Corporate Advisory and Transactions

Commercial Contracts
We are able to draw from our broad based and in-depth knowledge of industries and regulatory regime to advise on, draft and negotiate commercial contracts including distribution, technical assistance, licensing, operating, supply and warehousing agreements.

The team is well positioned to furnish regulatory advice on the following:

  • equity participation, board requirements
  • capital requirements
  • licensing requirements
  • employment law issues
  • requirements in relation to ownership/lease of lands, construction of buildings, factories, environmental requirements, occupational health and safety requirements
  • acquisition of lands, lease of lands
  • exchange control requirements
  • financing requirements
  • franchise and licensing issues

Corporate Governance

We advise clients on corporate governance issues under the Malaysian Code of Corporate Governance as well as governance issues set out in other legislations.
We advise clients in respect of investments in a broad spectrum of industry. The in-depth experience of the team in the various sectors of the economy, the regulatory regime and applicable practice areas assists the clients in deciding on the most appropriate and efficient structure for their investments. On completion of the investment, we advise clients on matters arising or incidental to such investments.

We advise on corporatisation and privatisation of projects. We act for the government, government-linked corporation, purchasers, underwriters and financial institutions.

Venture Capital and Private Equity

We assist start-ups, sponsors, investors to structure the investments and to prepare the documentation. The clients include offshore private equity firms which we assist in their investments into Malaysian companies by conducting due diligence and advising, commenting on the structure of the investment and drafting the transactional documentation.