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Where legal complexity meets strategic clarity

The firm with the skills, expertise and resources to handle the most complex & demanding cases.

The Firm

Moideen & Max (M&M) is a driven and dynamic boutique law firm, based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, founded by Faisal Moideen and Maximilian Tai in 2011. Having practiced in one of the largest law firms in Malaysia, the partners bring together a wealth of experience accumulated over the years.

Headed by Faisal Moideen, M&M has since expanded to cater to the Firm’s growing clientele, both domestically and internationally. The continuing expansion over the recent years has diversified M&M’s areas of practice from litigation to other areas of the law including corporate conveyancing and corporate advisory.

The Firm’s areas of practice also include general litigation, construction and arbitration, employment law and industrial relations, administrative and constitutional law, corporate litigation and advisory, and sports law.

M&M has since attracted highly qualified group of lawyers who possess a broad range of experience and expertise. The Firm develops exceptional people by empowering them to think differently and independently. They are well versed, dedicated and meticulous in their respective practice areas. This allows M&M to deliver client-oriented services with uncompromising standards, business focus, flexibility — and more.

M&M’s all-round expertise positions the Firm's multidisciplinary practice as a one-stop centre, trusted by clients to solve their most complex problems, advocate their interests with integrity and craft strategic solutions.



Experienced, specialized & dedicated team.

Faisal Moideen

Founding & Managing Partner

Faisal Moideen specialises in complex litigation and dispute resolution. He has successfully represented a diverse list of clients including multinational companies, GLCs, oil and gas corporations, national sports bodies and international airlines at all levels of court. He also regularly represents his clients in both domestic and international arbitration. 

Maximilian Tai

Founding Partner

Maximilian Tai has more than 15 years of experience working with entities of all sizes across many industries.  Frequently sought by major international and local companies for advice on cases involving employment issues, he specialises in employment law with a firm background in civil litigation and dispute resolution.

M&M Team — Julian Ch’ng Wei Shen

Julian Ch’ng


Julian Ch’ng graduated in 2015 and was called to the Malaysian Bar in January 2018. Julian joined the Firm as an Associate in February 2018 before being admitted as a Partner. Julian’s areas of practice include general litigation and arbitration, both domestic and international.

Practice Areas

The firm with the skills, expertise and resources to handle the most demanding & complex cases.


Regarded as one of the leading dispute resolution practices in Malaysia, M&M’s strengths in commercial, regulatory and corporate litigation enables the Firm to advocate difficult positions with integrity.

The Firm’s approach to dispute resolution is commercial and strategic.

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Construction Law &

M&M handles everything from complex construction disputes, engineering disputes, construction defects and delays, workmanship claims to job abandonment disputes. Utilising its deep expertise in this area of practice minimises risk and secures favourable outcomes via arbitration and court proceedings.

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Employment Law &
Industrial Relations

Getting employment issues right is crucial for any organisation. M&M provides practical, solutions-based advice to guide our clients through the employee life-cycle looking to navigate Malaysia’s dynamic and ever changing employment landscape.

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Constitutional &
Administrative Law

Constitutional and administrative practice is a key practice area of M&M. The Firm is experienced in the full range of constitutional and administrative practice, having acted for clients in highly contentious matters as well as complex transactional and advisory work.

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Environmental Law

With the ever increasing focus on a project’s environmental impacts, sustainable development and climate change, organisations turn to M&M for legal and strategic advice on their most significant environmental planning and issues.

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Sports Law

From advice on regulations in sports to legal disputes, the Firm’s team of sports lawyers has the experience and expertise to help in any legal needs. The team understands the sports industry and provides a full service to help our clients with any sports law issue.

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Shipping & Aviation

The insurance, shipping and aviation industry is rapidly changing and facing evolving trade and environmental regulations, heightened competition and risks.

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Selected Cases


Notable reported cases we’ve worked on over the years.
Luno Pte Ltd & Bitx Malaysia Sdn Bhd v Robert Ong Thien Cheng

M&M Editorial Team

Acted for Luno for the first cryptocurrency dispute in Malaysia on the recovery of Bitcoins by applying Section 73 of the Contracts Act 1950. The Court of Appeal recognised that Bitcoins falls within the definition of “thing” and allowed Luno’s claim to recover Bitcoins.




Organisations we have had the privilege to work with over the years.

Over the years, we have forged collaborative partnerships with various multinational corporations including PETRONAS, Tenaga Nasional and S P Setia.

This list provides a further glimpse into the various organisations we had the privilege to work with and continue to support.



The latest legal news, views and trends from the editorial team at M&M.

Contact Us

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Visit Us
Suite B-05-12, Gateway Kiaramas
No 1, Jalan Desa Kiara
Mont’ Kiara
50480 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Contact Us
T +603 6205 9288 / 9388
F +603 6205 9488