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Zaid Ibrahim & Co. (a member of ZICO Law)

Corporate/M&A

2 ranked lawyersBand 2MalaysiaAsia-Pacific 2022 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Zaid Ibrahim & Co has a respected corporate law practice in Kuala Lumpur, equally adept in the general transactional and ECM spaces. Maintains a solid reputation for M&A and IPO expertise, while it can also leverage its ZICO Law network across South-East Asia to provide cross-border coverage. Acts for a range of domestic clients, including GLCs, and international entities, from such sectors as finance, TMT and manufacturing. Counts Khazanah, Affin Hwang Investment Bank and POS Engineering among its clientele.

Strengths

A client comments that Zaid Ibrahim & Co has a "a deep bench. They clearly recruit the best and train them with consistency."

Work highlights

Zaid Ibrahim & Co assisted Khazanah with the disposal of its entire MYR1.02 billion equity stake in Prince Court Medical Centre to IHH Healthcare.

It also advised Affin Hwang Investment Bank, RHB Investment Bank, Credit Suisse Securities (Malaysia) and Credit Suisse (Singapore), as the joint bookrunners, on the MYR508.61 million private placement by Serba Dinamik Holdings.

Notable practitioners

Gilbert Gan is the managing partner at Zaid Ibrahim & Co. He has a solid reputation for acting on a range of corporate matters in Malaysia, including acquisitions, divestments and corporate restructuring. He frequently advises Malaysian financial institutions and GLCs. A source comments that "Gilbert is knowledgeable, practical and balances the legal and commercial. He can give industry insight."

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Overview

Our experienced and dedicated team of lawyers in our corporate practice are renowned for delivering practical, prompt and commercially viable advice to our clients which range from leading domestic and international corporations to small growing businesses. We advise on the full spectrum of corporate and commercial work, including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and shareholder arrangements, capital markets transactions, corporate restructuring and insolvency and general advisory. Our expertise has led us to being involved in many highly complex domestic and cross border transactions covering various industry sectors.  

Members

Gan, Gilbert (Head of Department)

Ang, Siak Keng

Chua, Wei Min

Ismail, Idahani Ismas

Lim, Jonathan

Musa, Ahmad Zulkharnain

Sargunaraj, Nadarashnaraj

Tan, Wooi Hong

Ting, Joan

Corporate/M&A

Zaid Ibrahim & Co. (a member of ZICO Law)

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Location

Level 19 Menara Milenium

Jalan Damanlela

Pusat Bandar Damansara

Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur

Malaysia

50490

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Ranked Lawyers

Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

Malaysia

Corporate/Commercial: Equity Capital Markets


Gilbert Gan
Band 2

Corporate/M&A


Gilbert Gan
Band 3