Advocate & Solicitor


Having gained more than 20 years experience encompassing a broad spectrum of litigation, Sumita now litigates the following areas of law, among others:
  • Industrial Relations / Employment
  • Divorce
  • Joint Management Bodies / Management Corporations (stratified development)
  • Contract
  • Defamation
The Bangsar South branch also regularly deals with civil execution proceedings by way of judgment debtor summonses, winding up, writs of seizure and sale, garnishee proceedings, contempt of court, conveyancing and debt recovery.
As in all areas in which she practices, Sumita believes in working towards eliminating unnecessary expense and achieving the most favourable commercial result possible.
Sumita Gnanarajah was admitted as an Advocate & Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya on 15th October 1993 after having completed her pupillage at Messrs Shearn Delamore & Co. She then served with Messrs Lobo & Associates and Messrs A.Gnanarajah & Co; all established legal firms recognized in their respective fields of law, before finally merging her legal chambers of Sumita & Associates with the law practice of Messrs Rusmah Arunan & Associates where she has been a Senior Partner since 2007.
Messrs Rusmah Arunan & Associates now operates from its several branches in Kuala Lumpur, Bangsar, Old Klang Road, Petaling Jaya, Subang Jaya, Shah Alam, and Seremban. Sumita is the Managing Partner of the branch located at Bangsar South.