ASCO LAW | Beyond Legal Services
ASCO Law also known as Akmal Saufi & Co is a Malaysian legal firm that practices multidisciplinary area of law with its offices located in Kuala Lumpur, the capital city of Malaysia and Johor Bahru, the southern city of Malaysia that is connected to Singapore.
ABOUT ASCO LAW
Located strategically in the two cities, our firm is positioned not only to serve clients in the biggest city of Malaysia but as well as those businesses that would like to be in the epicentre of ASEAN.
Over the course of the firm's years of establishment, we have completed and delivered many successful legal exercises. With ASCO Law's in depth knowledge in law, local insights, and competent understanding of clients businesses, the firm has proven itself to be able to deliver high value and time sensitive projects via its legal services to its clients.
Among notable key deliveries are the legal services rendered with regards to the development within the Pengerang area related to the Petronas Refinery and Petrochemical Integrated Development (RAPID), the development of townships in Johor Bahru and the commissioning and leasing of water treatment plants in Johor.
A strong proponent of technology usage in legal services, you can be assured you are in the best of hands where legal services value delivery are transparent, clear and swift.
Our vision at ASCO LAW is to empower individuals from diverse backgrounds in Malaysia to confidently pursue and achieve their life ambitions in the areas of business ownership, personal employment, property, and private wealth. We are committed to providing specialized legal knowledge and services that enable our clients to navigate these crucial aspects of their lives with ease and certainty.
With a deep understanding of the unique challenges and opportunities in these domains, we strive to deliver innovative, tailored solutions that address our clients' specific needs. Our expertise encompasses the legal intricacies surrounding business ownership, ensuring our clients have the necessary legal framework and guidance to establish and grow their ventures successfully.
In the realm of personal employment, we offer comprehensive legal support to both employers and employees, facilitating harmonious working relationships and protecting their rights and interests. Whether it's drafting employment contracts, resolving workplace disputes, or ensuring compliance with labor laws, we are dedicated to promoting fair and equitable employment practices.
When it comes to property matters, we provide expert guidance throughout the entire spectrum of real estate transactions. From property acquisition and development to leasing and dispute resolution, our seasoned team navigates the intricacies of property law to safeguard our clients' interests and maximize their investments.
Additionally, our specialized knowledge extends to the realm of private wealth, where we assist individuals in safeguarding and optimizing their assets through strategic estate planning, wealth preservation, and succession strategies. We understand the importance of protecting and growing personal wealth, and our comprehensive legal services enable our clients to secure their legacies for future generations.
At ASCO LAW, our vision is not just to provide legal services but to empower individuals to make informed decisions, overcome legal obstacles, and achieve their life ambitions with confidence. Through our specialized knowledge, unwavering commitment to excellence, and personalized approach, we strive to be the trusted legal partner that supports our clients every step of the way.
"To provide the best team effort, technology-powered, and financially sustainable legal services in Malaysia. We empower our well-trained and empathic team to deliver high-quality services, supported by competent leaders. Our commitment to excellence serves as a reference for the industry."
At ASCO LAW, our work culture is characterized by several key elements that foster a dynamic and collaborative environment:
Embracing Technology: We prioritize the use of technology in our day-to-day operations, ensuring that reporting, documentation, and work assessment are conducted digitally. By leveraging data-driven insights, we empower our team members to enhance their work output and make informed decisions.
Digital Communication and Collaboration: We utilize digital platforms to facilitate seamless communication and collaboration among team members, even when they are located in different cities. Our documentation is securely stored in the cloud, protected by state-of-the-art security firewalls.
Transparency and Accountability: We uphold transparency and accountability within the firm through the use of objective key results and key performance indices. Firm-wide and department-level check-ins occur regularly to monitor progress and ensure alignment with our goals.
Open Sitting Arrangement: Our open sitting arrangement promotes a sense of camaraderie and understanding among team members. This arrangement allows us to better empathize with each other's challenges and work styles, facilitating collaboration and synergy.
Multicultural Work Environment: While we primarily communicate in Bahasa Malaysia, we encourage and promote communication in English to cultivate a multicultural work environment. This inclusive approach facilitates effective communication and understanding among our diverse team.
Continuous Professional Development: We prioritize the continuous professional development and growth of our team members. We invest in their training and seminar attendance, providing opportunities for them to expand their knowledge and skills.
Teamwork and Collaboration: Collaboration is a fundamental aspect of our work culture. Our tasks and business objectives often require team members from different roles and specializations to work together. For instance, our tech team engages with the finance team to assess the financial viability of platforms and collaborates with partners to develop new services and products.
Positive and Inclusive Initiatives: We foster a positive and inclusive work culture through initiatives such as shared meals and recognition of individuals who achieve their performance targets. These efforts promote a supportive atmosphere and encourage team members to celebrate each other's successes.
Trust and Open Communication: We prioritize trust and open communication among all team members. Everyone has access to each other, including leadership in the firm, fostering an environment where ideas, concerns, and feedback can be freely exchanged.
Energetic and Innovative Approach: One of the unique aspects of our work culture is our energetic and innovative mindset. We constantly strive to discover new ways to improve our legal firm and embrace innovation as we navigate the ever-evolving legal landscape.
Our work culture embodies collaboration, innovation, and continuous growth, allowing us to deliver exceptional legal services while nurturing a supportive and inclusive environment for our team members.