Nur Amalina Azami is an associate in the Mergers, Acquisitions and Corporate Practice Group. She graduated with LL.B (Hons) from Ahmad Ibrahim Kulliyyah of Laws (AIKOL), International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM) in 2020.
She joined Azmi & Associates as a pupil in March 2020. During her pupillage, she has been trained and exposed to general corporate and property matters under the guidance of our Senior Partner, Dato’ Azmi Mohd Ali as well as litigation and admiralty law under our Partner, Philip Teoh.
She was admitted as an Advocate and Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya in February 2021 and thereafter continue her legal practice with the Firm until today. She is currently part of the Mergers, Acquisitions and Corporate Practice Group under our Partner, Norhisham Abd Bahrin. She assists the team for transactions on mergers and acquisitions, private equity and venture capital, fund investments and other corporate as well as compliance matters.
Among the notable assignments that Amalina has attended since her pupillage days until recently are as follows:
⊕ Assisted in drafting and reviewing agreements for lease of land between Perak State Agricultural Development Corporation (SADC) and a private limited company for the purpose of development and management of public herb garden in Perak;
⊕ Assisted a public listed company in drafting offer letters for renewal of sub-lease of lands for approximately 3000 sub-lessees as part of the due diligence exercise;
⊕ Assisted in drafting cause papers and proceedings involving winding-up and execution of winding-up of private companies in the High Court;
⊕ Assisted in drafting cause papers for matters involving Admiralty Law issues in the High Court and Court of Appeal;
⊕ Assisted a private equity fund management company in conducting due diligence exercises in relation to the setting up of their private equity and venture capital funds as well as for the investments in private local companies;
⊕ Assisted a public listed company in conducting due diligence exercise, advising and preparing the documentations including drafting and reviewing the by-laws in relation to a proposed establishment of Employee Share Option Scheme (ESOS) within the company’s group;
⊕ Assisted in drafting and issuing a legal memorandum to a private Singaporean company regarding capital markets services license in Malaysia;
⊕ Assisted a private Indian company in conducting a due diligence exercise on behalf of the vendor in relation to the proposed sale of up to 100% of the share capital of the holding company; and
⊕ Assisted in drafting and reviewing number of documents such as letters of demand, sale & purchase agreements, shareholders agreements, subscription agreements and joint-venture agreements.