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1 Coleman Street, #05-03,
The Adelphi, Singapore 179803
Tel: 6226 3650 | Fax: 6223 5034

 
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[ SERVICES ]

Our practice specialisation is focused on a range of transactional and advisory work and dispute resolution in these area:


[ ARBITRATION ]
We have experience in arbitration governed by the rules of, as under the auspices of arbitral bodies, such as ICC, SIAC, SIA and the Law Society of Singapore.

Our arbitration practice is led by Timothy Ng. He was actively involved in the launch of the inaugural Law Society Arbitration Rules and was counsel for the successful party in the 1st arbitration proceeding governed by the Law Society Arbitration Rules. Timothy is on the panel of arbitrators of both the Law Society of Singapore and the Singapore Institute of Arbitrators.

The disputes we arbitrate include:

1) Corporate Disputes including fraud and asset tracing;
2) Matrimonial (only Ancilliary Matters);
3) Construction and Commercial Disputes;
4) Construction Disputes including ship and oil rig construction and;
5) Infrastructure Disputes including airports, sea ports, water, power and other industrial plants and highways.
 

[ BANKRUPTCY AND CORPORATE INSOLVENCY ]
We advise distressed individual debtors, companies and their directors, on practical and commercial strategies of managing their exposure to insolvency administration.

We also advise individuals and companies in a wide range of disputes against banks and financial institutions.

Creditor Rights
1. Recovery of Loans
2. Enforcement of security
3. Enforcement of judgments
4. Pre-emptive remedies
5. Advice on creditor rights and protection
6. Settlements and compromises

Insolvency
1. Schemes of arrangement
2. Bankruptcy and voluntary arrangements
3. Liquidation
4. Judicial management
5. Receivership
 

[ CONSTRUCTION AND INFRASTRUCTURE DISPUTES ]
i) AIRPORTS
Acted for the Main Contractor in a dispute with one of the sub-contractors involving a claim of approximately $50 million pertaining to the construction of the taxiway for an airport terminal.

Advised an electrical specialist subcontractor in respect of his claim against the main contractor over an airport terminal building.

ii) PORTS/NAVAL BASE
Acted for the Main Contractor in various disputes with several its sub-contractors pertaining to the construction of a naval base.

Advised a leading local contractor in respect of its dispute with the employer in respect of the construction of a port in Myanmar.

Advised a Dredging Contractor in respect of disputes with the Regulatory Authority (Coastline) and the Employer.

iii) WATER PROJECTS
Advised the Superintending Officer in respect of disputes relating to the Deep Tunnel Sewerage System Project.

iv) BUILDING & STRUCTURAL DISPUTES
Acted for a piling sub-contractor (a public listed company) in a domestic arbitration against the main contractor involving defects and delays in piling, excavation and associated works, temporary protection, sub-structure and part of the super structure works in respect of a condominium project.

Acted for main contractor in arbitration proceedings involving a statutory board concerning defects relating to the foundation design in an international business park in Singapore (claims in excess of S50 million).

Acted in a dispute amongst building owners of several pre-war shop houses for structural damage to their building caused by excavation and construction works carried out by the adjoining properties.

v) MCST DEFECTS DISPUTES
Defended various parties, contractors, subcontractor, developers and consultants in various claims brought by different MCSTs relating to their respective condominiums.

[ COMMERCIAL DISPUTES ]
Our expertise extends over and amongst others, the following areas:

  • International trade disputes
  • Commodities disputes
  • Wills and Trusts Disputes
  • Disputes relating to Distribution Agreement
  • Disputes relating to the Sale and Supply of Goods
  • Intellectual Property Disputes
  • White Collar Crimes


[ CORPORATE DISPUTES ]
The disputes which we handle include:

  • Joint Venture Disputes
  • Partnership Dispute
  • Shareholders' Dispute
  • Oppression Action
  • Derivative Action
  • Action for breach of fiduciary duties
  • Winding Up Action
  • Merger and Acquisiton Disputes
  • Fraud and White Collar Crime


[ COMMERCIAL AGREEMENTS ]
The agreements which we handle include:

  • Agreements relating to Construction and Infrastructure Projects
  • Joint Ventures
  • Sale and Purchase Agreements
  • Business Transfer Agreements
  • Distributorship Agreements


[ CRIME ]
We recognise that being accused is an extremely traumatic experience and we offer the following services:

  • Bespoke advice on the law;
  • Liaison with the charging authority and/or police;
  • Making representations for the withdrawal or reduction of charges;
  • Interviewing witnesses and collation of evidence and;
  • Preparation and submission of mitigation pleas.

AREAS OF WORK

  • White Collar Crimes
  • Sexual Offences
  • Rioting, causing grievous hurt, assault
  • Traffic Offences

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