R Thayalan Retanavalu


Email : thayalan@shukorbaljit.com

  • LL.B (Hons) - University of Malaya
  • LL.M - University Malaya

R Thayalan cuts his teeth in litigation with a major firm and subsequently joined as a Partner in another major legal firm before venturing into his own practice. He joined Shukor Baljit & Partners in October 2020 as a Partner. He has been involved in numerous important cases that appear in law reports in Malaysia. R Thayalan also regularly undertakes Counsel's work on the instructions of other practicing solicitors in complex litigation matters.

R Thayalan advises and represents both foreign and local clients involved in litigation matters. He has acted in numerous contentious commercial litigations involving major corporate clients, both at the first instance and in appeals to the Court of Appeal and the Federal Court of Malaysia. He has also appeared in the International Court of Justice at the Hague.

He has also acted for various corporations in their corporate matters including capital reduction, minority rights, joint ventures, industrial relations (human capital services), mergers, acquisitions, as well as corporate governance and proper management in compliance with the relevant statutory provisions.

R Thayalan's practice areas include Civil & Commercial Litigation, Conflicts of Law, Public International Law, Intellectual Property and Alternative Dispute Resolution.




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