MahWengKwai & Associates congratulates our managing partner, Mr. Raymond Mah, who succesfully completed the Kuala Lumpur Regional Centre for Arbitration (“KLRCA”) Adjudication Training Programme in 2012 and has been qualified by the KLRCA as an adjudicator.

Launch of the Malaysian Society of Adjudicators

The Malaysian Society of Adjudicators was launched in conjunction with a dinner party for the adjudicator graduates for the class of 2012/2013 on the 5th of July 2013 at the Royale Chulan Hotel. Professor Datuk Sundra Rajoo, the director of KLRCA congratulated all the graduates for being the first cohort of adjudicators in Malaysia. Federal Court Judge Tan Sri Ahmad Maarof delivered a speech on behalf of Chief Justice Tun Arifin Zakaria who praised the successful candidates, “I have every trust that the adjudicators here are well trained and are well prepared for the responsibility they entail.” Together Professor Datuk Sundra Rajoo and Tan Sri Ahmad Maarof officialy launched the Malaysian Society of Adjudicators.

[Updated July 2014]

Mr. Raymond Mah’s empanelment on the KLRCA Panel of Adjudicators (by invitation from the Director of the KLRCA, Professor Datuk Sundra Rajoo) was confirmed and we look forward to working on more adjudication cases with our clients. Adjudication in Malaysia is relatively new and is expected to reduce dispute resolution costs for construction companies.