Shabana is developing a practice covering all areas of the firm’s work, including Construction & Infrastructure Disputes, Commercial and Corporate Litigation, Commercial Arbitration and Fraud Litigation.

Shabana has a degree in Biomedical Science from the University of Western Australia. Thereafter, she read law at the University of Leeds before completing the Bar Professional Training Court at BPP Law School. She was called to the Malaysian Bar in 2017

  • Commercial Arbitration
  • Construction and Infrastructure Disputes
  • Corporate and Commercial Litigation
  • Fraud Litigation
  • Land & Property Law
  • Medical Negligence
  • Public & Administrative Law
  • Dhaya Maju LTAT Sdn Bhd v Kerajaan Malaysia & Anor [2021] 8 MLJ 618 – This dispute concerned an application for interim injunctive relief against the Government of Malaysia to restrain the termination of a government contract by the Secretary of the Ministry of Transport, Malaysia. The High Court in declining the injunction held that it was bound by the decision in Government of Malaysia v Lim Kit Siang and United Engineers (M) Bhd v Lim Kit Siang [1988] 2 MLJ 12, such that an interim injunction could not be obtained against the Government of Malaysia (led by Tan Sri Dato’ Cecil Abraham).
  • Hiform (M) Sdn Bhd v TSR Bina Sdn Bhd and another summons [2020] MLJU 808 – This dispute concerned an application to enforce an adjudication award and a cross-application to set-aside an adjudication award (led by Aniz Ahmad Amirudin)
  • Petrochemical Commercial Co International Ltd & 2 Ors v Nexus Management Group Sdn Bhd & 13 Ors – This is a cross-border fraud litigation dispute before the High Court relating to the dissipation of US$100 Million of funds from the accounts of the claimants. The principal proceedings are in Malaysia with related proceedings in Australia, Canada, Cyprus, Germany, and Singapore involving mareva injunctions, anton-pillar orders, tracing orders to name but a few (led by Tan Sri’ Dato’ Cecil Abraham and Aniz Ahmad Amirudin).
  • Pembinaan Limbongan Setia Sdn Bhd v Josu Engineering Construction Sdn Bhd – This dispute concerns an application pursuant to Section 42 of the Arbitration Act 2005 seeking to set-aside an arbitral award on a question of law and will re-examine the law as enunciated in Far East Holdings Sdn Bhd v Majlis Ugama Islam dan Adat Resam Melayu Pahang and other appeals [2018] 1 MLJ 1 (led by Tan Sri Dato’ Cecil Abraham and Aniz Ahmad Amirudin).
  • Tai May Chean v Ng Pik Lian & Anor – This a highly contested dispute under the Mental Health Act 2001 for a committee to be appointed to administer to the affairs of Datin Ng Pik Lian on the grounds that she is allegedly not competent to attend to her personal affairs (led by Tan Sri’ Dato’ Cecil Abraham and Dato’ Sunil Abraham).
  • Shabana is also presently involved in several construction arbitration disputes which are confidential in nature, where she is led by Aniz Ahmad Amirudin.
  • Bachelor of Science (Biomedical Science), University of Western Australia
  • LL.B. Hons, University of Leeds
  • Bar Professional Training Course, BPP Law School
  • Barrister-at-law of the Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn
  • Advocate & Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya