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    • Goh Ka Im - Shearn Delamore & Co
    • D P Naban - Lee Hishammuddin Allen & Gledhill
    • Adeline Wong - Wong & Partners

Lee Hishammuddin Allen & Gledhill’s ‘highly responsive and technically sound’ team is led by DP Naban and the ‘very personable and hardworking’ Saravana Kumar. The pair represented Tenaga Nasional in a RM20bn tax dispute and won two appeals before the Special Commissioners of Income Tax for Petronas. Other clients include British American Tobacco, Maybank and Sunway REIT.

At Shearn Delamore & Co, highlights for Anand Raj included representing Wincor Nixdorf in judicial review proceedings before the High Court regarding import duties and sales tax, and applying for leave to appeal to the Federal Court for Port Dickson Power. Practice head Goh Ka Im acted for a Malaysian company in an appeal before the Special Commissioners of Income Tax.

Wong & Partners’ ‘excellent’ practice is led by the ‘highly judicious and amazingly supportive’ Adeline Wong, who acted for Asian Development Bank in a successful GST exemption application. Other areas of expertise include transfer pricing, trade remedies, wealth planning and litigation at all levels.

Raja, Darryl & Loh successfully represented Hicom–Honda Manufacturing in a precedent–setting High Court case involving capital allowance and reinvestment allowance, and advised healthcare provider Pantai Group on industry–specific GST and income tax issues. Vijey Krishnan heads the practice.

Shook Lin & Bok’s tax practice is headed by Steven Thiruneelakandan. Deputy practice head Sudharsanan Thillainathan represented Arunamari Plantations and others in a dispute in which the Federal Court decided that a tax statute was discriminatory. David Matthew represented Lembaga Pembangunan Industri Pembinaan Malaysia in the Federal Court.

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