Amin Abdul Majid

Partner
Zaid Ibrahim & Co.(a member of ZICO Law)
Malaysia
d.+603 2087 9976f.+603 2094 4888

Experience

Amin has over 15 years’ experience providing legal and strategic advice in the field of energy, with a focus on the electricity supply industry. His experience in legislative reform includes the drafting of the Renewable Energy Act 2011 and its subsidiary legislation and Malaysia’s earlier attempt to enact an energy efficiency act.

Amin has also been involved in various energy projects beyond Malaysia, having advised on power generation projects in Myanmar and Kazakhstan. Amin was also a country representative for negotiations towards ASEAN’s regional power grid.

Career

Prior to joining the firm in 2011, Amin was head of the legal unit of the Planning Division of Tenaga Nasional Berhad, the Malaysian national electricity utility. He was also a litigation lawyer in a medium-sized firm in Kuala Lumpur before his stint in Tenaga Nasional Berhad.

Qualifications

  • Advocate and solicitor of the High Court of Malaya (2001)
  • Certificate in Legal Practice, Legal Profession Qualifying Board
  • Bachelor of Laws (Honours) degree from the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), University of London
  • Master of Jurisprudence in Energy Law from the College of Law, Tulsa University, U.S.A.