DISPUTE RESOLUTION

DISPUTE RESOLUTION

We provide clients with high quality and practical advice and representation to resolve disputes effectively. 

Our dispute resolution team has experience in various sectors and in a wide variety of disputes. Our lawyers are experienced litigators at both trial and appellate stages, and are also experienced in arbitration proceedings under AIAC (formerly KLRCA), SIAC, ICC and UNCITRAL rules. Among other areas, our team has acted in public law disputes including judicial review proceedings against public bodies.

Our lawyers have represented and continue to represent clients in landmark cases, both in the commercial and corporate fields, and in prominent constitutional and public interest cases in Malaysia.

Areas which we advise on within this practice group include:

We have extensive experience in banking litigation ranging from debt recovery matters to complex syndicated loan disputes, including enforcement of securities and act for financial institutions, security agents and trustees.

Our Dispute Resolution team handles a wide range of contractual disputes including those involving issues of deceit, fraud and conspiracy. Our commercial disputes lawyers have advised on contracts in various sectors and being familiar with industry practice, are able to deliver effective and practical advices and solutions to disputes.

We have a team of lawyers handling construction and engineering disputes via arbitration, litigation and statutory adjudication. We have acted for employers, main contractors and sub-contractors.

Our lawyers are highly experienced in contentious corporate litigation particularly in the areas of shareholder disputes, hostile take-overs and minority actions. Advise, strategy and negotiations in corporate disputes, boardroom tussles and general business disputes come within the ambit of this practice.

Our team of lawyers handle a variety of constitutional and administrative issues, and are frequently consulted by the Malaysian Bar Council, private clients, public authorities and governmental bodies on such issues as well as on law reform relating to these areas of law.

Our lawyers regularly advise on issues and disputes relating to land, compulsory acquisition, development and planning, joint management bodies, tenancies, leases, forfeiture, eviction and possession.

Our civil litigators are also experienced with and handle a wide range of tortious actions including defamation, trespass, negligence and nuisance actions.

Our scope of services includes advising and acting in matters relating to receiverships, insolvencies and corporate rescue mechanisms. We also routinely advise companies in distressed situations on negotiations with creditors and other stake holders. We also assist in recovering and realising assets and in the conduct of liquidations. 

Our team of lawyers has acted, and continue to act, for financial institutions, insolvency practitioners, receivers, liquidators, security agents and trustees in these areas.