Lawyer Profile

Datin Jeyanthini Kannaperan - Partner - Shearn Delamore & Co

Tel: +603 2027 2849
Address: 7th Floor, Wisma
Hamzah-Kwong Hing
No.1, Leboh Ampang
50100 Kuala Lumpur,

Shearn Delamore & Co

Malaysia, Dispute Resolution, Regulatory & Compliance

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Practice Areas 


  • Dispute Resolution (Head)
  • Regulatory Compliance & Enforcement
  • Arbitration and Mediation




  • English,
  • Malay,
  • Tamil




Datin Jeyanthini provides strategic legal advice on land, commercial and corporate disputes. She has acted in a number of important cases that have been reported in the law journals. She has also led teams of lawyers from within and outside the firm in many court appearances at the High Court and Appellate Courts.


Datin Jeyanthini also has rich experience in the area of banking (including Islamic or Syariah banking and finance) trade finance and insolvency; enforcement of loan or security instruments and instruments of payments; receiverships; foreclosures; as well as liquidation, restructuring, rescue mechanisms and schemes of arrangement.  




  • LL.B, University of London
  • Barrister-at-Law, Gray’s Inn
  • Advocate & Solicitor, High Court of Malaya




  • England & Wales (1985)
  • Malaysia (1986)




  • Malaysian Bar
  • International Bar Association (IBA)
  • Inter-Pacific Bar Association (IPBA)
  • International Chamber of Commerce – Malaysia’s Committee on Banking
  • Firm Representative to the European Union Malaysia Chamber of Commerce and Industry (EUMCCI), and the Law Society of England and Wales




  • Asialaw Leading Lawyers (2014 - 2016) – a “Leading Lawyer” in Dispute Resolution and Litigation
  • Asialaw Leading Lawyers (2017) – a “Market Leading Lawyer” in Dispute Resolution and Litigation
  • Asialaw Profiles (2011, 2014 - 2016) - an “Asialaw Recommended Individual” in Dispute Resolution
  • Chambers Asia Pacific (2010 - 2017) - one of the “Leaders in their Field” in Dispute Resolution
  • The Legal 500 Asia Pacific (2010 - 2012, 2015 - 2017) - a “Recommended Lawyer” in Dispute Resolution