President
Sudharsanan Thillainathan

Sudhar graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) and Bachelor of Laws (Honours) from Monash University and obtained his Masters of Law from the London School of Economics and Political Science.

He was admitted as an Advocate and Solicitor of the High Court in Malaya in 1997 and commenced legal practice with Shook Lin & Bok that same year. He has been a Partner of Shook Lin & Bok since 2004.

Sudhar is the Vice President of the Malaysian Institute of Arbitrators. He is also Organising Chairperson of the 2015 RAIF Conference and the KLIAW/2015 RAIF Conference Networking Dinner.

Sudhar was listed as a recommended lawyer in the area of Dispute Resolution in the Legal 500 Asia Pacific and is described there as "a rising young star". Sudhar has also been recognised as an expert in Commercial Arbitration by Expert Guides.

Sudhar is listed in the Panel of Arbitrators and Panel of Adjudicators for KLRCA.