Hisham is a partner in the mergers and acquisitions and corporate practice group of Azmi & Associates. His practice areas cover M&A, venture capital and private equity, aviation and data protection.

Hisham graduated from the International Islamic University Malaysia with LLB (hons). He also holds an MBA in international business from the Royal Docks Business School, University of East London. He was admitted as an advocate and solicitor at the High Court of Malaya in 1999.

Throughout his more than 15 years of experience, he has undertaken numerous transactions relating to M&A, foreign investment, takeovers, JVs (both local and cross-border). Hisham’s experience spans all aspects of structuring, documentation, negotiation, due diligence and regulatory compliance, and he has represented clients in notable transactions across a number of industries. Hisham routinely advises a range of clients, including large Malaysian corporations and foreign multinationals, on acquisitions and disposals of shares and assets.

Hisham has also been recently recommended in the fields of corporate, mergers and acquisitions in the 2016 edition of The Asia Pacific Legal 500 – The Guide to Asia’s Law Firms. The transactions that he advised on have been published in international magazines including Acquisition International, Lawyer Monthly and Thompson Reuters.