Shearn Delamore & Co.

Established in 1905, Shearn Delamore & Co. is one of the largest leading full-service law firms in Malaysia, with about 100 lawyers and 230 support staff. Amongst our clients are multinational corporations, Malaysian companies, international organizations, government institutions, and private individuals. We are frequently instructed by and work with large multi-national law firms from around the world.

Our international resources and reach are extended by our membership in the World Law Group among other premier legal organizations. Our partners meet their counterparts in these organizations several times a year. Their relationships serve to ensure that our clients will receive personal attention whenever assistance is required.

Why Shearn Delamore & Co.

We are consistently ranked high by Chambers & Partners, The Legal 500, Asialaw Profiles, IFLR, and other respected legal publications. Amongst our accolades are:

Chambers Asia Pacific Awards (2011, 2012, 2014, and 2017 and 2021) - Malaysian Law Firm of the Year

International Financial Law Review (IFLR) Asia-Pacific Awards (2022)
Malaysia Law Firm of the Year

Asian Legal Business (ALB) Malaysia Law Awards (2022)
Malaysia Law Firm of the Year

Benchmark Litigation Asia-Pacific Awards (2021)
Malaysia Firm of the Year

Chambers Asia Pacific (2011 – 2022) - Band 1 for Corporate/M&A, Dispute Resolution, Employment & Industrial Relations, Intellectual Property & Tax

Asialaw Profiles 2022 - Outstanding Firm for Banking & Financial Services and Real Estate industry sector and Outstanding Firm for Construction, Corporate/M&A, Dispute Resolution, Intellectual Property, Labour and Employment, and Tax practice areas

International Financial Law Review (IFLR) 1000 (2013 - 2022) - Top Tier Firm for Corporate and M&A

The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2022
Top Tier Firm for Antitrust and Competition, Banking and Finance, Corporate/M&A, Dispute Resolution, Intellectual Property, Labour and Employment, Real Estate and Construction, Shipping and Tax

Recent Firm News & Legal Updates

Legal Update

In November 2020, Korean Air Lines Co Ltd entered into a share subscription agreement with Asiana Airlines Inc, which had been in financial distress. This was the first successful Merger Notification under the Malaysian Aviation Commission Act 2015.

Legal Update

Updates from Shearn Delamore & Co. on the changes to income tax, customs duties, and the tax corporate governance framework in Malaysia.

Awards & Accolades

Shearn Delamore & Co. has yet again been ranked Tier 1 in five practice areas in Benchmark Litigation 2022 - the definitive guide to the world's leading litigation firms and lawyers.

Firm Offices in Member Jurisdiction

Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur
All Firm Contacts Committees
Marketing & Business Development Professionals Forum
Marketing & Business Development Professionals Forum
Corporate Social Responsibility Forum
Corporate Social Responsibility Forum
Business Development Committee
Business Development Committee
Practice Group Leaders Forum
Practice Group Leaders Forum
Practice Groups
Compliance & Investigations
Compliance & Investigations
Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG)
Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG)
Life Sciences
Life Sciences