Ms Marhaini Nordin > Shearn Delamore & Co > Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia > Lawyer Profile

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

Work Department

  • Corporate / M&A


Partner since 2006


Marhaini’s practice area is primarily M&A and where her experiences other than on acquisitions and takeovers also include securities laws and capital markets work such as Initial Public Offerings (IPOs), placement exercises. Marhaini regularly advise on the offering of securities by foreign corporations. In the area of foreign investments, her practice covers transaction documentation such as joint venture and shareholders agreements. Marhaini’s work covers due diligence for both M&A related as well as regulatory due diligence for public listed companies as part of compliance with regulatory and other requirements. She deals with listed corporations and their group entities as well as private companies. Throughout her years in the Firm, she has handled a variety of corporate and commercial transaction, domestic and cross border transactions and with interest in clients in utility sector, multinationals and companies in a wide array of sectors including ports, power sector, consumer goods, oil and gas and where she has advised on privatization / concession related agreements.     


English, Malay


  • Member, Malaysian Bar
  • Member, International Bar Association (IBA)


  • LL.B (Hons), University of Southampton
  • Certificate in Legal Practice
  • Advocate & Solicitor, High Court of Malaya



Co-authored the following legal publications:

  • The Malaysia Chapter - International Business Acquisitions: Major Legal Issues and Due Diligence 2014, Edited by Ralf Kurney and Michael Whalley, Wolters Kluwer, 4th Edition (2014)
  • The Malaysia Chapter - International Securities Law Handbook 2014, Edited by Jean-Luc Soulier and
  • Marcus Best, Wolters Kluwer, 4th Edition (2014)
  • The Malaysia Chapter - Mergers & Acquisitions Law Guide 2013/14, The 1st Annual Guide to Practicing M&A Law in Asia published by LexisNexis