Albar & Partners

Malaysia

Analysis

Overview

Comprising over 100 lawyers, Albar & Partners primarily focuses on banking and finance, capital markets and corporate and M&AIt is known for its breadth of experience in banking and finance transactions, including corporate and syndicated lending, Islamic finance and sukuk issuancesasset finance and project financeThe firm represents both local and international financial institutions including investment banks, commercial banks, insurance companies, as well as borrowers across various industry sectors. In addition, the firm is also active in M&A, IPOs, joint ventures, private equity and regulatory mattersSwee Loong Chung and Lily Chea Li Tan are key partners at the firm.

Client feedback 

Provides legal advice on debt capital market requirement. – Capital markets 

Clear legal advice. Innovative and out-of-the-box thinking. – Capital markets 

Swee Loong Chung 

Innovative approach. Problem-solving. 

Cassandra Hogg 

Always helpful and provides advice in line with the requirement of the company needs. 

 
Corporate and M&A

Work highlights 

Acting for UMW Corporation and its subsidiaries as the vendor regarding the disposal of its former headquarters and adjoining industrial lands in Shah Alam. 

Key clients 

Icon OffshoreKumpulan Perangsang SelangorMMC Corporation

 
Capital markets

Work highlights 

Acted for Mr DIY Group on its IPO on the Main Market of Bursa Malaysia Securities. This is the largest IPO in Malaysia by market capitalisation in three years. 

Key clients 

Serba Dinamik Holdings

 
Banking and finance

Work highlights 

Acted as legal counsel for AmInvestment Bank as the principal adviser, arranger and bookrunner in the syndicated term financing-i facilities of up to RM620 million granted to TSSA Harta 

Key clients 

Maybank Investment Bank, OCBC Al-Amin Bank, RHB Investment Bank, RHB Islamic Bank, TGCB