Major Hj Azman Hj Zakaria (Rtd)
Partner / Notary Public
Haji Azman Bin Haji Zakaria is an army veteran and also a graduate with an Advance Diploma in Law from Institut Teknologi MARA (UiTM). He also holds a Diploma in Defence and Strategic Studies from Universiti Malaya (UM), Diploma in Defence from the Armed Forces Staff College and a Diploma in Syariah Law Practice from the International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM).
He has served in the United Nations under the banner of United Nations Protection Force (UNPROFOR) as the Legal Advisor during the Balkan War in Bosnia Herzegovina and Croatia. Having served in an exemplary manner, he was conferred with the following awards; Darjah Kebesaran Kesatria Angkatan Tentera (KAT- Federal), Ahli Mangku Terengganu (AMT-Terengganu), Pingat Jasa Malaysia (PJM-Federal), Pingat Negara Bangsa-Bangsa Bersatu (Bosnia) (PNBB(Bosnia-Federal) and Pingat Perkhimatan Setia (PPS-Federal).
On 15th February 2012, Haji Azman and Haji Mohamad Affendy formed Messrs Azman & Affendy.
Muhammad Affendy Mohd Yusop
Haji Muhammad Affendy Bin Mohd Yusop was born on 20th November 1978 in Kuala Lumpur. He received his early education at the Maahad Hamidiah, Kajang Selangor Darul Ehsan and continued to further his education at the International Islamic University Malaysia where in 2002 he graduated with a LL.B (Hons.). Haji Muhamad Affendy obtained his Masters in Comparative Law (MCL) in 2004 from the International Islamic University Malaysia and in 2005 Haji Muhammad Affendy once more pursued for another post graduate studies and graduated with a Diploma in Syariah law practice from the same University.
Haji Muhammad Affendy bin Mohd Yusop started his career as a pupil in chamber at Messrs Azaine & Fakhrul and subsequently practiced at Messrs Hanif & Co as a criminal lawyer in Kuala Lumpur for 4 years. In 2006 he set up his own firm as a known as Messrs Affendy Yusop & Associates, however, in 2012 he merged his practice with Haji Azman and formed Messrs Azman & Affendy.
Haji Muhammad Affendy was active as a part time lecturer at the International Islamic University Malaysia lecturing on company law however he ceased lecturing when he decided to concentrate in his criminal law practice. With 14 years of experience, Haji Muhammad Affendy’s practice is focus but not limited to criminal law, company law, banking law and convenyancing. Haji Muhammad Affendy is responsible for the Bangi office.