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SUITE 9B.02, LEVEL 9B WISMA E&C, LORONG DUNGUN KIRI, 50490 KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA
Tel:
Work +60 3 2095 1188
Fax:
Fax +60 3 2095 1186
Email:
Web:
http://www.naqiz.com

Malaysia

Banking and finance
Banking and finance - ranked: tier 3

Naqiz & Partners

Spearheaded by Shamshul Iskandar Zulkifli, Naqiz & Partners’ banking team deals handles a broad range of matters including those pertaining to corporate banking, project finance, private banking, loan agreements and syndicated facilities. Khairul Ismail is also an active member of the practice.

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

Naqiz & Partners

Naqiz & Partners has corporate expertise in matters relating to M&A, foreign direct investment in Malaysia, due diligence, venture capital and private equity and company formation. Khairul Ismail and Eliv Lau are assisting Nationwide Express Courier Services (NECSB) with its proposed exchange of all existing listed shares in the company for new shares in a new investment holding company; the operation has an approximate value of RM60m. The practice is also advising Bell Flavors & Fragances Malaysia on its proposed acquisition of Sillage Aromatique from Nardev Chemie.

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Intellectual property
Intellectual property - ranked: tier 3

Naqiz & Partners

Naqiz & Partners acts for a variety of clients in contentious and non-contentious complex IP instructions in an array of areas such as telecoms, media, franchising and licensing, biotechnology and pharmaceuticals. Practice head Brian Lew and Syed Naqiz Shahabuddin are key contacts. Clients include Telekom Malaysia, DRB-Hicom/Proton, Mamee-Double Decker and Cajun Global (Texas Chicken).

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Islamic finance
Islamic finance - ranked: tier 3

Naqiz & Partners

Naqiz & Partners handles complex, high-value Islamic finance matters for a large number of Malaysian Islamic banking and finance institutions as well as for foreign financial organisations. Shamshul Iskandar Zulkifli leads the practice, ably aided by Khairul Ismail.

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Projects and energy
Projects and energy - ranked: tier 3

Naqiz & Partners

Boutique firm Naqiz & Partners assisted One River Power with the development and financing of three small hydro-power projects with an aggregate value of RM250m. Head of practice Fariz Azman Zainul Azman and Haflil Muhammad Feisol are noted for their work and expertise.

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Real estate and construction
Real estate and construction - ranked: tier 2

Naqiz & Partners

Work highlights for Naqiz & Partners included advising Hansam Properties on the acquisition of industrial land located in Bukit Jelutong and valued at RM508m. It has also acted for a developer on a development agreement to build affordable housing accommodation. Nancy Yeo and Tang Yen Yik are the key contacts.

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TMT
TMT - ranked: tier 3

Naqiz & Partners

Naqiz & Partners provides specialised up-to-date expertise in areas such as telecoms, e-commerce, media, data privacy, system outsourcing, biotechnology and Fintech. Nadia Kamal led the advice to Malaysian Global Innovation and Creativity Centre (MAGIC) on setting up the legal framework for its Entrepreneurship/ASEAN Acelerator Program in Cyberjaya. Brian Lew leads the practice, which includes Syed Naqiz.

Leading individuals

Syed Naqiz - Naqiz & Partners

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Malaysia

Offices in Kuala Lumpur

Legal Developments by:
Naqiz & Partners

  • Malaysia’s Money Services Business Act 2011

    Money Services Business Act 2011 (the “Act”) is an act to provide for the licensing, regulation and supervision of money services business. The Act defines money services business as money-changing business, remittance business and whole sale currency business.
    - Naqiz & Partners

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