On 20th March 2018, it was publicly announced for the first time at the British Council event (where I presented my Wills Seminar to British expats) held at E&O Hotel, Penang that new MM2H guidelines would come into effect mid-2018. This announcement resulted in more questions than answers and the expat community in Malaysia were understandably concerned. […]
What an exciting couple of weeks it has been! I got a few challenging wills signed off and advised on some complex structures for Malaysian families with UK ties.
Estate planning and will writing, while not a complex area of law, can sometimes be misunderstood.
I was born in Malaysia. During school and university, I lived in the UK, which was an incredibly enriching life experience.
Overseas investments can lead to a higher return. But there’s also the possibility of high transaction costs, currency depreciation and cultural miscommunication.
I was just a few years into my own practice when I prepared my mother’s will.