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6TH FLOOR, FABER IMPERIAL COURT, JALAN SULTAN ISMAIL, 50250 KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA
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Work +60 3 2078 5588
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Fax +60 3 2072 2129
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www.albar.com.my

Malaysia

Banking and finance
Banking and finance - ranked: tier 1

Albar & Partners

The ‘very experienced’ team at Albar & Partners is led by managing partner Syed Zaid Albar, Lily Tan and Chung Swee Loong. Notable highlights included advising CIMB Bank and Maybank on a $£1.1bn credit facility provided to Eco World Development for the acquisition of three properties in London.

Leading individuals

Chung Swee Loong - Albar & Partners

Lily Tan - Albar & Partners

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Capital markets
Capital markets - ranked: tier 1

Albar & Partners

Albar & Partners has acted for international energy services group Serba Dinamik Holdings (the issuer) in one of the largest IPOs in Malaysia since 2015, which allowed the client to raise approximately $91.5m. Other important clients include Boustead Holdings and Malaysia Building Society. Practice head Lily Tan, Seet Hooi Ping and Cassandra Hogg are also key contacts.

Leading individuals

Lily Tan - Albar & Partners

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Corporate and M&A
Corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 3

Albar & Partners

Albar & Partners fields a ‘savvy’ corporate team, which advises on corporate and security law, listing and de-listing of companies, M&A, reverse takeovers, joint ventures, venture capital, foreign direct investments, REIT issues, as well as corporate and debt restructurings. The practice advised Prestariang SKIN (and its ultimate holding company Prestariang Services) on all-related corporate matters connected to its concession agreement with the Government of Malaysia to revamp Malaysia’s national immigration under the Sistem Kawalan Imigresen Nasional (SKIN) project, in a deal with a matter value of close to RM3.5bn. Practice head Lily Tan and Natalie Peh Suan Wan are key contacts.

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 4

Albar & Partners

Albar & Partners advises on a variety of matters including banking and commercial litigation, constructions disputes, breach of contracts, factoring disputes. Practice heads Narayanan Chandran and Vijakumar Varatharajoo are noted for their work and expertise.

Leading individuals

Narayanan Chandran - Albar & Partners

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Islamic finance
Islamic finance - ranked: tier 1

Albar & Partners

Albar & Partners has gained a deserved reputation for its expertise in Islamic finance and compliance with Shariah law. Highlights for the practice included advising CIMB Bank (the principal adviser) on an unrated medium term notes (MTN) issuance with a RM10bn value by Maxis Broadband, under the Islamic principle of Murabahah. SapuraKencana TMC, Maybank and APM Automotive Holding are other clients. Syed Zaid Albar, Lily Tan and Chung Swee Loong are the key contacts.

Leading individuals

Chung Swee Loong - Albar & Partners

Lily Tan - Albar & Partners

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Projects and energy
Projects and energy - ranked: tier 3

Albar & Partners

Albar & PartnersChung Swee Loong and Sharifah Dalilah Albar advised SapuraKencana on a major notes issuing by its subsidiary, while Lily Tan assisted Maybank with its RM355m financing of the construction of the Langast 2 water treatment plant.

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Malaysia

Offices in Kuala Lumpur

Legal Developments by:
Albar & Partners

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    Petronas Chemicals Group (PCG) is the largest petrochemical company in Malaysia and one of the largest petrochemical producers in Southeast Asia. It has a history of 25 years in the petrochemical industry and its pedigree is further enhanced by the fact that it is a subsidiary of Petroliam Nasional (Petronas), the national oil company of Malaysia.
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