Ms Raja Eileen Soraya Raja Aman > Raja, Darryl & Loh > Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia > Lawyer Profile

Raja, Darryl & Loh
Level 26, Menara Hong Leong
6, Jalan Damanlela, Bukit Damansara
KUALA LUMPUR
50490
Malaysia
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Work Department

Dispute Resolution, Media Law; Medico-legal

Position

Partner; Dispute Resolution; Media Law

Career

Since her admission to the Malaysian Bar in 1997, Raja Eileen Soraya has been practising in the area of civil and commercial litigation. Her work includes tortious and contractual claims both in the courts and in arbitration.  She has appeared as counsel in the superior courts in Malaysia, including the appellate courts, and has many reported cases in the law journals.

Currently focusing on medico-legal and dento-legal cases as well as reputational management and media law, Eileen contributed to the Malaysian Annotated Statutes on the Defamation Act 1957 and the Sedition Act 1948 published by LexisNexis and to the Defamation chapter of the Malaysian Atkin’s Court Forms.  The work done by Eileen and her team caused the international publication Media Law International to rank the firm as the market leader in media law in Malaysia from 2016 – 2019.  

Eileen has been recommended in the Asia Pacific Legal 500 publication for several years and has been recognized in 2014 – 2020 as a Leading Individual in Dispute Resolution by the same publication.  Another publication, AsiaLaw Profiles, ranked her as a Leading Lawyer in Dispute Resolution for the years 2016 – 2019 and as a Distinguished Practitioner for 2020.  She has also been listed as a “Dispute Resolution Star” by Benchmark Litigation in 2018 and 2019.

She serves the local legal profession as a Trainer for the Malaysian Bar Council’s Advocacy Training Courses.

Languages

English; Bahasa Malaysia

Memberships

Barrister-at-Law (admitted as a member of the Honourable Society of Inner Temple);Advocate and Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya;President of the Medico-Legal Society of Malaysia; Member of the Malaysian Bar Council Legal Profession Committee

Education

LL.B (Hons) (London School of Economics and Political Science) [1992]

Lawyer Rankings

Malaysia > Dispute resolution

Strong across arbitration, adjudication and litigation, Raja, Darryl & Loh‘s dispute resolution is best known for its strength in handling medical negligence, construction, media and tax matters. Practice head Murugaiah Rajasekaran has experience across general corporate, commercial and civil litigation; Wei Mun Chang and Hon Leng Choon focus on construction disputes, and Raja Eileen Soraya Raja Aman is a name to note for defense of medical negligence and malpractice claims and media law. Arbitration specialist Huey Miin Ooi counts oil and gas, power generation and manufacturing among his sector specialisms while litigator Sai Yeang Ng has particular banking and finance expertise.