Dear valued clients, business associates and friends,
Azmi & Associates is pleased to announce the promotion of Wan Nor Nadia W.Ramli and Lim Sheh Ting to the partnership effective 15 November 2021, bringing the number of Partners to 22.
In relation to the promotion, the Managing Partner, Ahmad Lutfi Abdull Mutalip said, “The Firm is optimistic about the current reopening of economy after the COVID-19 pandemic shows sign of phasing out. The Firm is always positive, in reinforcing its partnership lineup despite the market being in a still gloomy mood, the Firm hence is proud to recognise as new partners, two (2) talented and experienced female lawyers, who continue to provide proven results to clients. The promotion is also a testament to the Firm’s commitment to the career advancement of our high performing associates.”
Wan Nor Nadia holds LLB degree honors from International Islamic University of Malaysia with a 2nd Class Upper in 2010 and thereafter proceeded to pursue a Bachelor of Laws (Shariah) degree graduating as the best student overall for her class in 2011.
She started her chambering at Azmi & Associates in September 2011 under Dato’ Azmi Mohd Ali and was called to the Malaysian Bar in August 2012. She then continued to practice with the Firm as an Associate from September 2012 onward and has dedicated her entire practice career with the Firm’s Banking and Financial Services team.
Her key practice areas cover banking & finance, real estates, retail & commercial conveyancing. Wan Nor Nadia experiences include advising banking related clients, on both side of the table, on term financing, federal and state government clients on financing of utility projects, transportation companies on revolving financing facilities and facilitating tenancy agreement/lease agreement for commercial entities.
She has attended a number of sale of office towers, sizable plantation lands, historic residential places, or industrial lands for foreign and local companies.
A recent transaction which she anchored as the key lawyer was a disposal of plantation land by a listed company for a consideration of more than RM420million.
Lim Sheh Ting obtained her LLB and LLM (Commercial Law) from the University of Sheffield, England.
She chambered at Azmi & Associates from December 2009 and was called to the Malaysian Bar in November 2010.
After chambering, Lim Sheh Ting focuses her legal practice on project & infrastructure and real estate & property clienteles. She has practiced at several established local law firms including spending a good 7 years of her over 10 years of legal career with Azmi & Associates which she finally excelled to partnership.
She has handled a broad range of matters including corporate real estate acquisitions and disposals, property development and construction, joint ventures, projects for residential land, strata and individual titles, industrial estates, commercial buildings, hotels and rural properties, property financing, corporate finance, project finance, Islamic banking, syndicated lending, and retail loan matters.
Her recent transaction that she attended to was advising a reputable developer on the acquisition of approximately 14 acres of prime mixed development land in Klang Valley area at the total price up to RM180million as well as advising and managing the said developer’s nine (9) existing housing and mixed development projects.
The Firm is committed to nurturing young talents, entrepreneurial leadership, and innovation to make sure that we deliver transformational services to our clients.
With the promotion that expanded the partnership base of the Firm, and with 55 lawyers and 27 trainee lawyers, the Firm progresses further in its capacity building to offer whole range of legal services to Malaysian and international clients.
Azmi & Associates
17 November 2021