Munir Abdul Aziz
Munir has been in practice since 1998 in mergers and acquisitions, corporate reorganisations, capital markets work, venture capital and private equity, joint ventures and general commercial transactions.
Munir has represented a number of corporations based in Malaysia, the US, Japan and Europe in takeovers, acquisitions, disposals of shares and assets of Malaysian and European companies. He has also worked on corporate reorganisations and de-mergers involving leading publicly listed Malaysian companies. He has also been involved in domestic and international securities transactions including bond offerings and IPOs. Munir has worked in the London and Melbourne offices of Baker McKenzie International.
Munir has been recognised in Chambers Global and Chambers Asia Pacific, publications which rank leading business lawyers globally.In Chambers Asia Pacific 2017, one enthusiastic client describes him as "completely brilliant" and as "very knowledgeable, quick and able." In the 2016 edition, clients recognise that Munir is active in cross-border transactional mandates, with sources enthusing that "his clients love him."
In its 2015 edition, Chambers Asia Pacific notes that Munir "comes highly recommended by clients" and that he is "quick in grasping the situation and issues, knows how to protect the client's interests, and is also commercial enough to be able to close the transaction."
He is recommended by PLC Which Lawyer? in Corporate and M&A for 3 successive years (2010 - 2012).Leading Individual for Corporate and M&A by Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2017. He is ranked Leading Lawyer for Corporate/M&A by IFLR1000 2011-2017, Leading Lawyer for Capital Markets by IFLR1000 2013-2017 and Leading Lawyer for Corporate, Equity Capital Markets and Private Equity by Asialaw Profiles 2016.