Messrs Lee Hishamuddin Allen & Gledhill
As a litigator with a broad corporate, securities and commercial litigation practice, Shan has notable experience in advising and acting as counsel in cases involving breach of directors’ duties, securities litigation involving stock market manipulation and insider trading, shareholders’ disputes, contractual disputes and negligence lawsuits. He also has experience in commercial arbitration.
Shan has acted for regulators, various private and public listed companies and he frequently appears in cases before the High Court and the appellate courts in Malaysia.
Ranked as a “Recognized Practitioner” in Dispute Resolution by Chambers Asia-Pacific, Shan has been consistently mentioned in Legal 500 Asia Pacific, amongst others, as “creative, pragmatic and professional” and “cool-headed, persuasive”. He has also been ranked as a “rising star lawyer” by Asialaw and noted as “Up-and-coming corporate disputes partner SM Shanmugam garners praise from clients who praises him for having “all the right stuff”, with one client saying: “He is the complete package and I can’t say enough good things about him and his firm.”