Rajiv Prabhakaran

Head of Personal Injuries

Rajiv graduated from Coventry University and started pupillage in Penang, W Malaysia in 1994. He was admitted to the Malaysian Bar in February 1995 and subsequently the Brunei Bar in 2008.During his pupillage in Malaysia, Rajiv read in all areas of litigation as he was attached to a “one man show” law firm with particular emphasis in the area of personal injury litigation.

Presently, his main area of expertise is in insurance law, primarily in the field of personal injury and fatal claims arising out of road traffic collisions and accidents at the work place. He also does banking matters which involves debt collection, winding up, bankruptcy and advisory roles, other general civil litigation (landlord and tenant, vacant possession, family law, civil claims) and criminal law.

Rajiv has appeared at all levels of court in Malaysia and Brunei and has also successfully defended an insurance company in Brunei who was sued in the High Court of Brunei in 2013 for non-coverage of a term contained in their motor vehicle insurance policy.

He is currently the Head of Personal Injuries in YHP.



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