Our capabilities cover niche areas such as;
- Advising regulatory and supervisory authorities on the legal and regulatory framework required for certain types of financial services activities;
- Developing new instruments and products for financial institutions;
- Compliance advisory and gap analysis whenever new laws and regulations are introduced.
At the same time, we remain familiar with transactional deals such as corporate financing, sukuk/bond issuance and setting up investment fund. We distinguish ourselves from other law firms by focusing on areas which our experience speaks for itself – our lawyers received international recognitions for their skills and has been engaged as consultants by multilateral organisations such as the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Asian Development Bank (ADB) and Islamic Development Bank (IDB).
Merger and acquisition (M&A) is one of our areas that we focus on. Our lawyers have successfully advised on some of the largest and complex M&A deals including cross border deals. Our wide range of expertise covers energy, banking, insurance and property. We also advise diverse clients on joint venture, shareholding, strategic alliance beyond Malaysian boundary. We also help foreign investors to start their venture in Malaysia and give them legal advisory on their specific commercial deals. We are capable of blending your business needs with local insights to enhance your competitive advantage in the relevant industry. We draft agreements for wide spectrum of commercial activities, including business process and other outsourcing contracts, licensing arrangements, manufacturing and supply agreements and consumer contracts.
CONVEYANCING, PROBATE AND WILL
Conveyancing work has always been our important area of practice since the inception of the firm. We normally handle wide range of land related matters, from subsale to the lease or tenancy of industrial lands. Our conveyancing team is dynamic and innovative when it comes to finding solutions to the complex issues. CSQlaw also sits on empanelment of reputable property developers such as SIME DARBY PROPERTY BERHAD, MAJU KUALA LUMPUR SDN BHD, Syarikat Perumahan Negara Berhad and ASM DEVELOPMENT. We advise property developers on issues with regard to their development, bridging finance and structuring sale of the properties to optimise the development potential. Our team also advises individuals and companies in respect of distribution of estates of the deceased, including applications to the High Court for Grants of Probate and Letter of Administration and application to the Land office for Distribution Orders in respect of small estates. In addition to the foregoing, we advise foreign clients in preparation of their wills, drafting of their wills in respect of Malaysian properties.
Our litigation and dispute resolution team provide services in legal consultation, drafting and preparation of demand notices, trial and appeals relating to civil litigation arising from corporate and commercial disputes, construction law, breach of contracts, employment and labour law including unfair dismissal and constructive dismissal, probates and administration and in cases on infringement of intellectual property rights. We also advise and represent clients in bankruptcy proceedings and other execution proceedings including garnishee proceeding, judgment debtor summons and writ of seizure and sale.