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A KL based law firm for technology companies and startups

Helping startups do business and raise capital in Malaysia and overseas.

Corporate, tech, venture and startup law firm based in KL 1

Fast and easy onboarding

Here's how it works

As an online and digital law firm, we’ve made hiring us as easy as possible and in a legally compliant manner.

1. talk to a lawyer

Our lawyer will talk you on a phone, Zoom or whatever suits.

3. Accept online

Accept your fee quote and e-sign our engagement letter.

2. Get a fee quote

We will email our meeting recap with a fee quote for your review.

4. That's it!

Get your completed project, usually within 5- 10 working days.

Why Izwan & Partners?

Tech & startup Oriented

Work with a lawyer that understand your business.

'lean' legal

Less legalese, and practical & progressive legal advice.

transparent pricing

No surprises. Get cost certainty when you engage us.

Take a look at our legal services

We act for a wide range of clients including venture capital firms, small businesses and startups

Equity financing & fundraising

Figuring out the pros and cons of SAFE notes vs ordinary shares or RPS? Let us guide you on the best financing option and draft the necessary term sheet and the funding agreements.

Equity Crowdfunding

Thinking of raising funds via an equity crowdfunding but unsure how can you protect your rights as the founders? Let us guide you on the funding documents to ensure a successful campaign.

ESOS & sweat equity

Planning to give out shares to certain key employees or advisers? We can help guide through the process of drafting the employees shares option scheme (ESOS) by-laws to its implementation.

corporate & commercial contracts

We advise on business and corporate structures, negotiating and preparing commercial agreements based on your business needs.

Venture Capital & Funds Formation

We regularly assist fund managers on forming onshore or offshore Labuan funds and preparing the funding documents and agreements.

Website & Mobile App

we can help draft online documents such as the terms of use, privacy policy, cookie policy to software licensing agreement based on your business model.

fintech & embedded finance

We have direct experience acting for online and regulated platforms especially in dealing with regulators such as the Central Bank of Malaysia and the Securities Commission of Malaysia.

ESG & sustainability

Setting up the Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) with ESG assessment and compliance program to meet demands of the stakeholders.

Hiring & Employment

Need help deciding if the new talent should be an independent contractor or an employee? We can help figure out prepare the employment / services agreement.

Intellectual Property

Planning to licence your software to end users on a SaaS model? we can help draft the licence agreement to non-disclosure / confidentiality agreement for your software

M&A & Investments

Our experienced M&A and investment team can help you conduct the necessary legal due diligence to preparing the shares sale/ business sale agreement.

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We've helped over 200+ technology companies and startups in Malaysia

“Izwan Zakaria, the only name that pops up each time my tech startup friends ask me to recommend them a future-proof lawyer. Izwan has the skills, the knowledge and experience. His advice is sound and practical too.”
Azleen Abdul Rahman
Marketing in Asia
“Izwan has provided valuable inputs and services to our fintech company time and again, many times going beyond expectations. He brings a combination of solid legal prowess and sincere intention to assist, making him the go-to legal advisor for many.”
Umar Munshi
Ethis Global
“Izwan supported my ambition of building my own social enterprise and opened doors to connections and networks, allowing me to grow my social enterprise to where it is today. His genuine intention in helping startups and entrepreneurs is portrayed through his constant support and advice.”
Raudhah Nazran
Accelerate Global
"Izwan is a well respected technology and legal specialist with an extensive experience in advising early stage entrepreneurs and startups on a wide range of legal matters from fundraising to business compliance matters. I have had a wonderful experience working with him and would not hesitate to recommend him as your legal counsel.”
Ganesh Mahendranathan

Ready to get started?

Don’t worry – just book a free initial 30 mins legal consult. Our call is free of charge, completely confidential, and strictly no-obligation.