Current position: Managing partner
Practice area/industry focus: Dispute Resolution
Career highlights: Ariff is an advocate and solicitor of the High Court of Malaya and a practising Barrister-at-Law in England & Wales. He began his career in 1989 at an international law firm in London. From 1991 until 2003 he practised as a Barrister in Temple, London. He returned to Malaysia in 2004 and joined Zaid Ibrahim & Co. He founded Ariff Rozhan & Co in April 2015 and is its Managing Partner. In November 2015, Ariff set up the Chambers of Ariff Rozhan in London, England, from where he practises as a Barrister. Ariff is authorised by the Bar Council of England & Wales to “Conduct Litigation” and is registered for Direct Access. Ariff focuses on complex claims and disputes, especially in arbitration, construction , energy, insurance/reinsurance, banking, administrative, and insolvency related matters. He has extensive experience in forensic investigations and due diligence, and cases involving issues of regulatory and statutory compliance. His clients include Malaysian and international banks, corporations and conglomerates in various industries, statutory bodies and local authorities. Ariff is recommended by peers as a “top litigation expert” and is recognised as one of Malaysia’s Leading lawyers.
Asialaw Distinguished practitioner 2021 in Dispute Resolution