Syarihah began her career at the Attorney General’s Chambers where she was in the advisory division of the Ministry of Human Resources. During her time at the AG’s chambers she advised the then Minister of Human Resources on the various acts under the purview of the ministry.
After the AG’s chambers, Syarihah joined a leading Kuala Lumpur law firm, where she commenced her pupillage and was called to the bar in 2007. Upon her admission to the bar, Syarihah was retained where she specialised in international and domestic dispute resolution.
In 2010, she together with 4 other lawyers founded the firm of Messrs Mohanadass Partnership led by Mohanadass Kanagasabai. Since its founding, Mohanadass Partnership has come to be recognised in Malaysia and internationally as a leading boutique litigation and arbitration firm and noted by international law directories such as Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners for its expertise.
She has extensive dispute resolution experience in oil & gas and construction engineering matters and has appeared as co-counsel in arbitrations in London, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur and Bangkok. Syarihah also has wide experience in diverse types of disputes including corporate, commercial, and contractual disputes.
She is also actively involved in the Malaysian Bar and Kuala Lumpur Bar Sports Committee.
Member of the Disciplinary Board of Malaysia Medical Council
Honorary Secretary, Malaysian Institute of Arbitrators
Member, Association of International Petroleum Negotiators
Member, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators
Partner, Mohanadass Partnership
Council Member, Malaysian Institute of Arbitrators
Associate Member, Malaysian Institute of Arbitrators
Admitted to the Malaysia Bar Legal Assistant, Shook Lin & Bok
Federal Counsel, Attorney General’s Chambers
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