Our areas of Practice

Civil and Commercial Litigation

We have extensive experience in all forms of litigation, from debt recovery, employment disputes, commercial disputes, intellectual property matters, and landlord and tenant disputes to complex commercial disputes, whether in the Industrial Court, High Court or Appellate Level. We also deal with all forms of Alternative Dispute Resolution, including domestic or international arbitration and mediation.

 

Debt Restructuring, Liquidation and Receivership

We advise regularly on debt restructuring exercise including property set-offs and settlement via issuance of private debt securities and other securities. Our experience in this area includes:

Negotiating, structuring and drafting of restructuring schemes i.e. schemes of arrangement under the Malaysian Companies Act 2016 including application for restraining order, vesting order and other ancillary orders.

Companies liquidation and receivership including voluntary winding up (including members’ and creditors’ winding up) and winding up through court order including other interlocutory proceedings such as appointment of private liquidator.

Employment Law

We regularly advise on employment law, including drafting of contracts of employment and service agreements, preparation of manuals and handbooks, dealing with redundancies and terminations and drafting of compromise agreements. We represent both employers and employees in all aspects of employment law, whether contentious or non-contentious.

Construction Contracts

We are well versed and are able to provide the necessary technical and legal advise for parties entering into any Construction Contract and are actively engaged in proceedings involving the Construction Industry Payment and Adjudication Act 2012(CIPAA 2012) which offers speedy dispute resolution of payment disputes under construction contract via Statutory Adjudication. With our wealth of experience in this area Adjudication can be an efficient manner of resolving payment disputes in the construction industry.

Business Law

We frequently deal with most aspects of corporate law. We deal with all aspects of commercial law, from the establishment and administration of companies, vetting of company articles, shareholders agreements and trading agreements, to dealing with litigation and disputes, debt recovery, and insolvency.

Wills and Probate

We regularly handle private client matters, drafting wills and planning of estates, dealing with the estates and grants of probate. We are also able to deal with complex litigation involving estate and also complicated situation involving the administration of an estate.

Commercial Property and Residential Conveyancing

We handle a wide range of property matters, both commercial and residential. We have acted on all aspects of property work including the handling of property investment portfolios, developments, the sale and acquisition of commercial and residential properties, commercial leases, licences, property disputes, landlord and tenant matters, and leasehold enfranchisement. We have wide experience in all aspects of finance and mortgages of property transactions.

Banking Litigation

We have extensive experience in debt recovery through years of experience acting for financial institution. We are able to advise and act on behalf of our client in relation to all kind of debt recovery litigation such as credit card, personal loan, hire purchase, staff loan and also foreclosure matter. We are extensively experienced in this are and will be able to provide a dedicated and efficient service and at all times liaise with our client to improve the efficiency of their own internal department with the aim and goal to reduce to a minimum the non-performing debts.