LHAG Advocates And Solicitors LHAG Advocates And Solicitors

Our Practice Areas

Our practice groups consist of subject matter experts with sufficient knowledge about other areas of practice. This allows for active collaborations and holistic approaches when dealing with clients’ matters.

Corporate

Guided by the thinking ‘it’s our business to understand yours’, our corporate team is more than equipped to guide clients through the many legal, regulatory and commercial challenges involved in everyday business transactions.

  • Financial Markets
    • Well-regarded group, known for its capacity to handle cross-border deals and a broad spectrum of general lending and capital markets work, including related regulatory advice. Additionally recognised for its restructuring expertise.” – Chambers Asia Pacific 2016 Our Financial services team is well informed, thoroughly updated and equipped with market-leading expertise to serve the needs of major domestic and international financial institutions, businesses and regulators.


      Services:

      Acquisition & Project Finance Asset Backed Securities
      Commercial Papers Corporate Dept. Rescheduling & Restructuring
      Cross-Border & Off-Shore Lending Convertible & Exchangeable Bonds
      Development of New Financial Instruments & Structures Domestic & Off-Shore Syndication
      Equity Linked Instruments General Commercial Financing
      Hybrid Papers Islamic Financing
      Listing & Issue of Equity Medium Term Notes & Programs
      Negotiations Private Debt Instruments
      Sell-Down & Sub-Participation Arrangements Structured Products
      Trade Structuring & Drafting of Specific Facilities & Issues and their Securities  

      Partners:

      Megat Hizaini HassanOng Eu Jin
  • Foreign Investment
    • An enduring full-service firm with a distinguished foreign investment practice, advising multinational entities looking to set up in Malaysia through joint ventures or acquisitions. Highly active in corporate deals in the insurance and financial services sectors” – Chambers Asia Pacific 2014 Our Foreign Investment Practice effortlessly combines current market-awareness with unparalleled international reach and in-depth experience. Having close contacts with the financial and business community gives us the edge to offer insights and quick solutions.


      Services:

      Acquisition of Private Equity & Property Trust Funds Brown Field & Green Field Acquisitions
      Commercial & Legal Issues Cross Border Structuring
      Commercial Contract Reviews Corporate Legal Advice
      Integration of Merged Entities to Enhance Investor Value Intellectual Property
      Information Technology Licensing & Regulatory Compliance
      Mergers & Integration Structuring Business Ventures & Organisations

      Partners:

      Ooi Bee HongAniza Osman
  • Islamic Finance
    • Lee Hishammuddin Allen & Gledhill provides a ‘very satisfactory service’ to clients. The firm’s Islamic finance team handles a broad range of bank lending, structured products and capital markets work” – The Asia Pacific Legal 500 2015 & 2016 Our key strength here is the ability to merge in-depth understanding of Islamic finance and all its principles with conventional financial practices. Having broad experience in banking, finance, capital and equity markets gives us the advantage to offer well-thought, all-inclusive solutions.


      Services:

      Bai’ Istisna Documentation of Islamic Financing Facilities
      Islamic Capital Market Transactions Islamic Investment Funds
      Legal & Regulatory Framework Legal Documentation
      Murabahah Mudarabah
      Qard Hasan Shariah Standards
      Shariah Investment Structures Shariah Based Principles
      Shariah-Compliant Financial & Investment Transactions Takaful Structures & Funds

      Partner:

      Megat Hizaini Hassan
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
    • Skilled corporate department seen as an attractive choice for businesses looking to invest in Malaysia. Regularly advises on matters such as sale and purchase agreements, takeovers and disposals, especially in the infrastructure and insurance sectors.” – Chamber Asia Pacific 2016 Within our practice, you’ll find some of the top legal minds in mergers and acquisitions, with substantial experience in executing complex transactions – both locally and across borders.


      Services:

      Acquisition of Real Property Asset & Stock Purchase Arrangements
      Acquisition & Disposal of Privately Owned Companies, Divisions & Subsidiaries Corporate Governance & Control
      Corporate Transactions Deal Structuring
      Due Diligence Expatriate Work Permits
      Exchange Offers Investment Treaties
      Implementation & Post-Deal Integration Joint Ventures
      Legal Structures Licensing Requirements
      Mergers & Schemes of Arrangement Negotiation
      Pre-Investment Decisions Public Company Acquisitions
      Risk Management Regulatory Requirements
      Regulatory Compliance Strategic Alliances
      Start-Up Incorporation Taxation
      Tender Offers Takeover Bids

      Partners:

      Tay Weng HweeAniza OsmanAaron Gerard SankarBella Chu Chai YeeSteven SY Tee
  • Projects
    • Comprehensive legal knowledge, business acumen and creativity are the essential strengths we offer to ensure value-added solutions for clients seeking advice on any project, local or abroad.


      Services:

      Acquisitions, Disposals & Financings Relating to Assets Acquisition Financing
      Construction Contracts Concession Contracts
      Concession Agreements Drafting of Project Documentation
      Facility Maintenance & Management Investments
      Joint Ventures Land Development Contracts
      Licensing Loan Financing
      Privatisation Private Equity
      Price Control Project Drafting
      Regulatory Advice Regulatory Strategy
      Securitizations Tolling Arrangements & Restructuring
      Turnkey Design & Build Contracts Tender Review
      Utility & Telecommunication Infrastructure  

      Partners:

      Tay Weng HweeAniza OsmanAaron Gerard SankarBella Chu Chai YeeSteven SY Tee