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LEVEL 6, MENARA 1 DUTAMAS, SOLARIS DUTAMAS, NO. 1, JALAN DUTAMAS 1, 50480 KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA
Tel:
Work +603 6208 5888
Fax:
Fax +603 6201 0122
Email:
Web:
www.lh-ag.com
Lee Hishammuddin Allen & Gledhill, Kumar Kanagasingam, Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA

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Kumar Kanagasingam

Tel:
Work +603 6208 5803
Email:
Lee Hishammuddin Allen & Gledhill

Work Department

Dispute Resolution

Position

Partner (Banking & Insolvency, Civil and Commercial, Insolvency).

Career

Kumar has an outstanding ability to resolve some of the most complex, high-profile financial disputes.

Kumar heads the Banking & Insolvency team. With over 30 years of practice, he is also among the pioneers of banking disputes in the country, dealing with breach of contracts, debt recovery and banker’s liability as well as corporate and commercial disputes.

Kumar was a partner at Messrs Allen & Gledhill for 14 years, and a director of Interlaw – an international association of over 64 premier independent law firms worldwide – for six years.

Languages

English, Malay.

Member

Advocate & Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya

Education

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


Malaysia

Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Lee Hishammuddin Allen & Gledhill’s ‘very efficient and accommodating team’ is led by Lambert Rasa–Ratnam. He, and the ‘creative, pragmatic and professionalSM Shanmugam, represented the Securities Commission in a civil action against seven defendants regarding market manipulation of shares. Rosli Dahlan is the head of corporate disputes, and, in representing scholar Kassim Ahmad, mounted a successful judicial review application against the Jabatan Agama Islam Wilayah Persekutuan (JAWI) and others regarding constitutional breaches. Nitin Nadkarni leads in real estate and construction litigation, while Kumar Kanagasingam is the head of banking disputes. Andrew Chiew is ‘smart, alert and knowledgeable’.

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