Office Address

Phone Number

+603 2027 2866

Fax Number

+603 2078 5625

Email Address

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Shearn Delamore & Co.

Main Office Address

7th Floor, Wisma Hamzah-Kwong Hing No. 1 Leboh Ampang 50100
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Office Locations

Kuala Lumpur, Penang

Firm Phone Number

+603 2027 2727

Firm Fax Number

+603 2026 4506

Personal Background

Sivabalah Nadarajah was admitted as an Advocate & Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya in 1984 and has been a partner of Shearn Delamore & Co. since January 1995. He is the head of the firm's Employment and Administrative Law practice group and specialises in industrial relations and employment law matters. He has argued, invariably for employers, on numerous issues including all forms of dismissals, trade disputes, strikes, collective bargaining, non-compliance proceedings, interpretation and variations of collective agreements. He has extensive court practice including appellate practice in the Court of Appeal and the Federal Court of Malaya. He is a member of the Bar Council's Industrial Court Practise Sub Committee. He has spoken extensively at various seminars, workshops and conferences on his areas of practice.

Firm Background

We at Shearn Delamore & Co. are ever dedicated to meeting our clients’ needs, and strive to provide the best we can. Established in 1905, the firm is one of the oldest full-service law firms in Malaysia, and has evolved over the last 10 decades into one of the largest, providing a comprehensive range of services to clients ranging from private individuals to the largest multinationals. With over 90 lawyers and 250 support staff, the firm has the resources to run and manage the most complex projects, transactions and matters. This would include co-ordinating and managing cross-border transactions together with the foreign and international law firms with whom we continuously work. By combining our diverse experience and interdisciplinary collaborations, we are able to provide a complimentary range of skills.

Practice Groups include: Competition Law and 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; Telecommunications & Technology.

The Practice Groups are further divided into various Practice Areas -- the Employment & Administrative Law practice group, for example, addresses practice areas such as trade dispute, collective bargaining, and other employment issues.

Firm Practice Areas

Collective Bargaining; Contracts of Service; Employment Issues; Industrial Actions; Judicial Review; Law on Dismissals; Mergers & Acquisitions; Occupational Health & Safety; Provident Fund & Social Security; Reorganization & Retrenchment; Statutory Benefits; Trade Disputes; and Union Recognition.