BA (Hons) Law (Manchester) – 1982
Barrister at Law (Lincoln’s Inn) – 1983
Called to Malaysian Bar – 1984
Prakash Menon read law at the Manchester Metropolitan University and graduated with a BA (Hons) Law degree in 1982. In 1983, he qualified as a Barrister of Lincoln’s Inn and called to the English Bar the same year. He was admitted as an Advocate & Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya in June 1984. He is one of the founding members of the firm in 1987 and has been in the firm since. His area of expertise is in Civil and Commercial litigation and has experience in a vast range of legal disputes including matters relating to complicated commercial disputes, contracts, banking, property, insurance, copyright, trust, wills and intellectual property. He is rated in the Chambers and Partners Publication (2009, 2010, 2012) as an experienced litigator and has been described as a tenacious and formidable lawyer. He has handled several high profile and landmark cases and has appeared in the Superior/Apex Courts on innumerable occasions and currently his litigation practice is solely limited to attending to various complicated or complex disputes in the High Court and the Appellate Courts. He also has extensive experience in advising international and local companies on a wide range of corporate matters and has also acquired first hand corporate experience having been an independent director in a public listed company.