Lawyer Profile

Dhinesh Bhaskaran - Partner - Shearn Delamore & Co

Tel: +603 2027 2897
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
  • Environmental (Head)
  • Medico-Legal (Head)
  • Regulatory Compliance & Enforcement
  • Arbitration and Mediation




  • English,
  • Malay




Civil, commercial and corporate litigation; arbitration; product liability; medical malpractice law; insurance law; and environmental law. Dhinesh has represented clients in a wide array of cases at all levels of the Malaysian Courts and in arbitrations in Malaysia and Singapore under the ICC, SIAC and KLRCA Rules.




  • LL.B (Hons, 1st Class), Polytechnic of Wales
  • LL.M (Hons, 1st Class), University of Cambridge
  • Barrister-at-Law, Gray’s Inn
  • Advocate & Solicitor, High Court of Malaya




  • England & Wales (1990)
  • Malaysia (1992)




  • Past President of the Inter-Pacific Bar Association (IPBA)
  • Past President of the Medico-Legal Society of Malaysia (MLSM)





  • Malaysian Bar
  • International Bar Association (IBA)
  • Member of the Professional Indemnity Insurance Committee of the Bar Council of Malaysia
  • Member of the Task Force on Combined Rules and Rules of Court of the Bar Council of Malaysia
  • Advocacy and Appellate Advocacy Trainer of the Bar Council of Malaysia
  • Member of the Joint-Committee of the Research and Ethics Committee of the International Medical University of Malaysia




  • The Malaysian Chapter in International Product Liability published by Juris Publishing Inc., USA (2012)
  • The Legal And Ethical Implications Of Clinical Practice Guidelines in Malaysia in the Singapore Medical Association’s Newsletter (December 2012 Issue)
  • An article on Which Code to Follow? in the casebook of the Medical Protection Society, England (January 2008 issue)
  • The section on Malaysia in Freezing and Search Orders, 4th Edition, published by Informa Publishing Group Ltd., England (2006)
  • The Malaysian Chapter in The International Comparative Legal Guide to Product Liability published by the Global Legal Group Ltd., England (2004 to 2006)
  • The Enforceability Of Liquidated Damages Clauses In Malaysia in the International Business Law Bulletin published by the Center for International Legal Studies, Salzburg, Austria (March / April 2004 issue)
  • Advisory Editor for the section on Limitation of Actions in Volume 17 of Halsbury’s Laws of Malaysia (2003)




  • Chambers Asia Pacific (2015 - 2017) - one of the “Leaders in their Field” in Dispute Resolution
  • The Legal 500 Asia Pacific (2009 and 2016) - a “Recommended Lawyer” in Dispute Resolution
  • Who’s Who Legal: Litigation (2015) -  a “Leading Practitioner”
  • Who’s Who Legal: Insurance and Reinsurance (2013 - 2018) - a “Leading Practitioner”
  • Guide to the World’s Leading Litigation Lawyers (2007) by The Legal Media Group – one of the “Leading Litigation Lawyers” in Malaysia