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Founding Partner
Ariff Rozhan & Co
T +60 (3) 6411 4088


  • General Litigation & Dispute Resolution
  • Corporate & Commercial Litigation
  • Administrative Law
  • Labuan Law
  • Insolvency
  • Banking and Real Estate


William advises and represents both foreign and local clients in a wide range of insolvency litigation matters and corporate and commercial disputes, with emphasis on Labuan IBFC, and the automotive and securities industries. He also represents clients in Administrative Law matters, involving the challenge of the decisions of statutory bodies and tribunals, and has considerable advocacy experience before various Courts and tribunals in Malaysia. William also advises private clients, financial institutions and developers in the acquisition and disposal of properties, and in real estate financing.


William began his legal practice as a Legal Assistant in  Presgrave & Matthews, Penang. In August 2009, William joined Zaid Ibrahim & Co. as an Associate and was later made a Partner of the firm in January 2013. In April 2015, William co-founded Ariff Rozhan & Co.

Education and Qualifications

  • Advocate and Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya
  • Bachelor of Law (Honours) Degree from the University of Sheffield, United Kingdom


  • English
  • Bahasa Malaysia (Malay)
  • Mandarin