Virginia, US

Guat is a Partner at Fragomen in Kuala Lumpur. In this capacity, she is responsible for the Malaysia practice, which delivers a wide range of visa and immigration services to corporate clients in Malaysia.

Guat is experienced in all aspects of Malaysian immigration, and has worked with both multinational clients and smaller, local Malaysia-based companies to help ensure that their foreign national employees obtain appropriate work authorizations. In addition, she is highly knowledgeable on visa and immigration issues particular to the information technology, energy and resources, financial services and professional services sectors.

Prior to joining Fragomen in 2014, Guat was a Partner at one of the largest law firms in Malaysia where she led the Immigration practice group. She also has practiced in the field of property law.

Guat speaks English and Malay.


University of Buckingham | Bachelor of Law, 1988, hons.
National University of Singapore | B.A., 1983, hons

Professional Accomplishments / Memberships

Bar Admissions: Bar of England and Wales, Bar of Malaya