James Joshua Paulraj

James graduated with a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) (Hons) from the University of Leeds in 2010. In the same year, he pursued the Certificate of Legal Practice and was awarded the same in 2011. He read in the Chambers of Messrs. Kiru & Yong, under the direct guidance of Dato’ K. Kirubakaran from February to November 2012.

He was called to the Malaysian Bar on 11.01.2013 and worked as a legal associate in the firm of Rajadevan & Associates from February 2013 to March 2014; and subsequently, in the firm of Raj, Ong & Yudistra from May 2014 to July 2015.

James is involved in commercial, corporate, civil litigation matters. Some of the notable portfolios currently being handled by James are as follows:

Litigation portfolio for SCOMI Group Berhad, SCOMI Energy Services Berhad, SCOMI Rail Berhad, and its subsidiaries

Litigation portfolio for TSH Resources Berhad and its subsidiaries

Litigation portfolio for the following aviation companies:

  • Aviation Development Corporation (M) Sdn Bhd; and
  • Aerohawk Air Sdn Bhd

James has also handled various ad-hoc litigation matters, ranging from construction disputes, corporate shareholder disputes, and industrial disputes to tortious and contractual disputes up to the Apex Court of Malaysia.