Secretariat & Legal Counsel
Sharmila was admitted as an Advocate and Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya in 2004. After several years of working as a civil and commercial litigator in some of the most prominent law firms in the country, Sharmila set up her own boutique legal practice in 2011 to cater to the needs of her clients. She is also a Panel Adjudicator with the Kuala Lumpur Regional Centre for Arbitration.
Sharmila believes that knowledge sharing is fundamental in creating an environment where people are aware of the legal rights and the remedies that are available to them.
As a lawyer and businesswoman herself, Sharmila is passionate about empowering businesswomen with the necessary legal knowledge to enable them to manage legal issues within their own corporate structures as she believes strongly that every successful business starts with its leaders having a strong legal foundation. As such, she is actively involved in imparting legal knowledge through publications, seminars and training sessions.