R Rajasurian

R Rajasurian

Partner

Raja is a senior litigation lawyer of 30 years in Malaysia since 1991 and has handled a portfolio of civil cases relating to banking and general loan recovery and debt recovery as well as foreclosure actions and execution proceedings, family law, probate and succession matters and late delivery matters involving developers. In 1994 he briefly joined a company as a manager/corporate counsel to manage its legal and corporate affairs and liaise with government authorities to ensure compliance with regulations and guidelines.  His exposure to the corporate world has complemented and greatly enhanced his legal knowledge. In 1996 he returned to legal practice and handled mainly civil litigation ranging from banking to industrial law matters and had also provided in house training in loan recovery arrears for bank officers of the banks and financial institutions including Oriental Bank Berhad, BSN Commercial Bank (M) Berhad, United Merchant Finance Berhad, Mayban Finance Berhad, Bank Muamalat Malaysia Berhad, amongst others. Raja has represented various industries such as financial institutions and government-linked companies, developers, contractors and sub-contractors in litigation disputes and has acted over the years for Boustead Naval Shipyard SdnBhd, Malaysian Maritime & Dredging Corporation SdnBhd, Jotun SdnBhd, PPG Performance Coatings (M) SdnBhd, Faber Group Berhad, PLUS Berhad, Propel Berhad, Ranhill Berhad and its subsidiaries amongst others. He has appeared before the Federal Court, Court of Appeal, High Court, Subordinate Courts and Industrial Court and has been engaged as counsel for other law firms in civil disputes and a number of cases conducted by him have been cited in the Malaysian Law Journal (MLJ) and Current Law Journal (CLJ).

AREAS OF PRACTICE
Dispute Resolution

PROFESIONAL MEMBERSHIPS
Member, Malaysian Bar
Member, the Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn, England and Wales

EDUCATION
LLB (Hons), University of London
Barrister-at-Law, Lincoln’s Inn