SHARDHA LIM YUET YING graduated from Queen’s University Belfast in June 2017 with a Second Class Upper Division. She completed the Bar Professional Training Course in BPP Bristol and was called to the Bar of England and Wales (Lincoln’s Inn) in November 2018.
She was called to called to the Malaysian Bar and admitted to the roll of Advocates and Solicitors in August 2020.
Her experience stems from her time in the UK and Malaysia. In the UK, she was part of the Bristol Employment Tribunal Service where she supported litigants without legal representatives during their hearings. She was also a full-time volunteer at the Bristol Law Centre where she served as an Administrator in the Welfare and Benefits department. She also received guidance and mentorship under His Honour Judge Neil Bidder QC and Leslie Blohm QC in which she had the opportunity to undertake Marshalling duties in both the Cardiff and Bristol Crown Courts. Besides that, she also worked as an Assistant Administrator in Lyons Davidson Solicitors, Bristol.
In Malaysia, she interned at Trowers & Hamlins where she was given insight into cross-border transactions in Banking and Finance matters. She was also a Legal Intern at C.L. Pon & Partners (2014) and J.M. Chong, Vincent Chee & Co. (2015 & 2016) where she was trained in the Sales and Purchase of property in housing developments.
She was also an active member in the Asian Law Students’ Association (ALSA) and United Kingdom & Eire Malaysian Law Students’ Union (KPUM) where she served as a Public Relations and Marketing executive. She was also the Director of IT and Multimedia for the ALSA Conference 2016 which hosted the 16 National Chapters of ALSA from all across Southeast Asia.
In July 2019, she began her pupillage at Azmi & Associates and gained experience in litigation and corporate matters.
She is currently attached to the Mergers & Acuisitions, Corporate Practice Group under the supervision of our Partner, Jonathan Law Ngee Song.