Azmi & Associates is delighted to share the prestigious recognition bestowed upon our Senior Partner, Dato’ Azmi Mohd Ali, and Partner, Philip Teoh, by Asialaw 2023 Lawyer Ratings. In these esteemed rankings, they have been honoured as Distinguished Practitioners, specifically acknowledged for their exceptional expertise in the areas of Corporate/M&A and Shipping, respectively.
Asialaw’s 2023 Lawyer Ratings bestow the title of Distinguished Practitioner upon those legal professionals who have demonstrated exceptional leadership and expertise within the Asian legal landscape. This distinguished status is attained through a rigorous evaluation process, encompassing extensive research, meticulous submissions, peer reviews, and invaluable client feedback. Distinguished Practitioners are renowned for their consistent record of success, underpinned by a sterling reputation substantiated by glowing client testimonials. Their strategic guidance in navigating high-profile transactions and resolving complex disputes positions them as preeminent authorities in their respective domains. This accolade stands as a testament to their remarkable contributions to advancing the legal profession and enhancing the Firm’s achievements.
Dato’ Azmi is a seasoned practitioner with 38 years of accumulated experience and a leading corporate lawyer in Malaysia, specialising in mergers & acquisitions, joint ventures, cross-border transactions, project finance, privatisation, energy, oil and gas, and foreign investments.
His expertise has earned him numerous awards and recognitions, including the prestigious International Law Office 2016 Clients Choice Award for Malaysia in Mergers & Acquisitions.
Philip Teoh, a legal expert with over 33 years of experience in shipping, maritime, logistics, insurance, international trade, and arbitration, is an advocate and solicitor in the High Court of Malaya and the Supreme Court of Singapore.
He is also the author of key Practitioners Texts and is an Arbitrator on key Maritime and other International Arbitration Centres of AIAC, ICC, SCMA, LMAA, KCAB, AABD, Brunei, CAAI Taiwan, LCIA. He also regularly appears at all levels of Malaysian Courts up to the Apex Federal Court.
Furthermore, Azmi & Associates takes pride in its recognition within the esteemed Recommended Tier across several pivotal practice areas. These include Corporate and Mergers and Acquisitions, Banking & Finance, and Shipping, where the Firm’s exceptional capabilities and commitment to excellence continue to earn commendation.
For inquiries or legal assistance, please do not hesitate to reach out to us. Your success is our priority, and we are ready to assist you in navigating the complexities of the legal landscape.
Link to the report: https://www.asialaw.com/Jurisdiction/Malaysia/Rankings/354#lawyers
Azmi & Associates
10 October 2023