Ahmad Iqbal Rohaizan

Ahmad Iqbal Rohaizan

Ahmad Iqbal Rohaizan graduated from International Islamic University Malaysia with a First Class in Bachelor of Laws (LLB (Hons)) in 2022. Up until recently, he had just graduated from International Islamic University Malaysia, with a First Class in Bachelor of Laws (Shariah) (LLB(S) (Hons)) in 2023.

He was previously attached to Messrs Sofiah Ariffin & Nor Asma, in his hometown of Alor Setar, Kedah, back in July 2021. During his attachment days, he has experienced several litigations works, ranging from preparation of cause papers, drafting opinions and letters, as well as conducting legal research. He was also involved in conveyancing matters, with trainings on preparation of the legal documents.

He was an active student back in his varsity day. He engaged in IIUM Moots and Client Consultation Club, serving as a board member for two tenures. As an oralist he had partaken in numerous mooting competitions, ranging from international commercial arbitration, like Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot and constitutional litigation, such as KL Bar e-Moot Court Competition 2020. He had also acted as student coach for several competitions. Apart from mooting experiences, he had served as a committee member of the Welfare & Spirituality Secretariat of IIUM Law Student Society, and volunteered in edutainment programme for aborigines, organized by Titian Asli Club.

His Master is our Senior Partner, Dato’ Azmi Mohd Ali. He is passionate in dispute resolution.

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Ahmad Iqbal Rohaizan

Trainee Solicitor

Direct Line:
+603 2118 5170

E-mail:
ahmadiqbal@azmilaw.com

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Nur Syahidah Athirah Abd Karim

Nur Syahidah Athirah Abd Karim

Nur Syahidah Athirah Abd Karim graduated from International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM) with LL.B (Hons) in 2022 and graduated from the same with LL.B (Shariah) (Hons) in 2023. She completed both with First Class degrees. She was also the award recipient for Best Student in Evidence subject.

Before commencing her pupillage, she has undergone the attachment programme in the Commercial Litigation Department at Hisham Sobri & Kadir during her university days. During her attachment, she had the opportunity to assist the litigation practice group with drafting cause papers, conducting legal researches and producing several write-ups where she was exposed to commercial litigation such as cases involving capital reduction and company winding up.

She was an active student engaging in several leadership roles organized by IIUM such as being the Vice Secretary of the Muslim Youth Legal Interest Group (MYLIG) which is a subsidiary of the Law Students Society of IIUM Law Faculty. The group mainly organised programmes focused to facilitate IIUM law students to be exposed to legal practice.  She was also the Head of Bureau of Sports, Arts and Sustainability Club of the Law Students Society IIUM. She actively volunteered for event involving refugees such as the Rohingya children refugees where she acted in the capacity of the Program Coordinator in coordinating and overseeing the programme.

Her field of interest is in Corporate and Commercial Law as well as Banking and Islamic finance.

Her Master is our Partner, Norazlianaliza Supar.

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Nur Syahidah Athirah Abd Karim

Trainee Solicitor

Direct Line:
+603 2118 5170

E-mail:
athirah.karim@azmilaw.com

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Irdina Jamal

Irdina Jamal

Irdina Jamal graduated from Cardiff University with a LLB (Hons) in 2021 and was subsequently admitted to the Bar of England and Wales by The Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn upon the completion of the LLM Bar Training Course.

Prior commencing her pupillage, Irdina worked as a paralegal in the tax team at RDS Partnership where she mainly assisted cases involving indirect taxes involving contentious and non-contentious matters. Further, Irdina was given the opportunity to shadow a High Court Judge in the Cardiff Civil Justice Centre covering matters of family law in 2022. She has also undergone an internship at Azmi & Associates in July 2021 where she explored various practice areas such as real estate, corporate & commercial and employment law.

During her university days, Irdina has acted as the student representative for Cardiff University to Lincoln’s Inn (2021/22) and was part of the Malaysian Student Society of Cardiff University Committee (2020/21). She also has taken part in internal mock trial competitions and was an active participant in online seminars and vacation schemes focusing on corporate law.

She has a developing interest in litigation and arbitration. Her Master is our Partner, Abu Daud Abd Rahim.

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Irdina Jamal

Trainee Solicitor

Direct Line:
+603 2118 5170

E-mail:
irdina@azmilaw.com

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Mohammad Hafiz Mohd Zaki

Mohammad Hafiz Mohd Zaki

Mohammad Hafiz Mohd Zaki graduated from International Islamic University Malaysia while possessing a Bachelor of Laws (First Class) and Bachelor of Laws (Shariah) (Second Class Upper).

With deepest interest in Shariah, he was fully sponsored by Cagamas Berhad to pursue a double degree. As young as in foundation, he has published a paper entitled Mediation vs Sulh: A Comparative Study in the International Conference on Alternative Dispute Resolution. Later, he was appointed as Research Assistant to do a research on Islamic Banking pertaining AKPK and Microfinancing.

He has undergone the attachment at Rafidah Yacob & Associates Johor Bahru where he has focused to handle shariah court cases. He was mandated by his master to draft a full written submission on Kellysha’s Case on the issue of mut’ah, arrears maintenance and maintenance during iddah. This case was the first case he won as an internship student that has contributed in managing this case. Later, he worked as paralegal handling the shariah court cases at Farhana Izyan & Co in Kuala Lumpur while accomplishing his second degree.

Despite being a Cagamas Scholar and Research Assistant, he has actively engaged with Student Union for being a tribunal committee for Student Union General Election. Besides, he also has served as representative of Ahmad Ibrahim Kuliyyah of Laws for table discussion of Kongres Melayu 2019.

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Mohammad Hafiz Mohd Zaki

Trainee Solicitor

Direct Line:
+607 267 0508

E-mail:
hafiz.zaki@azmilaw.com

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Abdul Karim Ariez Mohd Nur Harris

Abdul Karim Ariez Mohd Nur Harris

Abdul Karim Ariez Mohd Nur Harris graduated from Universiti Malaya with a LL.B (Hons) in 2022.

He had the opportunity to undergo an internship with PETRONAS under Group Legal, in Legal Downstream Department and was placed in the Legal Pengerang Integrated Complex division in August 2021. Throughout the internship period, he had the opportunity to assist his supervisor in drafting and reviewing agreements between external parties and subsidiaries, took responsibility for the classification of hundreds of agreements transitioning to LIBOR interest rate, and conducted substantial research on company and criminal law. He was also a paralegal at Mohanadass Partnership in February 2023 where he helped prepare cause papers, assisted the partners in trial and hearing preparation, and conducted substantial research on construction and employment law.

Karim was an active student in both academics and extra-curricular activities. In his second year of studies, he held the position of Head of the Faculty Achievements bureau of UM Law Review – a student-run legal publication body – where he was tasked to interview, write, and edit articles on achievements of Faculty members and alumni. In addition, he was also the founder and secretary of ECOLAWGY UM where he helped organised environment-related programs inside and outside of the Faculty.

Karim was also an active volunteer outside the varsity, having volunteered with Rumah Kita, which provides temporary housing, nourishment, pre- and post-natal care for young women, and also taught in the Chin Student Organisation, a school for the Chin community. His field of interest is in Corporate and Commercial Law. He intends to strengthen his knowledge on these matters and continue to venture into the realms of corporate practice in the future.

His Master is our Partner, Norazlianaliza Supar.

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Abdul Karim Ariez Mohd Nur Harris

Trainee Solicitor

Direct Line:
+603 2118 5170

E-mail:
karimariez@azmilaw.com

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Kong Yie Xuan

Kong Yie Xuan

Kong Yie Xuan graduated from Cardiff University with a Second Class (Upper Division) LL.B (Hons) in 2021.

Yie Xuan then further pursued her Bar Training Course at Cardiff University and was a member of the Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn. She completed her Bar Training Course and was subsequently called to the Bar of England and Wales on the 28th July 2022 as a member of the Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn.

She was one of the presenter of the Malaysia Foundation Programme Poster Showcase at Heriot-Watt University Malaysia providing innovation resolution ideas on effective learning.

Her Master is our Partner, Wan Nor Nadia W. Ramli.

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Kong Yie Xuan

Trainee Solicitor

Direct Line:
+603 2118 5170

E-mail:
kongyiexuan@azmilaw.com

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Muhammad Firdaus Mohd Jeffri

Muhammad Firdaus Mohd Jeffri

Muhammad Firdaus graduated from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM) with a LLB (Hons) in 2021.

During his study days, he was attached to Messrs Nazri Azmi Islinda in June 2020 as an attachment student where he was exposed mainly to conveyancing work and was trained to draft Sale and Purchase Agreements and prepare loan documents for the clients. He has also undergone an internship as judicial clerk in the Research Unit Office of the Chief Registrar, Federal Court of Malaysia in August 2019 where he had the privilege to assist Federal Court Judges by conducting researches on wide issues of law.

He was active students participating in events organised by Persatuan Undang-Undang UKM as well as others, such as being a committee in Jessup Mooting Competition (2018), UKM Mock Trial (2018), High Level Round Table Discussion Budapest on Cybercrime (2019), and Tunku Jaafar Conference (2020).

He has been seconded to Prudenz Corporatehouse, a corporate secretarial services company.

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Muhammad Firdaus Mohd Jeffri

Associate

Direct Line:
+603 2110 5888

E-mail:
firdaus@azmilaw.com

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Nurul Atiqah Abu Bakar

Nurul Atiqah Abu Bakar

Nurul Atiqah Abu Bakar graduated with Bachelor of Laws degree from the University Sultan Zainal Abidin in 2021 and was admitted as an Advocate & Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya on 25 November 2022.

She commenced pupillage at Messrs Amin Petra & Partners in 2021 to 2022 under the supervision and guidance of Senior Partner, Mr Noramin Petra Bin Nor Hanapiah.

During her pupillage, she was given the opportunity to handle various areas of practice encompassing Conveyancing which include drafting sale and purchase agreements, loan documentation, and drafting tenancy agreements. Secondly, Corporate and Commercial Law involving secretarial matters and intellectual property. Next, Civil Litigation which includes accident cases, general litigation involving debt recovery, defamation, land dispute, and probate and administration matters. Lastly, Criminal Litigation.

She joined the Firm in March 2023 as an Associate and is currently part of the Financial Service practice group under the supervision of our Partner, Wan Nor Nadia W.Ramli.

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Nurul Atiqah Abu Bakar

Associate

Direct Line:
+603 2118 5049

E-mail:
atiqahabubakar@azmilaw.com

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Raja Muhamad Zulqarnain Raja Abd Rahman

Raja Muhamad Zulqarnain Raja Abd Rahman

Raja Muhamad Zulqarnain obtained his LL.B Hons from Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM). He commenced his pupillage in 2020 and was called to the Malaysian Bar in 2021. Back in his alma mater, he was elected President of the Moot Club and participated in various mooting competitions himself. He is now serving his second year of practice, with his main practice area being civil litigation. 

To date, he has been entrusted to:

• advise and represent clients in a variety of highly contentious civil and commercial disputes;   

• orally submit in numerous occasions up to the Court of Appeal;

• conduct review exercises on documents including employment contracts, partnership agreements and service level agreements; and

• initiate and/or oppose complex applications including normal and pre-action discoveries, removal of private caveat on an ex-parte basis, termination & setting aside of winding-up orders, intervention of winding-up proceedings, and Mareva injunctions.

Zulqarnain had represented clients in various disputes up to the Federal Court. These disputes include, among others, recovery of loan facilities, injunction against a receiver & manager and a debenture-holder, trademark infringements, wrongful termination of service level agreements, pre-action discovery of confidential documents, judicial review of a statutory body’s decision, and breach of an independent verification & validation agreement.

On his free time, Zulqarnain enjoys writing legal articles and judging international moot competitions.

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Raja Muhamad Zulqarnain Raja Abd Rahman

Associate

Direct Line:
+ 603 2118 5088

Mobile Phone:
+ 6019 260 3863

E-mail:
zulqarnain@azmilaw.com

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Ammera Hadi

ammera Hadi

Ammera Hadi graduated from Universiti Teknologi MARA with a Second Class (Upper Division) LL.B (Hons) in 2017.

In 2018, she underwent her pupillage at Messrs. Tan Norizan & Associates where she was retained upon her admission as an advocate and solicitor of the High Court of Malaya. In 2020, she joined Messrs. K K Lim.

Ammera practices in a wide area of civil litigation including contractual, commercial, tortious and construction disputes. She is also experienced in representing clients in land acquisitions. Ammera enjoys serving as committee member to the Malaysian Bar and her state Bar. She has served as a member of Selangor Bar’s Civil Practice & Court Liaison Sub-Committee, Human Rights, The Environment & Gender Equality Sub-Committee and Young Lawyers & Pupils Sub-Committee.

Currently, Ammera is serving as a committee member of the Malaysian Bar’s Women’s Rights Committee and National Young Lawyers and Pupils Committee. During her free time, she enjoys attending legal talks and courses and writing legal articles.

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Ammera Hadi

Senior Associate 2

Direct Line:
+ 603 2118 5037

Mobile Phone:
+ 6013 251 9843

E-mail:
ammera@azmilaw.com

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