Experience / Expertise:
Alternative Investment Funds (incl. Private Equity)
Anti-Trust / Competition
Banking and Finance
Capital Markets
Compliance / Regulatory
Coporate and M&A
Energy & Natural Resources
Intellectual Property
International Arbitration
Islamic Finance
Litigation and Dispute Resolution
Maritime & Shipping
Projects and Project Financing (incl. Infrastructure)
Real Estate / Construction
Telecommunications, Media and Technology
Restructuring and Insolvency
Applicable Fee Earners

Firm Profile

Azmi & Associates is a full-service Malaysian corporate and commercial law firm based in Kuala Lumpur with branch offices in Johor Bahru and Penang. Presently the 12th largest law firm in Malaysia, comprising more than 85 lawyers and 21 trainee lawyers, we are committed to serving our clients beyond excellence.

The Firm operates on the basis that the Firm would succeed only by delivering prompt, high-quality and cost-effective service to the clientele. Our emphasis on client service and our proactive commitment to excellence have enabled us to build and maintain long-term relationships with local, regional and international businesses, institutions and individuals that depend upon our innovative and practical solutions for both every day and complex matters.

As leading practitioners in our respective fields, and as partners to our clients, we leverage technical, industry and legal knowledge and hands-on experience to serve a diverse client base, from Global MNCs to emerging growth entities, spanning a broad range of industries.

The Firm is reputably known as one of Malaysia’s leading firms in the areas of Mergers & Acquisitions, Capital & Debt Market, Corporate & Commercial, Islamic Finance, Energy & Utilities, Restructuring, Projects, Construction, Privatisation and Financing, Litigation and Arbitration and is also rapidly building its reputations in the areas of Intellectual Property and Information Technology.

Our resources extend globally due to the strength of our international alliances. Azmi & Associates participates actively in the TerraLex network of law firms (based in Florida, USA and comprising 21,000 lawyers across more than 150 jurisdictions), with whom we work closely. We are also a member of First Law International (based in Europe). This means that we can mobilise resources quickly to serve your business interests within and outside of Malaysia.

The Firm has been consistently profiled by distinguished publications as a leading corporate & commercial firm in Malaysia.

Azmi & Associates

Address: 13th Floor, Menara Keck Seng, 203 Jalan Bukit Bintang, 55100 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA

Tel: +603 2118 5000

Fax: +603 2118 5111

Email: general@azmilaw.com

Website: https://www.azmilaw.com/

Managing Director: Ahmad Lutfi Abdull Mutalip

Number of fee earners: 85

Number of offices in Malaysia: 3

Year Established: 2000

Main Practice Areas:

1. Corporate and M&A
2. Banking and Finance
3. Litigation and Dispute Resolution
4. Islamic Finance
5. Real Estate /Construction

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