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Ariff Rozhan & Co Advocates & Solicitors


Ariff Rozhan & Co (ARC) is a firm in Kuala Lumpur, established in 2015, focusing primarily on dispute resolution. Led by Ariff Rozhan, William Lim and Christopher Arun, ARC’s principal partners were all former partners in Malaysia’s largest law firm.

Ezane Chong and Johnson Lim joined the partnership in April 2016 and January 2017 respectively.

Ariff has also established the Chambers of Ariff Rozhan, a Barrister’s Chambers in London, England, which works closely with ARC.


ARC’s partners have acquired experience from a plethora of cases acting for local and multinational clients, involving complex and novel of issues of law. These cases underline the width and breadth of their experience, as well as demonstrating the depth and strength of their expertise.

Many cases conducted by ARC’S partners and lawyers have been reported in Malaysian and International Law Reports. Our team members were amongst the first Malaysian lawyers exposed to novel and complex issues of dispute resolution, ranging from previously unchartered ‘Securities Law’, disputes in relation to ‘Offshore Trust Licences and Regulations’, conducting ‘Forensic Litigation Due Diligence exercises’ for local and international clients, and conducting cross-border disputes and international commercial arbitrations involving multiple jurisdictional issues.

ARC is listed as a leading law firm and is recommended by numerous legal publications.

ARC’s Managing Partner, Ariff, has also been recommended by peers, in Asialaw Profiles, as a “top litigation expert” and was ranked as a leading Litigation and Dispute Resolution practitioner in Malaysia by Chambers Asia Pacific and Benchmark Asia-Pacific. Ariff was also ranked as one of Malaysia’s Leading Lawyers in Asialaw Profiles 2016 and in September 2017 and won the award for “Disputes Star for Malaysia” at the Asialaw Asia Pacific Disputes Resolution Award in Hong Kong in 2017. Both Ezane and Ariff are also recipients of the International Client Choice Awards (2015, 2017 and 2018) for Malaysia.