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Corporate & Commercial Disputes

We have extensive experience in international and domestic corporate and commercial disputes, and are skilled in running complex multi-jurisdictional disputes across multiple fora. We employ holistic dispute resolution strategies to obtain cost-effective and quick resolutions for our clients, including acting in negotiations as well as in mediation, litigation, arbitration and adjudication proceedings.

Recent experience includes: 

  • Acting for a Korean distributor of retail fashion-related products in an SIAC arbitration against a French owner of a fashion and skincare brand in relation to inter alia breaches of a distribution agreement and fraudulent misrepresentations. 

  • Acting for a lessee and developer of a resort on an island in Maldives in an SIAC arbitration commenced by an asset management company in respect of an asset and project management agreement. 

  • Acting for a Chinese State-owned entity in an SCC arbitration concerning a consultancy agreement against a Middle Eastern management company in relation to a Saudi Arabian petrochemical project worth US$750 million.

  • Acting in SIAC proceedings for an international construction group against a claim brought by its subcontractor in a dispute over the validity of a settlement agreement that was reached in respect of claims totalling more than S$35 million.

  • Acting for a publicly listed global telecommunications service provider in SIAC arbitration proceedings in relation to a multi-million Euro dispute arising out of an international reciprocal telecommunication services agreement.

  • Acting for an Asian State-owned entity in two UNCITRAL ad hoc arbitrations involving the termination of a concession agreement valued at over US$1 billion.

  • Representing a South Asian Government-linked company in its dispute over the termination of a Concession Agreement involving all aspects of an international airport operation, a dispute valued at US$1 billion.

  • Acting in multi-fora litigation and arbitration proceedings arising out of a shareholders’ dispute in respect of a S$300 million Southeast Asian oil and gas distribution joint venture company, involving allegations of breach of fiduciary duties.

  • Assisting a South Asian Government in reaching an amicable settlement in its dispute with an international accounting firm.

  • Acting as Sole Legal Advisor to a South Asian country’s national commission.

  • Advising the Singapore branch of a South Asian State-owned entity on issues with its Managing Director.