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    Welcome to the ALB Malaysia Law Awards 2024!

    Date:    Friday, 1 March 2024 (New Event Date)
    Time:    6:30pm sharp, cocktail
    Venue:  Pavilion Hotel Kuala Lumpur – Pavilion Ballroom
                170, Jln Bukit Bintang, Bukit Bintang, 55100 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

    Thomson Reuters proudly presents the 11th ALB Malaysia Law Awards 2024. This prestigious award will recognize the exceptional performance of private practitioners and in-house counsel in Malaysia. Join us for a night of glitz, glamour and celebration of the finest of the legal industry.

    The process will conclude with an awards ceremony on 1 March 2024. 




    Congratulations to all participants who made into the winners list! Click on "winners" tab to view the winners. 


    For queries regarding submissions and event

    Contact: ALB Research Team at albawards@thomsonreuters.com

    For sponsorship opportunities and audience profiles in the past awards
    Contact: Jonathan Yap at Jonathan.yap@thomsonreuters.com 








    Deal Categories
    Debt Market Deal of the Year (Midsize/Premium) (NEW)
    Equity Market Deal of the Year
    Finance Deal of the Year
    M&A Deal of the Year
    Projects, Energy and Infrastructure Deal of the Year

    Individual Categories
    Dealmaker of the Year (NEW)
    Dispute Resolution Lawyer of the Year
    In-House Lawyer of the Year
    Managing Partner of the Year 
    Woman Lawyer of the Year (Law Firm/In-House)
    Young Lawyer of the Year (Law Firm/In-House)

    In-House Categories
    Banking and Financial Services In-House Team of the Year
    Construction and Real Estate In-House Team of the Year (NEW)
    Technology, Media and Telecommunications In-House Team of the Year 
    Transportation and Logistics In-House Team of the Year (NEW)
    Malaysia In-House Team of the Year

    Firm Categories
    Arbitration Law Firm of the Year
    Banking and Financial Services Law Firm of the Year
    Construction and Real Estate Law Firm of the Year
    Dispute Resolution Boutique Law Firm of the Year
    East Malaysia Law Firm of the Year
    Energy and Resources Law Firm of the Year  
    ESG-Advisory Law Firm of the Year
    Fintech Law Firm of the Year
    Foreign Law Firm, Malaysia Practice of the Year (NEW)
    Intellectual Property Law Firm of the Year
    Islamic Finance Law Firm of the Year
    Labour and Employment Law Firm of the Year
    Litigation Law Firm of the Year 
    Deal Firm of the Year (NEW)
    Matrimonial and Family Law Firm of the Year
    Rising Law Firm of the Year 
    Sports Law Firm of the Year (NEW)
    Technology, Media and Telecommunications Law Firm of the Year 
    Transactional Boutique Law Firm of the Year
    Malaysia Law Firm of the Year

             SUBMISSION FORMS          

    Submission Closed

          IMPORTANT DATES          

    Opening of submissions | November 20
    Deadline for submissions | January 5 
    Announcement of finalists | February 5
    Awards ceremony | March 1 (New Event Date)

              SUBMISSION APPLICATION FEE          

    For Law Firm applicants, a nominal USD 10 application fee per submission is applicable, payable upon submission. To facilitate the payment process, kindly select the quantity corresponding to your submitted entries and proceed with secure credit card payment. Any inquiries, please contact Tracy - tracy.li@thomsonreuters.com




    Each year, ALB invites an independent judging panel of senior and expert legal industry leaders from various sectors corresponding to the diverse list of award categories. ALB is pleased to list some of the distinguished judges. The rest of the panel will be revealed on the evening of the awards.

    (This page will be continuously updated. Stay tuned!)

    Ida Suryati Ab. Rahim
    Group General Counsel & Company Secretary
    IHH Healthcare Berhad

    Ida Suryati is Group General Counsel & Company Secretary of IHH Healthcare Berhad, one of the world’s largest healthcare networks, with 80 hospitals in 10 countries.  She leads the IHH Group’s legal and company secretarial functions located in Malaysia, Singapore, India, China and Hong Kong.

    She holds a Bachelor of Laws from National University of Malaysia and was admitted to the High Court of Malaya as an advocate and solicitor in 1997. She also obtained LLM(Commercial) from University of Cambridge, United Kingdom in 2014 and LLM from University of Malaya, Malaysia in 2005.

    She brings with her more than 25 years of experience in agribusiness, oil and gas and fast moving consumer goods companies. In her role, she was involved several IPO, mergers and acquisitions, capital market and fund raising exercise, advises on corporate governance, industrial relations, dispute resolutions and litigations in and outside Malaysia.

    Alan Ho

    Alan Ho
    General Counsel
    Zurich Malaysia

    Alan Ho is currently the General Counsel of Zurich Malaysia since 2012. He is overseeing all Legal and Company secretarial matters of Zurich Malaysia and leading a team of 9 FTE 

    Zurich Malaysia consist of 4 insurance and Takaful licenses. 

    He was called to the Malaysian Bar in 1994 and currently listed in Legal 500 GC Powerlist for 2023


    Puti Mazura Mashudi
    Director of Corporate Services
    Lumut Naval Shipyard Sdn. Bhd. (LUNAS) (formerly known as Boustead Naval Shipyard Sdn. Bhd.)

    In-House Counsel with 25 years’ post graduate experience in Heavy Industries Operations.

    Currently in charge of Legal Advisory, Contracts Management and Secretarial functions for the organization.

    LLB Hons and LLM in Construction Law from UK Universities.

    Tan Gim Boon
    Group General Counsel
    Axiata Group

    Tan Gim Boon is the Group General Counsel for Axiata Group Berhad, an investment holding company that is listed on Bursa Malaysia. Axiata operates in South East Asia and South Asia and its businesses comprise of mobile and fibre operators, telecom towers and mobile payments. Gim has been involved with some of the ground breaking transactions in the region from the demerger of TM International from Telekom Malaysia, merger of Celcom Axiata with Digi.com and various fund raising activities, amongst others