Our team
Jo Yan LIM

Jo Yan heads Lim Jo Yan & Co. 


He graduated from Oxford University, and was called to the Bar in 2005. He practised as a litigator before becoming an advisory and transactional lawyer.​


Jo Yan advises on mergers and acquisitions, cross-border transactions, joint ventures, private equity, real estate and immigration. His portfolio of corporate work also encompasses advising on corporate governance, regulatory compliance, employment disputes and corporate and commercial matters.

Senior Associate
Jade YAP

Jade graduated with a First Class Bachelor of Laws (Hons) from the University of Sydney in 2005 and was called to the Bar in 2008 She also holds a Bachelor of Economics (Hons) degree from the University of Sydney which she obtained in 2003.


She is an experienced transactional counsel, specialising in mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and corporate restructurings.

Jade also has an extensive corporate and commercial background with non-transactional experience in preparing commercial contracts, regulatory and compliance matters, corporate governance and general corporate law.

Senior Associate
Karyn KHOR

Karyn graduated with an LLB in Law and Transnational Legal Studies in 2011, and obtained her LL.M in Competition Law at King's College London in 2012.


Since she was called in 2015, her practice portfolio has focused on oil and gas, shipping, commodity trading and competition law. She holds particular experience in mergers, acquisitions and corporate reorganisations across a variety of highly regulated industries such as technology, energy, manufacturing, and pharmaceuticals, with a particular focus on foreign investment, new incorporations and market entry, and corporate restructuring.


Karyn carries experience in corporate advisory and drafting work across a broad spectrum of contracts (loans, tenancies, joint venture agreements, lease agreements, and so on). She has also worked in various areas of corporate compliance such as corporate governance, and providing employment and regulatory advice.

In alternative dispute resolutions, Karyn qualified as an ADR Group Accredited Civil & Commercial Mediator in 2014. 

Ryan LIM

Ryan graduated with a First Class Bachelor of Laws (Hons) from the University of Liverpool in 2015. He was called to the English Bar as a Barrister-at-Law of England and Wales in 2016 and was admitted as an Advocate and Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya in 2017.

Ryan’s practice focus is on M&A and private equity transactions.

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Jun Hui YEW

Jun Hui graduated with a First-Class Bachelor of Laws (Hons) from the University of Warwick in 2018 and was called to the Bar in 2021.

Her practice focus is on corporate, real estate and commercial matters.