Key engagements & Experience

Arbitration

Construction

Successfully represented a Labuan Offshore company, as co-counsel, in an International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) arbitration for its claims against a listed entity in India (with Singapore as the sea of arbitration) in relation to various “packages” of work of an Oil & Gas Project in Myanmar. 

Energy & Insurance

Acted as co-counsel together with a Singaporean law firm, in a dispute between the insured and insurers arising from breakdown of a steam turbine in one of the largest power plant in Malaysia, resulting in losses to the insured of approximately RM270million. 

 

In the same dispute, acted as co-counsel, in court proceedings filed by the insurers to restrain arbitration proceedings commenced by the insured (Allianz General Insurance Company (M) Bhd & Ors v Kapar Energy Ventures Sdn Bhd [2016] MLJU 1515) and successfully applied for a stay of the court proceedings commenced by the insurers (Allianz General Insurance Company (M) Bhd & Ors v Kapar Energy Ventures Sdn Bhd [2016] MLJU 1196)

Oil & Gas

Advised and represented an International Oil & Gas company in relation to a dispute arising out of the construction of a Semi Floating Production System in offshore, Sabah, Malaysia, where the potential quantum of dispute was in the region of USD3billion. 

Reinsurance 

Advised and represented an Insurance Company, as co-counsel, in arbitration proceedings, and another Insurance Company in Indonesia in international arbitration proceedings (with Indonesia as the seat of arbitration), on their respective reinsurance claims against a Tunisian Reinsurance Company registered in Labuan, Malaysia. The quantum of various claims amounted to more than RM35million. 

Telecommunications 

Advised and acted for a mobile virtue network operator (MVNO), as co-counsel, in arbitration proceedings against one of Malaysia’s biggest telecommunication company. 

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