Meet the team

Jean Ong

Jean Ong

Senior Associate

Jean completed a conjoint degree in law and commerce at the University of Auckland. She practises in the areas of property and commercial law with particular focus on property acquisitions and disposals, due diligence investigations, property subdivisions, property financing and commercial leasing. She has worked with a range of local and international clients from corporates, small and medium sized enterprises and high net worth individuals.

Prior to joining Loo & Koo, Jean worked as an in-house legal advisor for an international F&B chain overseas. Her understanding of the corporate environment and business processes enables her to provide strategic and pragmatic legal advice to her clients.

Outside of work Jean is a keen traveller and enjoys learning about different cultures. Jean is passionate about community work and has served as a volunteer at the Citizens Advice Bureau providing pro bono legal services.

Contact details

DDI          +64 9 529 3395
PHONE    +64 9 520 3866

  • LLB, University of Auckland
  • Bachelor of Commerce, University of Auckland
Practice areas
  • Property subdivisions and developments
  • Commercial and residential conveyancing
  • Property due diligence
  • Property financing
  • Commercial leasing
  • Commercial and company transactions
  • Business acquisitions and disposals
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Mandarin
  • Cantonese
  • Hokkien
  • Foochow
Admitted to the Bar

Barrister and Solicitor of the High Court of New Zealand

Sample Transactions Experience

  • Acting for developer client in staged-development of a master planned community in Drury, Auckland.
  • Acted for developer client in staged-development and subsequent sell down of 100 units lifestyle village in Pukekohe, Auckland.
  • Acted in the due diligence investigation for the acquisition of a shopping mall in Whangaparaoa.
  • Handled leasing matters for commercial landlord in respect of a bulk retail centre in Otara, Auckland.
  • Acted for local ethnic supermarket and bakery chains in the drafting of licence agreements.
  • Reviewed and negotiated on construction contract for multi-million warehouse project in Mangere, Auckland.
  • Acting for commercial landlords in the on-going lease management of their commercial property portfolios in Auckland CBD and other commercial centres.