Legal Advisor to ISW Intellectual Property Sdn Bhd
Partner of Ismail Sabri Wee & Wong

T +603 80709513
M +6012 211 0238
E stckhaw@iswlegal.com

Stephen Khaw Tien Chye was called to the Malaysian Bar in 2006. He is a registered Patent and Trademark Agent. He holds a Bachelors in Agriculture Science, Masters in Agricultural Engineering, and LL.B with a CLP to practice law. He has been trained in agricultural machinery testing in Japan. This versatility of subject matter grants a better understanding in particular of our clientele’s inventions.

After his intitial work experience in the public sector, he moved on to the corporate sector working at various projects from property development, hotel and resort development, landscaping, privatisation, utitlities, national sports development, club management, health care, education, food & beverage chain outlets, oil & gas business, sewerage services etc assisting at the directoriate level in two public listed companies.

He was the inaugural inhouse counsel for Malaysia Green Technology Corporation, a government company that promotes and sponsors projects in green technology. He is familiar with energy saving technology, green environment climate change and alternative non fossil energy technology.

He comes aboard with this valuable experience in corporate and commercial matters to deal matters from the client’s viewpoint.

Areas of practice include matters related to human resource, commerce, conveyancing, contruction, ICT and intellectual property. He enjoys doing joint ventures, project management, franchises and licensing, teaching & training, patent drafting & litigation, trade mark & industrial design prosecution, and employment issues.

Stephen has been a regular invention competition judge (ITEX) for several years and tutors part time at a local university college to engage and interact with with young minds. He is also a member of MIPA and ASEAN Intellectual Property Association.