Noor Muzalifah Binti Shabudin is a partner at Cecil Abraham & Partners. She specialises in Corporate and Commercial, Fraud Litigation, Media Law Disputes, Public & Administrative and Environmental Law disputes as well as in Arbitration disputes. She has significant advocacy experience before the High Court and the appellate courts as well as before arbitral tribunals.

She has appeared in a number of noteworthy cases before appellate courts relating to the application and ambit of the defence of reportage in the context of libel claims in Malaysia in Mkini Dotcom Sdn Bhd & 5 Ors v Raub Australian Gold Mining Sdn Bhd [2021] 5 MLJ 79; the law pertaining to applications for planning permission and the construction to the be given to Order 53 of the Rules of Court in the context of the locus standi of a party to institute judicial review proceedings in Perbadanan Pengurusan Trellises & Ors v Datuk Bandar Kuala Lumpur & Ors [2021] 3 MLJ 1, to name but a few.

She has also successfully represented Lynas Malaysia Sdn Bhd in high profile environmental law disputes instituted by local residents and involving the regulators as well as numerous developers in planning law disputes.

  • Construction and Infrastructure Disputes
  • Corporate and Commercial Disputes
  • Environmental Law
  • Fraud Litigation
  • Land & Property Law
  • Media Law Disputes
  • Public & Administrative Law

Corporate & Commercial Law

  • AmTrustee Bhd v The Store (M) Sdn Bhd [2019] 5 MLJ 253
  • Leisure Farm Corp Sdn Bhd v Kabushiki Kaisha Ngu (previously known as Dai-Ichi Shokai) & Ors [2019] 11 MLJ 71
  • CB Media Sdn Bhd & Ors v Kesas Sdn Bhd [2019] 4 CLJ 609
  • Lilian Chow Li Lan v BGS Trading Sdn Bhd [2016] 2 LNS 0016

Environmental Law and Public & Administrative Law

  • Perbadanan Pengurusan Trellises & Ors v Datuk Bandar Kuala Lumpur & Ors [2021] 3 MLJ 1
  • Tan Bun Teet & Ors v Tun Dr Mahathir Mohammad & Ors [2021] 10 CLJ 799
  • Perbadanan Pengurusan Trellises & Ors v Datuk Bandar Kuala Lumpur & Ors [2018] MLJU 2012

Media Law

  • Mkini Dotcom Sdn Bhd & 5 Ors v Raub Australian Gold Mining Sdn Bhd [2021] 5 MLJ 79
  • LLB. Hons, University Teknologi MARA
  • BLS. Hons, University Teknologi MARA
  • Advocate & Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya