Muhammad Haikal Muhammad Suhaimi graduated from International Islamic University Malaysia with a Bachelor of Laws (Hons) in 2021.
He was then called to the Malaysian Bar and was admitted as Advocate & Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya in August 2022.
During his time as an undergrad, he was actively involved and has dedicated a lot of his time in joining mooting competitions such as the 3rd AIAC-ICC Pre Moot for the Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot 2019, the Cyber Law Moot Court Competition 2019 and the RWC-NAMCO Sports Arbitration Mooting Competition 2021 to name a few. During his final year, Haikal served as the Director of the Publication & Media Department for the IIUM Moots Club. Besides mooting, Haikal was also a delegate representing his university for a Malaysia – Thailand cultural exchange program held at the Prince of Songkhla University, Thailand back in 2018.
Upon graduation and to kick-start his legal journey, Haikal joined Messrs Zain Megat & Murad as a Pupil-in Chambers from October 2021 to July 2022 and was attached to the Construction Dispute Resolution team where he was exposed to numerous construction disputes files ranging from adjudication proceeding matters, arbitration disputes as well as post-adjudication litigation disputes. Apart from the construction files, Haikal also dedicated his precious time in assisting with commercial litigation disputes as well as banking & debt recovery matters.
He joined the Firm as an Associate in October 2022 and is currently part of our Litigation & Arbitration Practice Group under the supervision of our Partner, Mohd Wafiy Azman.