Legal team walks out on Najib

The Malaysian Insight

Former prime minister Najib Razak was felt to have been in good hands with lawyers of repute on his team. – The Malaysian Insight pic, June 5, 2018.

NAJIB Razak’s team of legal advisers has decided to not to represent him, dealing a major blow to the former prime minister facing a battery of charges related to money laundering.

The Malaysian Insight understands former top prosecutor Yusof Zainal Abideen, senior criminal lawyer M. Puravalen and other members of the legal team failed to reach common ground with the client on several issues.

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  • Really "untouchable". Too toxic!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Posted 2 years ago by Lee Lee

  • Would UMNO's top lawyer, Shafee Abdullah come to Najib's rescue?

    Posted 2 years ago by Roger 5201

  • Sacked AG, Apandi can take over. Why not hire Shafee? Deepak has rejected him as his lawyer now. Jibby had a few other lawyers hanging around him who could only speak and write in broken English. One of them wrote to WSJ in bad English to defend Jibby. They should now come to his rescue.

    Posted 2 years ago by Ken destino

  • When your lawyers give up on you. Its time to RUN.. If I were Najib and Rosmah, I try look for sampan to row out even if by myself.

    Posted 2 years ago by Bigjoe Lam

    • Cannot, hippo will sink the sampan.

      Posted 2 years ago by Chin Tu Lan

  • Yes Apandi , you saw no evil with the kleptomaniac. Please represent Najib and tell the court why you founf the thief innocent.

    Posted 1 year ago by Alphonz Jayaraman