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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
Fax:
Fax +60 3 2072 2129
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Web:
www.albar.com.my

Malaysia

Banking and finance
Banking and finance - ranked: tier 1

Albar & Partners

Albar & Partners’ practice is led by managing partner Syed Zaid Albar and ‘very experienced’ senior partners Lily Tan and Chung Swee Loong. Highlights included advising CIMB Bank and Maybank on the grant of a £1.1bn financing package 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’ ‘responsible and experienced’ team handled SapuraKencana’s RM7bn multi–currency Islamic MTN issuance and assisted RHB Islamic Bank, as principal adviser, lead arranger and lead manager, with a RM1.5bn sukuk murabahah programme. Managing partner Syed Zaid Albar and Lily Tan are the principal contacts.

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

Albar & Partners

At Albar & Partners, practice head Lily Tan advised Malaysia Building Society on a proposed merger with Bank Muamalat Malaysia and assisted MMC Port Holdings with its mandatory general offer and takeover of NCB Holdings.

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 4

Albar & Partners

Albar & Partners’ practice is led by Narayanan Chandran and Vijakumar Varatharajoo, who represented Paul Poh Yang Hong in a dispute with the Registrar of Land Titles and the government of Malaysia.

Leading individuals

Narayanan Chandran - Albar & Partners

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Islamic finance
Islamic finance - ranked: tier 1

Albar & Partners

Islamic finance experts at Albar & Partners include managing partner Syed Zaid Albar, Lily Tan and Chung Swee Loong. The firm acted for SapuraKencana, as the issuer, in a RM7bn Islamic MTN programme, advised CIMB Investment Bank on the issuance of up to RM5bn unrated Islamic MTN by Maxis, and assisted Westar Aviation Services with a RM1.9bn syndicated Islamic financing. Maybank and RHB Islamic Bank are also clients.

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Projects and energy
Projects and energy - ranked: tier 2

Albar & Partners

Albar & Partners’ managing partner Syed Zaid Albar advised SapuraKencana Petroleum on a major notes issuance. Lily Tan’s project finance work included advising Maybank Islamic on the RM355m financing of the construction of the Langsat 2 water treatment plant.

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Malaysia

Offices in Kuala Lumpur

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