ESTHER GEETHA JAYARAJA
Ms Esther obtained her LL.B (Hons) from University of London and she was admitted as an Advocate and Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya in 1997. She holds a Master Degree (Second Upper Class) from University of Manchester majoring in Healthcare Ethics and Law.
Ms Esther had previously headed the Litigation Department in Messrs Yazid Baba & Partners and in Messrs Jeyaratnam & Chong. She was a Senior Associate in Messrs Zaid Ibrahim & Co and later became partner of Messrs Lim Soh & Goonting.
She has extensive experience and exposure in both contentious and non-contentious matters. Over the years, Ms Esther has been involved and still advises on matters relating to loan recovery, goods sold and delivered, divorce and custody proceedings, tortious actions in personal injury and accident claims, shipping matters, medical negligence, defamation, probate and administration matters, property disputes, employment law, immigration law, taxation of costs, injunctions, intellectual property and opposition of winding-up petition.
Ms Esther also advises and attends to corporate matters like joint ventures and corporate restructuring. She is well versed in criminal procedure and represents clients in criminal litigation.