Date:   13 MAY 2022

Venue: Royale Chulan Hotel Kuala Lumpur

Organiser: Logic Plus Events

Strategic Partners: Chee Hoe & AssociatesBurgieLawLexScout (Law Suit Search)


This 1-day intensive seminar cum workshop is the second seminar in our Strata Management Seminar Series for 2022. The main focus of this edition would be to enable participants to learn how to deal with the latest key issues faced by developers, joint management committee, management committee and proprietors.

The speakers will also deal with the latest legal developments such as, the developers’ duty to repair common property; the effect of contracting out from SMA 2013; lawfulness of the DMC where there is non-application of other written laws, contracts and deeds; can the developer lawfully rent out the car parks to third parties; who is responsible where there is illegal renovations; and the effect of delay in conducting AGMs.

The KEY TOPICS include:

  • How to effectively deal with the critical issues arising during the Defect Liability Period?  
  • What happens to a strata development if the Developer is wound up?
  • Why different Rates of Charges and when to introduce them
  • Latest legal decisions/issues involving the maintenance and management building and common property               
  • How to effectively introduce, amend and enforce additional by-laws


  • Property Developers
  • Members of the management committee
  • Members of the joint management committee
  • Legal Practitioners / Consultants
  • Property Managers
  • Local Authorities & Commissioners
  • Property Owners
  • Valuers, Appraisers and Estate Agents


RM800 – Early Bird: Register and Pay by 6 MAY 2022

RM900 – Normal Price: Register and Pay after 6 MAY 2022

Our seminars/workshop will strictly follow all the necessary SOPs and guidelines, especially those related to social distancing and hygiene

Download Seminar Programme and Registration Form


Profile photo of Lai Chee Hoe

Lai Chee Hoe

A Certificate of Legal Practice (“CLP”) Book-prize winner, the founding partner of Chee Hoe & Associates, Mr Lai was admitted and enrolled as an advocate and solicitor of the High Court of Malaya in 2005. He was also the Chairperson of the Kuala Lumpur Bar Young Lawyers Committee. He acts for the Bar Council on various cases.

Mr Lai specialises in both civil and corporate litigation in particular strata management disputes. He also provides corporate advisory works and advises corporates on strata related pre-emptive actions. He argues complicated strata management issues in court regularly and is constantly sought after to provide trainings and talks. He acts for joint management committees (JMC), management corporations (MC) and developers.

He is also the author of the book “Strata Management Practice & Procedure, 2019 Edition” published by CLJ Publication.

He also regularly updates Strata related cases on He was also the Chairperson of various Management Corporations in Kuala Lumpur and one of the development areas he chaired, Solaris Dutamas recently won the best managed property in the mixed development category organised by the Edge.

He is also empanelled with the Asian International Arbitration Centre (“AIAC”) as a chartered arbitrator (fellow of CIArb) and certified adjudicator.

He also sits in the focus committee to propose amendments to the Strata Management Act 2013 and the Strata Management (Maintenance & Management) Regulations 2015

Dato’ Pretam Singh Darshan Singh

Dato’ Pretam is the founder of Pretam Singh, Nor & Co. and has previously been serving as the President of the Tribunal for Home Buyers’ Claim. He is a lawyer by profession and was previously a Senior Federal Counsel, Deputy Public Prosecutor with the Attorney General’s Chambers and the legal advisor to several Government Ministries and agencies including KPKT.

His practice is highly regarded and recognised by major developers, bankers, financial institutions and GLCs in property and land matters.

He is also the President of Property Real Estate Lawyers Association. He is a well sought-after public speaker both locally and internationally. He is a major contributor of articles on property related issues to the social and print media.

Lai Chee Hoe Profile Photo
Partner at Chee Hoe & Associates. With 10+ years of experience under his belt, he specializes in civil and corporate litigation. He is also the current Chairperson of various Joint Management Bodies.
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