Shearn Delamore & Co > Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia > Firm Profile

Shearn Delamore & Co
7th Floor Wisma Hamzah-Kwong Hing
No. 1 Leboh Ampang
KUALA LUMPUR
50100
Malaysia

Malaysia > Antitrust and competition Tier 1

Shearn Delamore & Co’s competition team pre-dates the introduction of a domestic legal framework, with significant experience advising government-linked and multinational companies, and particular strength in investigations and compliance reviews. The department boasts strong offerings across a notably broad range of industries, including consumer goods, telecoms, shipping, logistics and luxury goods, including sporting products and premium alcohol and spirits. K Shanti Mogan has extensive commercial litigation experience, and regularly handles compliance audits and competition investigations and disputes. She jointly heads the practice with Anand Raj, who advises a range of MNCs, GLCs and Malaysian enterprises, and is a name to note in the financial services, manufacturing and automotive sectors.

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Testimonials

‘Anand Raj’s advocacy skills make him a force to reckon with when challenging the decisions of the local Competition law regulator.’

Key clients

Giga Shipping Sdn Bhd

Nexus Mega Carriers Sdn Bhd

The Malaysian Bar

Shopee Mobile Services Sdn Bhd

Allianz General Insurance Company (Malaysia) Berhad

AmGeneral Insurance Berhad

RHB Insurance Berhad

Liberty Insurance Berhad

Korean Airlines Co. Ltd.

Malaysia > Banking and finance Tier 1

Shearn Delamore & Co handles a broad range of financing transactions including Islamic finance, structured and project finance and debt capital markets transactions. The practice is, however, best known for its regulatory advisory practice, with considerable experience in laws governing securities, financial services, foreign exchange administration and the regulation of derivatives. Christina Kow is recognised for her notable knowledge of financial institution regulation and her transaction experience. She also has a growing practice in the fintech and regtech space, advising on structures involving cryptocurrencies, electronic payments and electronic platforms.  Pamela Kung  is a go-to name for acquisition financing and structured lending, frequently handling bilateral and syndicated lending transactions.

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Key clients

OCBC Bank (Malaysia) Berhad

OCBC Al-Amin Bank Berhad

AmBank Islamic Berhad

AmBank (M) Berhad

HSBC Bank Malaysia Berhad

HSBC Amanah Malaysia Bank Berhad

CIMB Bank Berhad

CIMB Islamic Bank Berhad

Standard Chartered Bank Malaysia Berhad

Standard Chartered Saadiq Berhad

Kenanga Investment Bank Berhad

Malayan Banking Berhad

Maybank Islamic Berhad

MIDF Amanah Investment Bank Berhad

Bank of China (Malaysia) Berhad

BNP Paribas S.A.

Standard Chartered PLC

The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited

Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation Limited

CIMB Bank Berhad, Singapore Branch

United Overseas Bank Limited

Malayan Banking Berhad, Singapore Branch

Cainiao KLIA Aeropolis Sdn Bhd

Ekovest Berhad

Iskandar Waterfront Sdn Bhd

Malakoff Corporation Berhad

IJM Corporation Berhad

SP Setia Berhad

Paramount Corporation Berhad

Country Garden Real Estate Sdn Bhd

Country Garden Pacificview Sdn Bhd

ZJ Advisory Sdn Bhd

RHB Investment Bank Berhad

CIMB Investment Bank Berhad

Gas Malaysia Distribution Sdn Bhd

Cahya Mata Sarawak Berhad

Mega First Corporation Berhad

CapitaLand Malaysia Mall Trust

Work highlights

  • Acted for the lead arranger RHB Investment Bank Berhad on the Islamic medium-term notes programme and Islamic commercial papers programme of a combined issuance limit of up to RM1bn (collectively, Sukuk Murabahah Programme) by Gas Malaysia Distribution Sdn Bhd.
  • Acted for the lender OCBC Bank (Malaysia) Berhad on the term loan facilities of up to RM100m granted to MFP Solar Sdn Bhd, for part financing the project costs in relation to the development, design, finance, installation, construction, commission, operation and maintenance of rooftop solar plant(s).
  • Acted for Cainiao KLIA Aeropolis Sdn Bhd on the term loan facility of up to RM210m granted by China Construction Bank (Malaysia) Berhad, for financing, inter alia, part of the project costs in relation to the development and construction of a logistics center known as the “Cainiao Aeropolis eWTP Hub” in Kuala Lumpur International Airport Malaysia.

Malaysia > Corporate and M&A Tier 1

The corporate and M&A group at Shearn Delamore & Co handles a broad range of M&A, takeovers, private equity transactions, restructurings and joint ventures, as well as regulatory advisory; inbound investment from China is a recent area of growth. Practice head Grace Yeoh is highly recommended for corporate governance and family business matters as well as transactions in the energy, natural resources and green technology sectors. Technology, telecoms, semiconductors, retail and e-commerce/money services are other key industry strengths. Early career partner Lai Zhen Pik is a key member of the firm’s China desk, regularly advising Chinese clients on both inbound and outbound transactions.

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Testimonials

‘Extensive experience in required areas, strong team and teamwork, extremely responsive to client’s needs.’

‘Stand out partner is Nicholas Tan Choi Chuan. Exemplary responsiveness to client’s requests and needs, and provision of timely and useful advice.’

Key clients

Mammoth Empire Group of Companies

United Malacca Berhad

DuPont (including recently agriculture, nutrition and bio-sciences operations)

Reed Business Information Limited (Online Platform)

Elanco Animal Health Inc. (Veterinary pharmaceuticals)

Scientex Berhad

Tricor Group (Hong Kong)

Alibaba / Cainiao Logistics Group

CISDI Group Co. Ltd (China), a core subsidiary of China Minmetals Corporation, a Fortune Global 500 company

Nuctech Company Limited (China)

Bekaert

China Tobacco

China Oil Field Services Limited

Merck

Sony Interactive Entertainment (USA)

JUUL Labs Singapore Pte Ltd (Singapore and USA)

CREC Development (M) Sdn Bhd, a subsidiary of the China Railway Group Limited (CREC) (listed on SSE and SEHK) (China)

British Council, UK (UK)

Ceridian Group (USA)

CISDI Group Co., Ltd (China)

Enea AB. (Sweden)

Bynder Holding B.V. (Netherlands)

Moody’s Corporation

Malaysia > Dispute resolution Tier 1

Jeyanthini Kannaperan leads the litigation practice at Shearn Delamore & Co, which is highly recommended for banking and finance, restructuring, insolvency and corporate disputes. It represents corporations, financial institutions and government practitioners in white-collar crime prosecutions as well as civil cases. The professional negligence group is a particular stand-out within the department, and Rodney Gomez is a key name for construction and engineering arbitration proceedings, adjudications and litigation. In addition to corporate and commercial litigation, Yee Mei Ken regularly defends media clients and news publishers in defamation and libel cases, while newly promoted partner Lilien Wong focuses on disputes involving e-commerce, telecoms and social media issues.

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Testimonials

‘The strength of the firm lies in the depth of their manpower which stands out among all other legal firms. Shearn was one of the pioneer legal firms in the country and the fact that they have grown stronger year after year shows that they have kept up and are able to deliver what their clients need.’

‘The firm has excellent people in dispute resolution as it relates to construction contracts. They have got in-depth, excellent knowledge of international arbitration and relevant court cases.’

‘A multi-faceted team with diverse experience. Shearn is our go-to firm for matters involving property, leases, employment and disputes.’

Key clients

Malaysian Resources Corporation Berhad

Medical Protection Society

Yuk Tung Construction Sdn Bhd

Ircon International Limited

CRSE Sdn Bhd

Sime Darby Berhad

Giatreka Sdn Bhd

Pestech Technology Sdn Bhd

Tenaga Nasional Berhad

MCC Overseas (M) Sdn Bhd

Sabah Electricity Sdn Bhd

Work highlights

  • Acted for a foreign bank and its local branch with a joint exposure of over half a billion ringgit in a sale of maritime assets.
  • Represented the LFI in a number of legal actions which arose out of a Musharakah Venture Facility.
  • Representing an LFI to take over a conduct of a number of on-going suits involving a claim by the LFI’s customer/related parties challenging the LFI’s authority to lend under the previous licensing regime.

Malaysia > Intellectual property Tier 1

Karen Abraham  leads the 'proactive' IP practice at Shearn Delamore & Co. While the team has shared experience across all IP matters, the practice regularly draws upon the noted litigation skills of partner Indran Shanmuganathan . Partner Timothy Siaw  specialises in patents and life sciences but his expertise extends to IT contracts, technology licensing, cybersecurity and data protection. A major part of partner Zaraihan Shaari ’s practice is in patents cases for the pharmaceutical, life sciences and allied industries. Partner Michelle C Y Loi   represents clients in all areas of IP litigation and advisory matters which extend to the Control of Drugs and Cosmetic Regulations while Janet Toh  has an equally broad practice. The team is also prized for its cross-jurisdictional capabilities.

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Testimonials

‘You will not find another firm with the sophistication to manage local work, and complex multi-jurisdictional enforcement projects.’

‘A very professional and structured team’

‘Karen Abraham is an outstanding figure. Her understanding of both the legal as well as the commercial intricacies of the clients’ businesses is unrivalled.’

‘A very strong team in Malaysia’s premier IP firm. Great depth at all levels, with a huge range of expertise across many areas of technology and IP rights.’

‘Indran Shanmuganathan has great court presence, good at cross examining and thoughtful before the court.’

‘An important criteria that we look for as a global academic institution is professionalism. Shearn Delamore provides exceptionally professional service with providing good counsel on IP matters. Shearn Delamore has a very good image besides being reputable and reliable in Malaysia. ’

‘Timothy is well-known to be very strong in the IP field because of his vast experience and deep knowledge.He is always ready to provide a very thorough and clear explanation to the queries that we have. Recently he has also provided commercialisation advice regarding licensing issues .I appreciate Timothy who provides free consultation when we need professional opinion and advice in licensing of the IP for patents which were filed. The advice provided is detailed and considers the risks and concerns involved for the organization. ’

‘The firm provides excellent, cost-effective advice and service in the Malaysian market. They know the market extremely well, and are always searching for a business-friendly solution. They are extremely responsive, and as noted, good listeners, trying to find out exactly what the client wants and taking steps to make it happen.’

Key clients

Longchamp Paris

General Video LLC

Wahl Clipper Corporation

Liverpool Football Club and Athletic Grounds Ltd

Kimberly-Clark Corporation

ResMed Pty Ltd

Mead Johnson Nutrition LLC

Hermes International

Reckitt Benckiser

LVMH Fashion Group

Johnson & Johnson

Merck Sharp and Dohme Corp

Asia File Products Sdn Bhd

Sinowaja (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd

Dorpan SL and Melia Hotels International S.A.

Munchy Food Industries Sdn Bhd

El Baik Food Systems Co. S.A.

Garden International School Sdn Bhd

Nippon Paint (M) Sdn Bhd

Astro Malaysia Holdings Berhad

Reckitt Benckiser

Petroliam Nasional Berhad (PETRONAS)

GlaxoSmithKline

Work highlights

  • Action for trademark infringement and passing off of the “LEXUS” trademark in relation to biscuits in Malaysia.
  • Successfully facilitated the seizure of 3.5 million units of cigarettes packets with the estimated value of the total seizure is RM31.5m.

Malaysia > Labour and employment Tier 1

Shearn Delamore & Co’s six-partner team advises multinational companies and government-linked companies on the full range of employment and industrial relations matters. Noted lawyers include department head Sivabalah Nadarajah, who is experienced in trade union disputes at all levels; Vijayan Venugopal who has conducted hearings on a range of matters up to the federal level; Raymond Low who excels in health and safety litigation and personal data protection in the employment context; Suganthi Singam who handles both contentious and non-contentious matters; and Reena Enbasegaram whose expertise includes disciplinary actions and performance issues.

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Testimonials

‘Very well versed in the law and very experienced which shows in their handling of matters.’

‘Professional, competent, strategic, collaborative and always well prepared.’

‘The firm is engaged and well-grounded for as many years as I can look back. I have been around for the past 40 years, keeping abreast with their accomplishments and setting precedents. The source of their success is exploring all possibilities to establish unbiased views or interpretations of complex scenarios.’

Malaysia > Real estate and construction Tier 1

Shearn Delamore & Co‘s real estate practice group handles a full range of corporate real estate work, assisting domestic and international clients including property developers, public and private companies, local and offshore property funds, investors and financial institutions. Key areas of work include property acquisitions and divestments, sale-and-leaseback, property-related joint ventures, real estate M&A, and leasing and tenancies. The group also houses an engineering and construction team, which handles both contentious and non-contentious matters relating to complex building and development projects both domestically and outside of Malaysia. Sar Sau Yee heads the department jointly with Rodney Gomez , who has extensive experience in planning and development and as an arbitrator in construction and engineering disputes.

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Key clients

Eco World Development Group Berhad

S P Setia Berhad

Paramount Corporation Berhad.

Malaysia > Shipping Tier 1

Shearn Delamore & Co's shipping practice, led by Rajasingam Gothandapani, handles contentious and transactional matters for a wide range of Malaysian and international clients including banks, cargo owners, charterers, freight forwarders, logistics companies, P&I clubs, port and terminal operators, ship owners, and shipyards. Gothandapani is also experienced in compliance, environmental audits, and liability issues.

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Testimonials

‘They have a large pool of lawyers. So it’s easy to get quick response.’

‘Rajasingam is very meticulous in his work.’

Rajasingam provides prompt, clear and commercial legal advice.’

Flexible and willingly working odd hours to meet the client’s schedule for discussion and gathering comprehensive information in order to ensure the success of the cases/matters they are dealing with.’

Very knowledgeable, accommodative and easy to work with.’

Rajasingam and his team are prompt and provide good legal advice with good outcomes in court. The team is also diverse.’

Key clients

The HongKong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Ltd of Singapore

Chem-Specialties Sdn Bhd

Citigroup Global Markets Ltd London, U.K.

CMS Cement Industries Sdn Bhd.

Heliconia Capital Management Pte Ltd

BASF PETRONAS Chemicals Sdn Bhd.

Quest Marine Consultant Co.,Ltd

New Orient Marine Pte Ltd

Johor Port Berhad

MMC Corporation

Bintulu Port Holdings Berhad

Dialog Group of Companies

Pelabuhan Tanjung Pelepas Sdn Bhd

Malaysia > Tax Tier 1

The three-partner tax team at Shearn Delamore & Co, led by Anand Raj is a popular choice for tax litigation, audit and investigation matters. Raj handles tax and transfer pricing disputes and litigation which the firm had seen particular growth in recent years, and is supported by Irene Yong and Foong Pui Chi who are also instructed on advisory work, tax structuring, planning and audit. The firm has grown outside of its traditional client base in the oil and gas industry to include clients in the electronics, telecoms, consumer products and transport sectors. Associate Abhilaash Subramaniam is also recommended. Goh Ka Im has retired.

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Testimonials

‘Highly informative and efficient. The team not only managed to explain to us the situation and potential strategy to our best understanding, but also guided us step by step in order to resolve it.’

‘Irene Yong is extremely efficient and well informed of the topic at hand. Highly dependable and was a great support in resolving our tax issue.’

‘Excellent understanding of the business, offers intelligence advice and practical strategy.’

‘Responsive and strategic; cared to explore solutions and advised when to push, when to wait and which state to file an appeal.’

Key clients

CIMB Bank Berhad

Diebold Nixdorf Sdn Bhd (formerly known as Wincor Nixdorf (M) Sdn Bhd)

United Malacca Berhad

Maximum Vista Sdn Bhd

Altera Corporation (M) Sdn Bhd

ExxonMobil Malaysia Sdn Bhd

Shell Refining Company (FOM) Berhad

Petronas Penapisan (Terengganu) Sdn Bhd

Boston Consulting Group Sdn Bhd

United Plantations Berhad

Malaysia LNG Sdn Bhd

Vijaya Lakshmi Devi d/o Nadchatiram

Kompleks Tanjong Malim Sdn Bhd

Bridgestone Chemical Products (M) Sdn Bhd

Agro-Mod Industries Sdn Bhd

Shell People Services Asia Sdn Bhd

Seaport Worldwide Sdn Bhd

Malaysia > Islamic finance Tier 2

Led by Christina Kow and Pamela Kung, the Islamic finance group at Shearn Delamore & Co advises on Syariah-compliant acquisition finance, real estate finance, Sukuk and other DCM products, as well as providing regulatory advice for Islamic financial institutions.

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Malaysia > Projects and energy Tier 2

Shearn Delamore & Co handles a broad range of mandates across the infrastructure and energy sectors, with core areas of focuses including renewable energy, manufacturing and refinery projects. The team is also recommended for project financing transactions. Datin Grace Yeoh focuses on transactions in the energy, natural resources and green technology sectors, also assisting clients with related regulatory and compliance work. Rodney Gomez has considerable experience in planning and development as well as private finance initiatives and is singled out for his expertise in arbitration and adjudication handling disputes arising out of PPP projects. Yeoh and Gomez jointly lead the team.

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Other key lawyers:

Pamela Kung Chin Woon

Key clients

Malayan Banking Berhad

OCBC Bank (Malaysia) Berhad

Hanwha Energy Corporation Singapore Pte Ltd

KBJ Hecmy Sdn Bhd

Mega First Corporation Berhad

Work highlights

  • Acted for OCBC Bank (Malaysia) Berhad (Lender) on the term loan facilities of up to RM100 million granted to MFP Solar Sdn Bhd, for part financing the project costs in relation to the development, design, finance, installation, construction, commission, operation and maintenance of rooftop solar plant(s).
  • Acted for Malayan Banking Berhad on the lending of up to RM440 million granted to LSS3 Pekan Sdn Bhd for part financing the project costs relating to the design, construction, ownership, operation and maintenance of a large scale solar photovoltaic plant with an installed capacity of 100MWac located in Mukim Kuala Pahang, Daerah Pekan, Pahang.

Malaysia > TMT (including Fintech) Tier 3

Shearn Delamore & Co’s TMT group has broad expertise across the sector, with key areas of work including software development and licensing agreements, cloud-based agreements, fintech, AI, technology transactions and regulatory compliance. The practice also advises on e-commerce and online marketing, data privacy issues, digital signatures and encryption, electronic patent systems, digital content and new media. Team lead Timothy Siaw has considerable experience in IP and technology. Other notable practitioners include Karen Abraham who handles IP litigation, regulatory and compliance matters; Janet Toh who advises on IP, technology and data protection matters; and Christina Kow who has notable expertise in the fintech and regtech space.

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Testimonials

It’s strength is its breadth & depth of expertise given the diversified practice areas and the experience and credentials of its legal practitioners‘.

Key clients

Spacegen Sdn Bhd

GrowthOps

Yara Asia Pte Ltd

NTT Cloud Communications

Trendcell Sdn Bhd

ResMed

Malaysia > Legal Market Overview

The firm: Established in 1905, Shearn Delamore is one of the leading law firms in Malaysia. With over 100 lawyers and 230 staff, the firm has the resources to run and manage the most complex projects, transactions and matters. This would include coordinating and managing cross-border transactions together with the foreign and international law firms with whom we continuously work. By combining our diverse experience and interdisciplinary collaborations, we are able to provide a complementary range of skills.

The firm maintains extensive global network links with foreign law firms and multilateral agencies, including the World Law Group (WLG), the World Services Group (WSG) and the Employment Law Alliance (ELA). Shearn Delamore & Co. has formed an alliance with Drew & Napier LLC from Singapore, Makarim & Taira S. from Indonesia and Martinez Vergara Gonzalez & Serrano Law from the Philippines, which is a formidable blue-chip legal network named Drew Network Asia (DNA). DNA is a ‘firm of firms’ that operates as a united collective, bringing both international perspectives and local expertise to the table.

If regional co-ordination is required for any transaction or project, we can draw upon the resources of and can work together with some of Asia’s best law firms.

Network: Shearn Delamore & Co. has the resources to run and manage the most complex projects, transactions and matters. We have been at the forefront of the Malaysian legal profession for over a century. This has been acknowledged on both local and international fronts. The many robust relationships that Shearn Delamore & Co. has within our wide global network provide our clients with the reach and resources to further their commercial interests. We are particularly proud of our memberships in the World Law Group (WLG), the World Services Group (WSG) and the Employment Law Alliance (ELA). We meet our counterparts annually in these organizations. Our relationships serve to ensure that our clients will receive the personal attention whenever assistance is required.

Today, we are one of the largest multi award-winning law firms in the country. Our firm and our lawyers have been consistently recognized by independent legal publications, and been ranked high since 2011 by the Chambers & Partners, AsiaLaw Profiles, International Financial Law Review (IFLR) 1000, The Legal 500 Asia Pacific, and other respected legal publications.

Areas of practice: Our qualifications and experience encompass several areas of practice, each with sub-practice areas, all of which have served the needs of clients across a broad range of industries.

  • China desk
  • India desk
  • Japan desk
  • Arbitration and mediation
  • Capital markets
  • Competition law and antitrust
  • Corporate/M&A
  • Corporate secretarial services
  • Dispute resolution
  • Employment and administrative law
  • Energy, natural resources and green technology
  • Engineering and construction
  • Environmental
  • Financial services
  • Healthcare and life sciences
  • Immigration
  • Infrastructure and projects
  • Intellectual property
  • Investigation and crisis management
  • Islamic finance
  • Medico-legal
  • Personal data protection and privacy laws
  • Private client and family business
  • Real estate
  • Regulatory compliance and enforcement
  • Restructuring and insolvency
  • Shipping and maritime
  • Tax and revenue
  • Technology, media and telco
  • Transportation

OUR ACCOLADES

Chambers Asia Pacific Awards (2011, 2012, 2014, 2017 and 2021)
Malaysian Law Firm of the Year

International Financial Law Review (IFLR) Asia-Pacific Awards (2022)
Malaysia Law Firm of the Year

Asian Legal Business Malaysia Law Awards (2022)
Malaysia Law Firm of the Year

Benchmark Litigation Asia-Pacific Awards (2021)
Malaysia Firm of the Year

Chambers Asia Pacific (2019 – 2022)
Band 1 Firm in Corporate/M&A, Dispute Resolution, Employment and Industrial Relations, Intellectual Property and Tax

IFLR 1000 (2019 – 2022)
Top Tier Firm in Corporate/M&A

Asialaw Profiles (2020 and 2021)
Outstanding Firm for Real Estate industry sector
Outstanding Firm for Competition and Antitrust, Construction, Corporate/M&A, Dispute Resolution, Intellectual Property, Labour and Employment and Tax practice areas

Asialaw Profiles 2022
Outstanding Firm for Banking & Financial Services and Real Estate industry sector
Outstanding Firm for Construction, Corporate/M&A, Dispute Resolution, Intellectual Property, Labour and Employment and Tax practice areas

The Legal 500 Asia Pacific (2019 – 2021)
Top Tier Firm for Antitrust and Competition, Banking and Finance, Corporate/M&A, Dispute Resolution, Intellectual Property, Labour and Employment, Real Estate and Construction and Tax

The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2022
Top Tier Firm for Antitrust and Competition, Banking and Finance, Corporate/M&A, Dispute Resolution, Intellectual Property, Labour and Employment, Real Estate and Construction, Shipping and Tax

DepartmentNameEmailTelephone
Managing Partner Dhinesh Bhaskarandhinesh@shearndelamore.com+603 2027 2897
Arbitration & Mediation K Shanti Moganshanti@shearndelamore.com+603 2027 2921
Competition Law & Antitrust K Shanti Moganshanti@shearndelamore.com+603 2027 2921
Competition Law & Antitrust Anand Rajanand@shearndelamore.com+603 2027 2828
Corporate / M&A Datin Grace C G Yeohgcgyeoh@shearndelamore.com+603 2027 2869
Corporate / M&A Marhaini Nordinmarhaini@shearndelamore.com+603 2027 2853
Corporate Secretarial Services Putri Noor Shariza Noordinshariza@shearndelamore.com+603 2027 2826
Dispute Resolution Datin Jeyanthini Kannaperanjeyanthini@shearndelamore.com+603 2027 2849
Dispute Resolution Rabindra S. Nathanrabindra@shearndelamore.com+603 2027 2871
Employment & Administrative Law Sivabalah Nadarajahsivabalah@shearndelamore.com+603 2027 2866
Employment & Administrative Law Vijayan Venugopalvijayan@shearndelamore.com+603 2027 2866
Energy, Natural Resources & Green Technology Datin Grace C G Yeohgcgyeoh@shearndelamore.com+603 2027 2869
Engineering & Construction Rodney Gomezrodney@shearndelamore.com+603 2027 2890
Environmental Dhinesh Bhaskarandhinesh@shearndelamore.com+603 2027 2897
Financial Services Christina S C Kowchristina@shearndelamore.com+603 2027 2786
Financial Services Pamela Kungpamela@shearndelamore.com+603 2027 2688
Healthcare & Life Sciences Timothy Siawtimothy@shearndelamore.com+603 2027 2660
Immigration Suganthi Singamsuganthi@shearndelamore.com+603 2027 2829
Infrastructure & Projects Rodney Gomezrodney@shearndelamore.com+603 2027 2890
Infrastructure & Projects Putri Noor Shariza Noordinshariza@shearndelamore.com+603 2027 2826
Intellectual Property Karen Abrahamkaren@shearndelamore.com+603 2027 2893
Intellectual Property Indran Shanmuganathanindran@shearndelamore.com+603 2027 2873
Islamic Finance Christina Kowchristina@shearndelamore.com+603 2027 2786
Islamic Finance Pamela Kungpamela@shearndelamore.com+603 2027 2688
Investigation & Crisis Management Rajasingam Gothandapanirajasingam@shearndelamore.com+603 2027 2911
Investigation & Crisis Management Sathya Kumardassathya@shearndelamore.com+603 2027 2855
Medico-Legal Dhinesh Bhaskarandhinesh@shearndelamore.com+603 2027 2897
Personal Data Protection & Privacy Laws Rabindra S Nathanrabindra@shearndelamore.com+603 2027 2871
Personal Data Protection & Privacy Laws Timothy Siawtimothy@shearndelamore.com+603 2027 2660
Private Client & Family Business Datin Grace C G Yeohgcgyeoh@shearndelamore.com+603 2027 2869
Private Client & Family Business Yee Mei Kenmkyee@shearndelamore.com+603 2027 2910
Real Estate Datin Anita Balakrishnananita@shearndelamore.com+603 2027 2717
Regulatory Compliance & Enforcement Rabindra S Nathanrabindra@shearndelamore.com+603 2027 2871
Restructuring & Insolvency Datin Jeyanthini Kannaperanjeyanthini@shearndelamore.com+603 2027 2849
Shipping & Maritime Rajasingam Gothandapanirajasingam@shearndelamore.com+603 2027 2911
Tax & Revenue Anand Rajanand@shearndelamore.com+603 2027 2828
Tax & Revenue Irene Yongirene.yong@shearndelamore.com+603 2027 2923
Transportation Rajasingam Gothandapanirajasingam@shearndelamore.com+603 2027 2911
Transportation Lai Wai Fongwaifong@shearndelamore.com+603 2027 2845
Technology, Media & Telco Timothy Siawtimothy@shearndelamore.com+603 2027 2660
Technology, Media & Telco Christina S C Kowchristina@shearndelamore.com+603 2027 2786
China Desk Yee Mei Kenmkyee@shearndelamore.com+603 2027 2910
China Desk Nicholas Tan Choi Chuannicholas.tan@shearndelamore.com+603 2027 2816
India Desk Karen Abrahamkaren@shearndelamore.com+603 2027 2893
India Desk Rajasingam Gothandapanirajasingam@shearndelamore.com+603 2027 2911
Japan Desk Karen Abrahamkaren@shearndelamore.com+603 2027 2893
Japan Desk Irene Yongirene.yong@shearndelamore.com+603 2027 2923
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Karen Abraham  photo Karen Abraham Partner since 2001
Anita Balakrishnan  photo Anita Balakrishnan Partner since 2008
Dhinesh Bhaskaran  photo Dhinesh Bhaskaran Partner since 2001
Millie Chan  photo Millie Chan Consultant
Lorraine Cheah  photo Lorraine Cheah Partner since 1998
Reena Enbasegaram  photo Reena Enbasegaram Partner since 2012 
Rodney Gomez  photo Rodney Gomez Partner since 2001
Rajasingam Gothandapani  photo Rajasingam Gothandapani Partner since 2003
Jeyanthini Kannaperan  photo Jeyanthini Kannaperan Partner since 1997
Wong Kian Jun  photo Wong Kian Jun Partner since 2015
Christina S C Kow  photo Christina S C Kow Partner since 2001
Sathya Kumardas  photo Sathya Kumardas Partner since 2012
Pamela Kung  photo Pamela Kung Partner since 2011
Alexius Lee  photo Alexius Lee Partner since 2012
Jimmy Liew  photo Jimmy Liew Partner since 2010
Michelle C Y Loi  photo Michelle C Y Loi Partner since 2013
Raymond T C Low  photo Raymond T C Low Partner since 2005
Jyeshta Mahendran  photo Jyeshta Mahendran Partner since 2009
Nurulhuda Mansor  photo Nurulhuda Mansor Partner since 2017
Yee Mei Ken  photo Yee Mei Ken Partner since 2005
K Shanti Mogan  photo K Shanti Mogan Partner since 2001
Muralee Nair  photo Muralee Nair Consultant
Rabindra S Nathan  photo Rabindra S Nathan Partner since 1997
Putri Noor Shariza Noordin  photo Putri Noor Shariza Noordin Partner since 2001
Marhaini Nordin  photo Marhaini Nordin Partner since 2006
Foong Pui Chi  photo Foong Pui Chi Partner since 2016
Anand Raj  photo Anand Raj Partner since 2003
Sau Yee Sar  photo Sau Yee Sar Consultant  
Nad Segaram  photo Nad Segaram Partner since 2004
Indran Shanmuganathan  photo Indran Shanmuganathan Partner since 2005
Timothy Siaw  photo Timothy Siaw Partner since 2003
Suganthi Singam  photo Suganthi Singam Partner since 2005
N Sivabalah  photo N Sivabalah Partner since 1995
Ng Swee Kee  photo Ng Swee Kee Consultant and Director of Business Development
Nicholas Tan Choi Chuan  photo Nicholas Tan Choi Chuan Partner since 2015
Toi Tee Toen  photo Toi Tee Toen Partner since 2017
Sagadaven Thangavelu  photo Sagadaven Thangavelu Partner since 2003
Janet Toh  photo Janet Toh Partner since 2011.
VIjayan Venugopal  photo VIjayan Venugopal Partner since 2002
Lai Wai Fong  photo Lai Wai Fong Partner since 2010
Lilien Wong  photo Lilien Wong Partner since 2019
Michelle Wong Min Er  photo Michelle Wong Min Er Partner since 2015
Grace C G Yeoh  photo Grace C G Yeoh Partner since 1997
Koo Yin soon  photo Koo Yin soon Partners since 2021
Irene Yong  photo Irene Yong Partner since 2008
Lai Zhen Pik photo Lai Zhen PikPartner since 2021
Number of lawyers : 100+
Bahasa Malaysia
English
Mandarin and various Chinese and Indian dialects
Japanese
INSOL International
ISDA
ASEAN IPA
Asian Patent Attorneys Association (APPA)
International Trade Mark Association (INTA)
International AntiCounterfeiting Coalition (IACC)
Licensing Executives Society International
International Fiscal Association (IFA)
World Law Group
World Services Group
Employment Law Alliance
Malaysia Australia Business Council
ABA (American Bar Association)
AILA
AIPLA
AIPPI (The International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property)
IBA (International Bar Association)
International Tax Planning Association (ITPA)
Inter-Pacific Bar Association (IPBA)
ITechLaw Association
Malaysian Intellectual Property Association (MIPA)
MIARB
Contacts : Dhinesh Bhaskaran (Managing Partner) | Tel: +603 2027 2897 | Email: dhinesh@shearndelamore.com

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TESTIMONIAL: The firm’s ability to provide sound legal advice with in-depth analysis of complex issues whilst managing tight timelines are amongst its strongest attributes. Technically sound with expertise in many diverse areas of practice, the firm is readily accessible whenever urgent answers and solutions are sought. The firm’s vast experience in handling major corporate transactions enables it to offer unique insights and render commercially sound yet practical advice. Ability to grasp and understand complex issues, identifying critical issues and offering innovative and practical solutions acceptable to all are important valued added skills and attributes that distinguishes the firm from others.


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TESTIMONIAL: “Very proactive in negotiations; fast turnaround of work; understand the client’s needs, requirements and limitations; sound and practical advice; and involvement of senior partners with vast experience and skills.”


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TESTIMONIAL: ‘Shearn Delamore & Co. team provides sound legal advice, in-depth analysis of complex issues and effective & innovative solutions to various issues.”


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TESTIMONIAL: “They have a very reliable, knowledgeable, efficient and hard-working team who help clients in understanding the various issues and suggest best solutions and way forward.”


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TESTIMONIAL: “The firm provides quality and practical advice at a competitive price. Lawyers are very knowledgeable and are leading practitioners in the industry. The firm may be able to invest more in legal tech, as global law firms have done.”


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TESTIMONIAL: “Their advice and solutions have been brilliant and enabled us in making decisions for complex situations.”


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TESTIMONIAL: “The team has the immense ability to understand a lot of new information within a very short period of time related to a business they were previously not familiar with.”