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Email: kana@ghandi.com.my

Qualifications
LL.B (Hons) (University of London)
LL.M (University Malaya)
Barrister-at-Law (Lincoln’s Inn)
Advocate & Solicitor High Court of Malaya

General Profile

Kanarasan undertook his pupilage under W.S.W. Davidson and was called to the Malaysian Bar in 1996. He is primarily a litigator appearing as counsel at both trial and appellate stages of the litigation landscape. In addition, Kanarasan provides advisory and drafting services on a broad range of agreements and contracts.

His areas of practice include:

  • administrative law
  • company & commercial disputes
  • construction claims
  • contractual disputes
  • corporate & banking recovery
  • employment and industrial relations disputes
  • family law cases
  • land & property disputes
  • tortious claims

The range of Kanarasan’s practice is reflected in the cases he has handled as counsel. Highlights of reported cases include:

  • Tham Kah Fook v MOL Accessportal Sdn Bhd [2019] 4 ILR 351
  • Maritime Intelligence Sdn Bhd v Mahkamah Perusahaan [2019] MLJU 851
  • Suresh K Velauthan v Petronas ICT Sdn Bhd [2019 2 ILR 345
  • Emercon Bina Sdn Bhd v Kumpulan Prasarana Rakyat Johor Sdn Bhd [2018] LNS 684
  • PNSB Acmar Sdn Bhd v Palanisamy a/l Kuppusamy [2018] 7 MLJ 74
  • Asal Construction Sdn Bhd v Insan Makmur Sdn Bhd [2018] MLJU 1509
  • Kesatuan Pekerja-Pekerja Perkilangan Perusahaan Makanan v Gold Coin Specialities Sdn Bhd [2017] 2 ILR 260
  • Robin Khoo v Logik Pengurusan Sdn Bhd [2018] LNS 469
  • Logik Pengurusan Sdn Bhd v Industrial Court of Malaysia [2017] MLJU 866
  • Huat Hing Rubberwood Sdn Bhd v Koperasi Peserta Rancangan Felcra [2016] MLJU 976
  • Kasturi Ramiah v Saujana Triangle Sdn Bhd [2016] 1 LNS 434
  • Chin Li Ping v Trisonsteel Works (M) Sdn Bhd [2015] 2 LNS 0145
  • Kaliaperumal Dharmalingam v Mohd Faizal Miskam & Ors [2015] 10 CLJ 366
  • Muhamad Husaini Miskan v Bank Islam Malaysia Berhad [2014] 1 ILR 610
  • SM Muhibbah Heavy Engineering & Constructions Sdn Bhd v Bina Quality Electron Sdn Bhd & anor [2013] 1 LNS 493
  • Noor Eliza Abd Halil v BD Agriculture Sdn Bhd [2013] ILR 602
  • Star Asia Group Singapore Holding Pte Ltd v Fung Keong Rubber Manufactory (M) Sdn Bhd [2011] 1 LNS 960
  • Kesatuan Kebangsaan Pekerj-Pekerja Hotel v HFMS Sdn Bhd [2011] 2 LNS 1244

Professional Affiliations

  • Chairman of the Selangor Bar (2011 – 2013)
  • Member of the Malaysian Bar Council (2009 – 2013)
  • Member of the Selangor Bar Committee (2004 – 2006)
  • DC Panel of the Advocates & Solicitors Disciplinary Board (2008 – current)
  • Member of the Malaysian Medical Council Disciplinary Panel (2018 – current)
  • Notary Public

Speaking engagements

  • Talk on ‘Probate & Administration – overview of legal practice’
  • Seminar on ‘Indefeasibility of Title – competing interests between the innocent landowner & innocent purchaser’
  • Talk on ‘Understanding the Rules of Court 2012: the changes and effects’
  • Introduction Sessions for pupils in chambers
  • Trainings and in-house talks to clients

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