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Dzuhairi has extensive experience advising on railway and highway infrastructure projects, and the development and construction of buildings, including oil and gas-related infrastructures and facilities.

He has advised on various engineering, procurement, construction and commissioning contracts, including those for railway systems, refinery and petrochemical plants, and other oil and gas related facilities, and has also advised on the development and construction of commercial buildings. He has also advised on civil aviation laws and regulations, including those pertaining to the purchase, sale and leasing of commercial passenger aircrafts.

Dzuhairi is recognised as a Leading Individual in Real Estate and Construction and is noted as a "key name" in Projects and Energy by The Legal 500 Asia Pacific. In IFLR1000, he is listed as a Rising Star in Oil and Gas and Transport.

Prior to joining Rahmat Lim & Partners, Dzuhairi was the Co-Head of the Construction and Infrastructure Projects department in another Malaysian law firm.

Work Highlights

  • Advised on the privatisation, construction, operations and maintenance of the express railway link between an international airport and a railway station in the city centre, including the financing of the project involving export credit and term loan facilities.
  • Advised a national petroleum company on various engineering, procurement, construction and commissioning contracts, including those for refinery and petrochemical plants, and for a deepwater petroleum terminal including petroleum and petrochemical tank terminals and refrigerated gaseous tanks together with marine facilities and jetty and also on the construction, operation and maintenance of raw water facilities for an integrated refinery and petrochemical complex.
  • Advised on the development and construction of a commercial tower of more than 110 floors which is projected to be the tallest building in South East Asia at completion.

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