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Independent Non-Executive Director

Rosli Dahlan has been appointed as a Board of UDA Holdings on 1st March 2019.

Rosli Dahlan is the founding partner of Rosli Dahlan Savana Partnership, a full service law firm serving Malaysia's premier industry leaders.

Rosli has extensive experience in complex land disputes and compulsory land acquisitions. Rosli has been prominent in public, administrative and constitutional law matters winning landmark cases in land acquisition, human rights, illegal deportations, fundamental liberties and prosecutorial misfeasance. He is sought after in conflict of laws issues.

Rosli’s accomplishments have earned him numerous awards, accolades and recognitions from reputed international legal publications. He won the prestigious Interlawyer of the Year 2015 which citation read “The award from Interlaw is given to an individual with outstanding qualities as a lawyer who has contributed to the organisation and his community”. He also won the International Law Office Clients Choice Awards for four consecutive years (2011 – 2014). Currently, he is on the Expert Panel 2018 of The Law Reviews and Asialaw 2019 has regarded him as the Leading Lawyer in Dispute Resolution.

Rosli is also a prolific writer with authorships and publications in the Malaysian chapter for The Anti-Bribery and Anti-Corruption Review, Malaysian chapter for Kluwer Quick Reference Guide to Global Anti-Corruption (Michael Burton, ed), The Malaysian Civil Procedure 2013 (Sweet & Maxwell Asia), “Who is the Malay?” (2015) in Breaking the Silence: Voices of Moderation G25 Malaysia (Marshall Cavendish International (Asia) Private Limited, 2016), “The Syariah Court: Its Position under the Malaysian Legal System” in 2015 1 SHR cci, Malaysian chapter for AILA’s Global Immigration Guide: A Country by Country Survey by American Immigration Lawyers Association (2005) and Malaysian chapter for International Product Liability Law — A Worldwide Desk Reference (Aspatore Books, 2003).

Rosli Dahlan is the pioneer batch of LLB (Hons) International Islamic University, called to the Malaysian Bar in 1988 as an Advocate & Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya. He is also a Peguam Syarie of the Syariah Court of the Federal Territories. 

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