Muralee Nair

Dispute Resolution
Infrastructure & Projects
Arbitration & Mediation
Engineering & Construction


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

Involved in the field of construction law dispute resolution and advisory work including drafting and reviewing contracts, acting as counsel and/or co-counsel in numerous engineering and construction disputes in Court as well as in arbitration (both international and domestic), adjudication, mediation and conciliation. Muralee also sits as an arbitrator and adjudicator in engineering and construction disputes. He is also involved in medical negligence litigation and represents doctors in Court and in disciplinary proceedings conducted by the Malaysian Medical Council. Muralee is also experienced in planning, development, management of public-private partnerships and private finance initiatives.


  • Dispute over increase in toll rates (Concessionaire v Government of Malaysia)
  • Termination of Food Supply Contract (Food Supply Contractor v Government of Malaysia)
  • Dispute over termination of a Mining and Extraction Contract (Employer v Mining Contractor)


  • Dispute over non-payment for piling and infrastructure works (Sub-Contractor v Main Contractor)
  • Dispute over non-payment for piling, structure and basement works (Employer (Private Hospital) v Contractor)
  • Dispute over non-payment for construction of 2 blocks of apartments (Developer v Contractor)
  • Member, Malaysian Bar
  • Member, International Bar Association (IBA)
  • Fellow, UK Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (FCIArb)
  • Fellow, Malaysian Institute of Arbitrators (FMIArb)
  • Fellow, Malaysian Society of Adjudicators (FMSAdj)
  • Member, London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA)
  • Member, ASEAN Law Association of Malaysia (ALA)
  • Member, Medico-Legal Society of Malaysia (MLSM)
  • Member, Society of Construction Law, Malaysia (SCL)
  • Panel Member, Arbitrators and Panel of Adjudicators of the Kuala Lumpur Regional Centre for Arbitration (KLRCA)