Joyce Teh Yen Yen

Partner – Corporate & Commercial
+603-2632 9882 |

Joyce commenced legal practice in another large firm in Kuala Lumpur, where she handled a litigation portfolio involving primarily banking and securities disputes. She joined Raja, Darryl & Loh in 2001 and joined the ranks as a partner of the firm in 2006. She is currently one of the partners in the Corporate and Commercial Practice Group of Raja, Darryl & Loh. Joyce has over 18 years of experience and supports local and international clients from various industries in a multitude of corporate and commercial endeavours including:

  • Companies Law Advisory
  • Mergers and Acquisitions, Divestments, Joint Ventures, Corporate and Business (employees, assets) Restructuring and Takeovers
  • Securities Dealings and Offerings, Equity Investments and Equity Option Schemes
  • Foreign Investments
  • Corporate Governance
  • Regulatory Compliance Advisory and Legal Audit
  • Commercial Transactions (including e- commerce)
  • Banking & Finance
  • Foreign Exchange Control

Joyce is particularly active in cross border transactions and mergers and acquisitions and has been involved in leading the end to end support for these transactions, from due diligence, regulatory advisory, structuring and/or negotiation support for the transactional documents. She has acted in the acquisition and/or disposal of businesses, assets and shares, and mergers and restructuring of group companies, across a broad spectrum of industries including but not limited to manufacturing, distribution (from wholesale to direct retail), healthcare and pharmaceutical, aviation services and maintenance, oil and gas, hotel and hospitality, logistics, courier services, farming and agriculture, food, education, travel and tourism. The cross border mergers and acquisitions which Joyce and her team have supported in originate from a diverse list of countries (including Australia, various countries in the Asia Pacific region, Europe and USA).

Among the portfolio of industries which Joyce and her team have experience and capabilities advising on, an industry of particular mention would be the rapidly developing healthcare and pharmaceutical industry. Joyce and her team support the firm’s long standing healthcare practice and have been involved in supporting various aspects of this industry from regulatory advisory to documentation in regard to the management and operations of healthcare facilities; the practice of medicine and dentistry, the practice of tele-medicine and tele-nursing; the launch of medical, health and/or wellness applications (Apps) or by other new technological means; the sale of medical devices and advising on the business of aesthetics and cosmetic procedure facilities, to name some examples.

Joyce was listed as a notable practitioner/ key player from RDL in the latest Chambers and Partners 2021/2022 Edition and the Legal 500 Asia Pacific – 2022 Edition. Extracted from the latest Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2022 Edition: ‘Joyce Teh is my go-to for corporate and commercial work. She is responsive, very competent, gives clear advice, and is reasonable on pricing. She also always makes herself personally available.’ ‘The Corporate M&A team at RDL is a pleasure to work with and generally very responsive.’


  • Bachelor of Laws (Hons) (University of Leicester, England)


  • Barrister (called by the Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn)
  • Called to the Bar of England and Wales: 29th August 1998
  • Advocate and Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya
  • Admitted to the Malaysian Bar: 30th September 1999

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