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Employment Law and Industrial Relations

Employment law has become increasingly complex in view of numerous status which protect the rights and interest of workers / employees. In view of such complexities, we are focused in practical outcomes which benefit both the Employer and the Employee.

We offer practical solutions by providing “hands on” advise in respect of disputes which arise in the work place.

The scope of work extends to:-

  • Reorganisations and retrenchment of work force to ensure companies operate profitably and efficiently.
  • Drafting of Contracts of Employment and HR Policies to ensure that they are in compliance with local legislation.
  • Preparation of performa letters to assist in management of indiscipline and misconduct which is consistent with the legal requirements for fairness and just cause.
  • Assisting with setting up of a domestic inquiry panel to investigate any allegations of misconduct.
  • Drafting of necessary documentation for the performance improvement process within organisations.
  • Industrial Court/Labour Court Representation 

Criminal Defence

Our counsels are experienced and tenacious in undertaking criminal defence representation of diverse nature inclusive of cases where prosecutions are carried out by the Attorney-General’s Chambers, Securities Commission Malaysia, Central Bank of Malaysia, Royal Malaysian Police Force, Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission, Royal Customs and Excise, Immigration Department, Employees Provident Fund Board, Road Transport Department, Health Ministry, the Forestry and Wild Life Departments and other statutory bodies. Primarily, we focus on “white-collar” crimes involving all forms of commercial, corporate and securities fraud. Our lawyers have dealt with several high profile criminal cases in Malaysia.

Our criminal practice area extends to:

  • Possession of drugs under the Dangerous Drugs Act 1952
  • Drug trafficking
  • Gaming
  • Cheating / Forgery / Fraud
  • Criminal breach of trust
  • Theft
  • Assault and battery
  • Habeas corpus applications
  • Handling stolen property
  • Offences under the Road Transport Act
  • Offences pertaining to illegal travel documents / immigration laws under the Immigration Act
  • Offences under the Customs Act
  • Offences under the Anti-Money Laundering Act 2001
  • Offences under the Securities Industry Act 1983/Capital Markets and Services Act 2007
  • Bribery and Corruption