haeme@haemelew.com
+603 8408 1989 (Ext.101)
Head, Corporate & Commercial Practice
Head, Tax Advisory & Dispute Practice
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Haeme Hashim
Managing Partner

Haeme is the co-founder and the Managing Partner of HAEME LEW, and he also leads the Corporate & Commercial Practice of the Firm.

Haeme defines himself as a corporate lawyer who deals with both corporate advisory and corporate dispute matters. Haeme has experience in dealing with various mega projects in the country, including numerous cross-border transactions.

He also advises clients on the listing of companies at the Bursa Malaysia, either on the Main Board, ACE Market or LEAP Market, as well as dealing with various capital market transactions (such as Sukuk and bond issuances), and merger and acquisition exercises.

On corporate disputes, he has represented numerous corporations on disputes and issues relating to financial crimes, shareholders’ disputes, corporate forgery and fraud, franchising and licensing disputes, misrepresentation, misappropriation of companies’ assets, unlawful transfer of shares, illegal deposit-taking, et cetera.

Haeme also advises clients on tax advisory and tax disputes where he assisted companies and high-net-worth individuals to protect against, prepare for and respond to challenges by the Inland Revenue Board of Malaysia (LHDN).

Haeme has been recognised as Malaysia Rising Star 2021 by the Asian Legal Business, and also has been enlisted as one of the top Young Lawyers of the Year and Dispute Resolution Lawyers of the Year at the Malaysia Law Awards. He also has been enlisted as one of the top Managing Partners of the Year at the Malaysia Law Awards for two (2) consecutive years, and Top 10 Managing Partner of the Year at the South East Asia Law Awards.

Qualifications:

Bachelor of Legal Studies (Hons), Universiti Teknologi MARA

Bachelor of Laws (Hons),Universiti Teknologi MARA

Master of Laws (International Commercial Law), Cardiff University, UK

Professional Qualification / Membership:

Chartered Institute of Islamic Finance Professionals (CIIF), Associate.

Chartered Tax Institute of Malaysia (CTIM), Associate.

Licensed Company Secretary.

Accolades:

ALB Malaysia Rising Star 2021

ALB Malaysia Law Awards 2021

  • Managing Partner of the Year (Finalist)

  • Young Lawyer of the Year (Finalist)

ALB South East Asia Law Awards 2020

  • Regional Managing Partner of the Year (Finalist)

ALB Malaysia Law Awards 2020

  • Managing Partner of the Year (Finalist)

  • Dispute Resolution Lawyer of the Year (Finalist)