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.