Iliyas advises clients in the field of corporate and commercial transactions, including takeovers and mergers, joint ventures, and equity capital market transactions.
He regularly assists corporate clients from a variety of industry sectors including healthcare, property development, education, port administration, food and beverages, and banking and finance.
Iliyas started his career in legal practice at a Malaysian law firm in 2010 where he undertook his pupillage, and was subsequently retained as a legal assistant. He joined Zaid Ibrahim & Co. as a Senior Associate on November 2015. In January 2021, he was promoted to Partner in the Corporate Commercial practice group at Zaid Ibrahim & Co.’s main office in Kuala Lumpur.
- Advocate and solicitor of the High Court of Malaya
- Bachelor of Laws (Honours) Degree (LLB) from International Islamic University Malaysia
- Master’s Degree in Banking and Finance Law (LLM) from University of West London, United Kingdom