Asia Business Law Journal reveals Malaysia’s best private practice lawyers. Wilda Fong reports
To be one of Malaysia’s top 100 lawyers, you must have the “utmost professionalism and a vast amount of experience and knowledge”, according to Desmond Raju, head of legal of Malaysian Football League, when describing Faisal Moideen, managing partner at Moideen & Max. Simply put, “[Faisal] is a brilliant lawyer,” he adds.
Deepak Pillai, a partner at Christopher Lee & Ong “is an authority when it comes to technology in Malaysia. He is very experienced and up to date with his advice,” according to Norman Ho, a partner at Rajah & Tann in Singapore.
Gerardine Loggere, managing director of Tatum (KL), Malaysia, says, “Leonard supported my company on a complicated dispute … his professionalism and way of working is more than excellent,” when describing Leonard Yeoh, a partner at Tay & Partners.
Mohamed Goush Marikan, senior partner at Goush Marikan Law Practice in Singapore, says of Arun Krishnalingam, a senior partner at Sativale Mathew Arun: “Arun is an excellent counsel. He gives practical advice and has a very good grasp of the law. He is very sharp and effective in court.”