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14TH FLOOR, MENARA KECK SENG, 203 JALAN BUKIT BINTANG, 55100 KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA
Tel:
Work +60 3 2118 5000
Fax:
Fax +60 3 2118 5111
Email:
Web:
https://www.azmilaw.com

Malaysia

Banking and finance
Banking and finance - ranked: tier 2

Azmi & Associates

Led by Ahmad Lutfi Abdull Mutalip, Azmi & Associates’ banking group regularly advises domestic and international clients on a variety of banking and finance-related transactions. Other key names include Farhah Hayati Mamat and Ahmad Syahir Yahya.

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

Azmi & Associates

Azmi & Associates’ highlights have included advising the shareholders of a food and beverage corporation on the sale of a 40% stake to a Japanese company and assisting Bemis Company with its $79m acquisition of SteriPack. Azmi Mohd Ali receives commendation for his work.

Leading individuals

Azmi Mohd Ali - Azmi & Associates

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 5

Azmi & Associates

Azmi & Associates handles, among others, disputes relating to contracts as well as to the sale of goods and commodities. Azlan Sulaiman is the key contact.

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Islamic finance
Islamic finance - ranked: tier 2

Azmi & Associates

Ahmad Lutfi Abdull Mutalip and Farhah Hayati Mamat are the key names in Azmi & Associates’ Islamic finance practice. The team is well-known for its advice to banks and financial institutions on complex, high-end instructions. Its lawyers are very knowledgeable in Islamic financial services and its work has included developing Islamic products.

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Labour and employment
Labour and employment - ranked: tier 3

Azmi & Associates

Azmi & Associates represents employers and employees in employment disputes. Recently promoted partner Melinda Marie D’Angelus is the key contact.

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Projects and energy
Projects and energy - ranked: tier 4

Azmi & Associates

Azmi & Associates is well known for its advice on construction and project matters including financing, construction and development, operation and maintenance, and property finance transactions. Haji Mohd Rasheed Khan is the key contact.

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

Azmi & Associates

Azmi & AssociatesZuhaidi Mohd Shahari led the advice to UEM Sunrise on its joint venture with Mulpha International for the proposed development of 38 pieces of land.

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Shipping
Shipping - ranked: tier 3

Azmi & Associates

Under the leadership of Philip Teoh, Azmi & Associates’ shipping team handles a whole variety of contentious and non-contentious matters. It represented Syarikat Borcos Shipping in a $1m ship management dispute and acted for Westports Malaysia in a negligence claim initiated by an insurance corporation.

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Further information on Azmi & Associates

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Malaysia

Offices in Kuala Lumpur

Legal Developments by:
Azmi & Associates

  • Malaysian Corporations Making Headway in the Global M&A Scene

    Malaysian companies continue to make waves internationally by acquiring large companies abroad. Leveraging on the European debt crisis and the weak dollar, these companies have boldly made their mark on a global scale with impressive deals. Cross-border acquisitions are increasing trend in the Asian economic hot spots, with companies in China and India spearheading it. The consistently strong uptrend in foreign acquisitions and the increasing success of the same by China and India for the past few years has spurred growing interests of Southeast Asian companies to extend their reach to other continents.
    - Azmi & Associates

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