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LEVEL 16, MENARA TOKIO MARINE LIFE 189, JALAN TUN RAZAK, 50400 KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA
Tel:
Work +60 3 2161 2330
Fax:
Fax +60 3 2161 3933
Web:
www.lh-ag.com
Email:

Kumar Kanagasingam

Tel:
Work +603 2170 5803
Email:
Lee Hishammuddin Allen & Gledhill

Work Department

Banking Litigation and Insolvency.

Position

Partner (Arbitration, Dispute Resolution, Banking Litigation, Civil and Commercial, Insolvency).

Career

Kumar obtained his law degree from the University of London in 1982. He qualified as a Barrister at Law from Middle Temple, United Kingdom in 1983 and was admitted as an Advocate and Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya in 1984.

Kumar was a partner in Messrs Allen & Gledhill from 1990 until 2004 and a partner in Lee Hishammuddin Allen & Gledhill since 2005.

He has been in active dispute resolution practice in the fields of general civil, commercial, banking and insolvency. He also advises on general corporate and commercial matters. He presently heads the Banking & Insolvency practice group in the firm.

Kumar had co-authored the Malaysian Chapter of the book International Product Liability in 2004.

He served as a Director of Interlaw (an international association of over 64 premier independent law firms worldwide) from November 2001 until November 2007.

Languages

English, Malay.

Education

LLB (Hons) University of London Barrister at Law (Middle Temple).

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