About Us

About us

With partners from Malaysia and the UK, Ravindran and Azmi Chambers capitalise on the best of both worlds. We draw on our different backgrounds to offer quality legal services that have an innovative and progressive approach.

Ravindran and Azmi Chambers work in partnership with our clients to offer practical and innovative solutions that realise business opportunities and create value. We support our clients to achieve their strategic goals in a rapidly changing business landscape. This progressive mind-set is grounded in our broad experience and founded on a depth of expertise. We regularly undertake advisory work for large organisations, and conduct counsel work in traditional litigation, as well as alternative dispute resolution forums.

Meet Our Experts

Sharmila Ravindran
Principal

Sharmila Ravindran graduated from the University of London and was admitted as an Advocate & Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya in 2004. She founded Messrs Ravindran in 2011, which became Ravindran and Azmi Chambers in 2020.

 She has acted for local and international clients in corporate & commercial litigation, construction & engineering, insolvency, shareholder disputes, enforcement proceedings and land matters. 

 She represents a wide range of individuals and corporations including local and multinational companies, telecommunication companies, engineering & construction companies, shipping companies, joint management bodies & management corporations and property developers.

Sharmila was a columnist for the Smart Investor Magazine and has authored for LexisNexis Practical Guidance Malaysia and CIDB Malaysia.

QUALIFICATIONS AND ASSOCIATIONS

LL. B (Hons.), University of London, U.K.

Advocate & Solicitor, High Court of Malaya (2005)

Adjudicator (“AIAC”). 

Member of the Society of Construction Law (Kuala Lumpur & Selangor).

Member of the Disciplinary Committee, Advocates & Solicitors Disciplinary Board.

Member of the Association of Women Lawyers.

Member of the Bar Council Women’s Rights Committee

Louise Azmi – Partner

MS Louise

Louise Azmi was called to the Bar of England and Wales in July 2004, and in private practice as a Barrister in England for 11 years. She is one of very few British people admitted as Advocate and Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya since the introduction of the Bahasa Malaysia Legal Qualifying Exam in 1984. 

Louise’s primary focus is in the area of construction, including oil and gas, and commercial and corporate law. Louise is a qualified arbitrator, mediator and adjudicator. Louise also offers advisory services and undertakes counsel work in these proceedings. Louise was cited in the Legal 500 UK as “having achieved some frankly astonishing results”.

Louise is co-author of Practice and Procedure of Mediation published by Thompson Reuters in March 2020.

QUALIFICATION & ASSOCIATIONS

BA (Hons) (University of York), CPE (City University, London), BVC (Inns of Court School of Law, London)

Barrister-at-law (Lincoln’s Inn)

Advocate and Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya

Arbitrator (FCIArb)

Adjudicator (AIAC)

Mediator (MMC) (AIAC)

Email : louise@ravindranazmi.com.my

SUEANNE TAN SUE YEN -Associate

E-mail : sueanne@ravindranazmi.com

QUALIFICATION & ASSOCIATIONS

LL.B. University of London

Certificate of Legal Practice

Advocate & Solicitor, High Court of Malaya (2019)

Sue Anne is fluent in English, Bahasa Malaysia, Cantonese and Mandarin.

 

Joanna Ooi Jing Zhi
Associate

 

 

Sueanne Tan Sue Yen
Associate

 

 

QUALIFICATION & ASSOCIATIONS

LL.B. University of London

Certificate of Legal Practice

Advocate & Solicitor, High Court of Malaya (2019)

Sue Anne is fluent in English, Bahasa Malaysia, Cantonese and Mandarin.

E-mail : sueanne@ravindranazmi.com

SARAINYA SELVAM– Paralegal

Email : sarainya@ravindranazmi.com.my

 Qualifications

Law LLB (Hons) University of Hertfordshire

LLM Postgraduate Study in Law University of Nottingham

 Sarainya is fluent in English, Bahasa Malaysia and Tamil.

AREAS OF PRACTICE:

Alternative Dispute Resolution   

Commercial & Corporate Litigation

Corporate Advisory   

Construction

Oil and Gas

Shipping

Employment

Banking & Insolvency

Wills & Trust

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