage of Dato’​ K Kirubakaran, Ms. Judy was called to the Malaysian Bar on 13.11.1992.

Ms. Judy was a legal associate at Messrs. Wan Haron Sukri & Nordin and Messrs. Chung & Chan before deciding to venture into sole proprietorship by setting up Messrs. P. E. LIM.

Joshua Wu Kai-Ming

Joshua Wu Kai-Ming

Legal Associate

Joshua obtained a Bachelor of Laws (LL.B), Upper Second Class Honours, from the University of London in 2017. He then went on to pursue the Certificate in Legal Practice and completed it in 2018.

Joshua was a Pupil-in-Chambers at Messrs. Sreenevasan and was called to the Malaysian Bar on 25.10.2019. 

Joshua was subsequently Legal Associate at Messrs. Josephine, L K Chow & Co before joining Messrs. P. E. LIM in March 2021.  

Newsletter 09/2021 – Overview of Automatic Discharge of Bankruptcy

An overview of the process for an automatic discharge of bankruptcy, pursuant to Section 33C of the Insolvency Act 1967. P. E. LIM Newsletter 09/2021 - Overview of Automatic Discharge of Bankruptcy For more information, please contact us at liti@pelim.my or fill out...

Newsletter 08/2021 – Information for Preparation of Last Will and Testament

A summary of the common information required for the preparation of a Last Will and Testament. P. E. LIM Newsletter 08/2021 - Information for Preparation of Last Will and Testament For more information, please contact us at liti@pelim.my or fill out the contact form...

Newsletter 07/2021 – Automatic Referrals

A summary of the reform to the referral process under Section 20 of the Industrial Relations Act 1967, brought about by the Industrial Relations (Amendment) Act 2020. P. E. LIM Newsletter 07/2021 - Automatic Referrals For more information, please contact us at...

Newsletter 06/2021 – Coercion as a Vitiating Factor

A summary of the concept of ‘coercion’ in its context as a vitiating factor, statutorily codified in the Contracts Act 1950: P. E. LIM Newsletter 06/2021 - Coercion as a Vitiating Factor For more information, please contact us at liti@pelim.my or fill out the contact...

Newsletter 05/2021 – Irretrievable Breakdown of a Marriage

A summary of the facts the Court will have regard to in determining whether a marriage has irretrievably broken down. Applicable only to non-Muslims and single petition divorces: P. E. LIM Newsletter 05/2021 - Irretrievable Breakdown of a Marriage For more...

Newsletter 04/2021 – Statutory Contracts: When is the starting point for calculating when vacant possession will be due?

Is it the date of the Sales and Purchase Agreement? Or is it rather the date of the collection of booking fees (if any) by the developer, its agent, and/or its representative? The newsletter answers the question in light of the Federal Court's decision in PJD Regency...

Newsletter 03/2021 – Write-Up on Section 17A MACC Act 2009

A brief write-up on Section 17A of the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission Act 2009 which introduced the “offence by commercial organization” provision. P. E. LIM Newsletter 03/2021 - Write-Up on Section 17A MACC Act 2009 For more information, please contact us at...

Newsletter 02/2021 – Overview of Debt Recovery Process

An overview of the debt recovery process in Malaysia. P. E. LIM Newsletter 02/2021 - Overview of Debt Recovery Process For more information, please contact us at liti@pelim.my or fill out the contact form and we will get back to you.

Newsletter 01/2021 – Voluntary Arrangement (Summary)

A summary of the Voluntary Arrangement process provided for under the Insolvency Act 1967 and Insolvency (Voluntary Arrangement) Rules 2017

Case Summary 08/2021 – Lim Choon Seng v Lim Poh Kwee

A summary of the Federal Court’s decision in Lim Choon Seng v Lim Poh Kwee [Federal Court Civil Appeal No. 02(F)-16-03/2019(J)]. P. E. LIM Case Summary 08/2021 - Lim Choon Seng v Lim Poh Kwee The key takeaway is that a decision of the Court of Appeal cannot in law...

Case Summary 07/2021 – Lai King Lung & Anor v Merais Sdn Bhd

A summary of the Federal Court’s decision in Lai King Lung & Anor v Merais Sdn Bhd [Federal Court Civil Appeal No. 02(i)-4-01/2019 (B)]. P. E. LIM Case Summary 07/2021 - Lai King Lung & Anor v Merais Sdn Bhd The key takeaway is that retrospective sanction from...

Case Summary 06/2021 – Chin Jhin Thien & Anor v Chin Huat Yean @ Chin Chun Yean & Anor

A summary of the Federal Court’s decision in Chin Jhin Thien & Anor v Chin Huat Yean @ Chin Chun Yean & Anor [Federal Court Civil Appeal No. 02(f)-29-04/2019]. P. E. LIM Case Summary 06/2021 - Chin Jhin Thien & Anor v Chin Chun Yean & Anor The key...

Case Summary 05/2021 – Ng Hoo Kui & Anor v Wendy Tan Lee Peng (administratrix for the estate of Tan Ewe Kwang, deceased) & Ors

A summary of the Federal Court’s decision in Ng Hoo Kui & Anor v Wendy Tan Lee Peng (administratrix for the estate of Tan Ewe Kwang, deceased) & Ors [2020] 12 MLJ 67. P. E. LIM Case Summary 05/2021 - Ng Hoo Kui & Anor v Wendy Tan Lee Peng (administratrix...

Case Summary 04/2021 – Ahmad Zahri bin Mirza Abdul Hamid v AIMS Cyberjaya Sdn Bhd

A summary of the Federal Court’s decision in Ahmad Zahri bin Mirza Abdul Hamid v AIMS Cyberjaya Sdn Bhd [Federal Court Civil Appeal No. 02(f)-11-02/2019(W)]. P. E. LIM Case Summary 04/2021 - Ahmad Zahri bin Mirza Abdul Hamid v AIMS Cyberjaya Sdn Bhd The key takeaways...

Case Summary 03/2021 – Asia Pacific Higher Learning Sdn Bhd v Majlis Perubatan Malaysia & Anor

A summary of the Federal Court’s decision in Asia Pacific Higher Learning Sdn Bhd (registered owner and licensee of the higher learning institution Lincoln University College) v Majlis Perubatan Malaysia & Anor [2020] MLJU 54. P. E. LIM Case Summary 03/2021 - Asia...

Case Summary 02/2021 – Affin Bank Berhad (Formerly Known As Perwira Affin Bank Berhad) v Abu Bakar Ismail

A summary of the Federal Court’s decision in Affin Bank Berhad (Formerly Known As Perwira Affin Bank Berhad) v Abu Bakar Ismail [Federal Court Civil Appeal No. 03(f)-05-10/2017 (W)]. P. E. LIM Case Summary 02/2021 - Affin Bank Berhad (Formerly Known As Perwira Affin...

Case Summary 01/2021 – Tindak Murni Sdn Bhd v Juang Setia Sdn Bhd

A summary of the Federal Court’s decision in Tindak Murni Sdn Bhd v Juang Setia Sdn Bhd [Federal Court Civil Application No. 03-2-11/2018 (B)]

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