Lawyer Profile

Sagadaven Thangavelu - Partner - Shearn Delamore & Co

Tel: +603 2027 2827
Address: 7th Floor, Wisma
Hamzah-Kwong Hing
No.1, Leboh Ampang
50100 Kuala Lumpur,

Shearn Delamore & Co

Malaysia, Dispute Resolution

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Practice Area


  • Dispute Resolution




  • English,
  • Malay,
  • Tamil




Sagadaven provides legal counsel across a wide range of matters including property, general, life and motor insurance and professional malpractice.


His area of expertise encompasses contentious and non-contentious aspects of insurance law, professional malpractice and law of negligence in general. He is regularly appointed by insurance companies to represent them and/or their insureds parties in civil actions or suits as well as for advisory matters. He is also a legal advisor for the General Insurance Association of Malaysia and the Motor Insurers' Bureau of West Malaysia. Sagadaven is also regularly appointed to provide advisory work relating to interpretation and/or simplification of insurance policy wordings and to represent the relevant associations in court proceedings where the decisions are likely to affect the insurance industry in general.


Sagadaven is a panel member of the Medical Protection Society based in United Kingdom and frequently appointed to represent medical practitioners in malpractice litigation and medical inquiries. A number of court cases that Sagadaven has featured in have been reported in the Malaysian law journals.




  • LL.B (Hons), University of London
  • Certificate in Legal Practice
  • Advocate & Solicitor, High Court of Malaya




  • Malaysia (1995)




  • Malaysian Bar
  • International Bar Association (IBA)
  • ASEAN Law Association of Malaysia
  • Medico-Legal Society of Malaysia




  • Co-author of the Malaysian Personal Injury Service published by the Malayan Law Journal