We have expertise in the following areas including the drafting of the “master standards” for financial institutions:

  • Acquisition finance
  • Asset-based lending / finance leasing
  • Bridging finance
  • Islamic finance (including bonds issuance and retail lending)
  • Project finance
  • Real estate finance (including retail lending)
  • Securitisation
  • Syndicated loans
  • Trade finance
  • Unit trusts
Building and Construction
  • Arbitration
  • Commercial developments
  • Industrial and plants developments
  • Infrastructure projects
  • Mining projects
  • Residential developments
  • Telecommunication projects
  • Turnkey projects
Capital Markets

We cover both debt and equity markets and have represented issuers and underwriters/managers in initial public offerings at Bursa Malaysia. Our scope of work includes advice, documentations, and legal due diligence.

Our expertise includes:

  • Initial public offerings (IPOs), secondary and follow-on stock offerings
  • Bonds issuance
  • Islamic finance
  • Private equity finance
  • Private placements
Civil Litigation
  • Various aspects of civil litigation
Commercial Law

This is a diverse practice area and the following is a sample of the services that we offer;

  • Distributorship, franchising & licensing
  • Extraction agreements (e.g., timber)
  • Insurance
  • Sale of Goods
  • Services
Conveyancing and Land Laws

We deal with all land matters in Sarawak including the following:

  • Commercial leases and tenancies (including offices, shopping malls)
  • Development agreements for residential and commercial properties
  • Sale and purchase of landed property
  • Security documents upon land interests
  • Strata-titled properties and management corporation
  • Disputes arising regarding land matters including Native Customary Rights
Corporate Laws

We deal with all land matters in Sarawak including the following:

  • Incorporation of companies
  • Corporate governance issues
  • Equity offering in capital markets
  • Joint venture and partnership agreements
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Take-overs
  • Legal due diligence
Dispute Resolution & Litigation
  • Admiralty actions
  • Contractual disputes
  • Estate and probate disputes
  • Industrial relations and labour law
  • Intellectual property infringement
  • Property and land disputes: including Native Customary Rights
  • Recovery litigation: including debt collection, bankruptcy and insolvency, enforcement, foreclosure and execution
  • Torts: full spectrum including negligence, libel & defamation, nuisance & statutory torts

Alternative Dispute Resolution

  • Arbitration
  • Mediation
Estate, Probate & Wills
  • Probate and letters of administration: including tracing of assets in foreign jurisdictionsAdministration of Estates: including resealing of probates in foreign jurisdictions
  • Wills drafting, updating and storage
  • Inheritance disputes
  • General Insurance
  • Marine Insurance
Intellectual Property
  • Registration of trade and service marks
  • Franchising and licensing
  • Infringement litigation
Labour Law
  • Industrial court matters
Privatisation and government
  • Privatisation and corporatisation of statutory bodies and governmental agencies (e.g. the ports of Sarawak and statutory bodies involved in plantation, waters, rivers and roads)
  • Conducting feasibility studies for projects
Recovery and Insolvency
  • Corporate insolvency litigation on behalf of liquidators, receivers and managers
  • Debt collection for banks and charge card companies including foreclosure, bankruptcy and execution proceedings
Shipping and Admiralty
  • Admiralty actions
  • Marine Insurance
  • Shipping matters
  • Full spectrum of torts