Nick White is head of the firm's Regional Office in the Malaysian capital, Kuala Lumpur. Nick joined Trowers & Hamlins in 1980 and became a partner in 1987. His career has included time spent in Trowers & Hamlins' litigation department in London, and spells in three Gulf jurisdictions - Oman, Bahrain and Dubai. Following numerous years of working with Malaysian clients on their activities outside Malaysia, Nick moved to Kuala Lumpur in mid 2012 to head up our Regional Office in an expansion to the firm's international network.
Nick's practice is of a general commercial nature (both contentious and non-contentious). He has knowledge of the various laws and legal systems of other jurisdictions across areas including construction and real estate, mergers and acquisitions, business set ups and structures, agency arrangements, free zone advice, litigation and arbitration.
Nick is an experienced disputes resolution lawyer (both arbitration and litigation). He is a Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, and an accredited Mediator. He has been involved in many high profile cases both as counsel and arbitrator. Nick is a member of the panel of arbitrations of the Kuala Lumpur Regional Centre for Arbitration (KLRCA).