Parameswary Shanmugam

Senior Associate
Gala & Tomik Advocates(a member of ZICO Law)
d.+608 224 1546f.+608 225 1546


Parameswary is a Senior Associate at Gala & Tomik Advocates in Kuching. She has experience in different levels of Courts including Industrial Court, Magistrate Court, Sessions Court, High Court, Court of Appeal and Federal Court, where she has appeared for various interlocutory applications, full trials and appeals which have been reported in local law journals. Parameswary Shanmugam has experience in advising clients on construction arbitration in relation to Kuala Lumpur Regional Centre for Arbitration Rules and has also attended numerous Preliminary Meetings held at the International Asian Arbitration Centre office.

She has advised and acted for various companies and statutory bodies in complex claims and disputes in a wide range of fields including construction disputes, general debt recovery, contractual, commercial and corporate disputes, employment and industrial relations matters.

She has also handled and advised on matters relating to divorce and custody proceedings as well as general dispute resolution matters relating to foreclosure and execution proceedings such as bankruptcy and winding up proceedings.


Paramewswary joined Gala & Tomik Advocates as a Senior Associate in 2017. She has been admitted as an Associate in Malaysian Arbitration Institute in 2019.


  • AMIArb (Associate of Malaysian Arbitration Institute (2019)
  • Advocate of the High Court in Sabah and Sarawak (2012)
  • Advocate and solicitor of the High Court of Malaya (2010)
  • B Northern University of Malaysia