Malaysia - Part N - Arbitration in Asia - 2nd Edition

Thayananthan Baskaran
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20 pages
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1 PDF from "Arbitration in Asia - 2nd Edition"
September, 2019
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Thayananthan Baskaran is a partner with Zul Rafique & Partners, Kuala Lumpur, and an associate member of Crown Office Chambers, London.  His primary area of practice is construction law.  He drafts various building and engineering contracts, advises on disputes arising from such contracts and appears as Counsel to resolve these disputes.  Mr. Baskaran sits as an adjudicator, arbitrator and mediator. He is on the expert panel of the Dispute Board Federation Geneva, the list of the Hong Kong International Dispute Arbitration Centre, the panels of the Indonesian National Board of Arbitration, and of the Kuala Lumpur Regional Centre for Arbitration, the database of the London Court of International Arbitration, the panel of The Mediation Centre Dubai and the reserve panel of the Singapore International Arbitration Centre.  

Mr. Baskaran is an editor of the Construction Law Digest and Construction Law International, and is the author of several publications on construction law and dispute resolution. He lectures at Brickfields Asia College, Kuala Lumpur, and is on the faculty of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, London.

Mr. Baskaran is the President of the Society of Construction Law Malaysia and the Deputy Chairman of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, Malaysia Branch.

Educated at St John’s Institution, Kuala Lumpur, Mr. Baskaran read law at King’s College, London, and was called to the Bar by Gray’s Inn.  He is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, the Hong Kong Institute of Arbitrators, the Malaysian Institute of Arbitrators, the Singapore Institute of Arbitrators, the Dispute Board Federation Geneva and the Malaysian Society of Adjudicators.  He is an Incorporate of the Chartered Institute of Building, a Certified Adjudicator of the Kuala Lumpur Regional Centre for Arbitration, and an SMC Associate Mediator of the Singapore Mediation Centre.