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Shearn Delamore & Co. 

Size of Organization: 50
Year Established: 1905
Web Site: http://www.shearndelamore.com

Telephone: +603 2027 2727
Fax: +603 2078 5625; +603 2078 2376

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Shearn Delamore & Co. is one of the oldest law firms in Malaysia and has evolved over the last ten decades into one of the largest, providing a comprehensive range of services to a broad spectrum of clients from private individuals to the largest multinationals.

The firm has 48 partners, 2 consultants, 52 legal assistants and more than 280 support staff in its Kuala Lumpur and Penang offices.

Shearn Delamore & Co. consists of 15 practice groups: Competition Law & Antitrust, Corporate and Commercial, Dispute Resolution, Employment and Administrative Law, Energy, Natural Resources and

Green Technology, Environmental, Financial Services, Immigration, Infrastructure and Projects, Intellectual Property, Personal Data Protection and Privacy Laws, Real Estate, Regulatory Compliance and Enforcement, Tax and Revenue, and Telecommunications, Media and Technology.

Our Accolades:

Chambers Asia Pacific 2012 Awards — Malaysian Law Firm of the Year

Eighteen (18) of our Partners are recommended as Leaders in their Fields for Chambers Asia Pacific 2012

IFLR1000 2012 - Recommended Firm of the Year

Who's Who Legal Country & State Awards 2012 — Malaysia Firm of the Year

Asian Legal Business (ALB) awarded the Temasek Holdings (Private) - Khazanah Nasional Berhad Joint Development deal as the M&A Deal of the Year at the ALB SE Asia Law Awards 2012.

INTERCONTINENTAL FINANCE 2012 Continent Awards - One of the Winners in Asia

Asialaw Profiles 2012 ranks Shearn Delamore & Co. a first tier firm in:

Corporate / M&A

Dispute Resolution

Intellectual Property

Labour & Employment


The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2012 ranks Shearn Delamore & Co. a first tier firm in:

Corporate and M&A

Dispute resolution

Intellectual property

Islamic finance

Real estate and construction


Based on the nominations and testimonials of the in-house counsel surveyed as part of the 2012 ASIAN-MENA COUNSEL - In-House Community 'Representing Corporate Asia & Middle East Survey' - Shearn Delamore & Co has been named an ASIAN-MENA COUNSEL 'IN-HOUSE COMMUNITY FIRM OF THE YEAR' in Malaysia for the following categories:

Anti-Trust/ Competition


Litigation and Dispute Resolution

Maritime & Shipping


Most Responsive Domestic Firm

Chambers Global (2006, 2007, 2008 and 2009 editions) ranked Shearn Delamore & Co. as one of Malaysia's leading firms in Banking and Finance, and Corporate/Mergers and Acquisitions.

Shearn Delamore & Co is one of the recommended firms for Malaysia by the International Financial Law Review (IFLR) 1000 (2006/2007, 2007/08, 2008/09 and 2009/2010 Editions), particularly in these areas of practice:

Banking and Project Finance

Capital Markets

Mergers and Acquisitions

ACQ Finance Magazine (UK) named Shearn Delamore & Co. as Full Service Law Firm of the Year 2009 - Malaysia.

The Firm has been selected by WHO'SWHOLEGAL (the Official Research Partner of the International Bar Association) as Firm of the Year: Malaysia in the 2006 and 2007 Who's Who Legal Awards.

The Firm is also the Malaysia Leading Intellectual Property Firm in Trade Mark Prosecution and Trade Mark / Copyright Contentious (2006, 2007, 2008 and 2009) and the Malaysia Leading Intellectual Property Firm in Patent Contentious (2006, 2007 and 2008 and, 2009) and Malaysia Leading Intellectual Property Firm in Patent Prosecution (2009) based on the MIP World Intellectual Property Survey.

Shearn Delamore & Co. was named the Malaysia Intellectual Property Firm of the Year (Global Awards 2006 and 2007) by Managing Intellectual Property (MIP), a member of the Euromoney Legal Media Group.

Shearn Delamore & Co. also maintains extensive global network links with foreign law firms and multilateral agencies and our lawyers are active members or office bearers of organisations such as the American Bar Association (ABA), American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA), American Malaysian Chamber of Commerce (AMCHAM), Asean Intellectual Property Association (Asean IPA), Asian Patent Attorneys Association (APAA), International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI), Employment Law Alliance (ELA), EU-Malaysian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (EUMCCI), Inter-Pacific Bar Association (IPBA), International Bar Association (IBA), International Fiscal Association (IFA) Malaysia, International Insolvency Practitioners Association (INSOL), International Tax Planning Association (ITPA), International Trademark Association (INTA), The Chinese Chamber of Commerce and Industry of KL and Selangor (KLSCCCI), Lawasia, Licensing Executives Society International (LESI), The Association of European Trade Mark Owners (MARQUES), International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), Malaysian International Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MICCI), Medico-legal Societies, the World Law Group (WLG) and the World Services Group (WSG).


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