• Arbitration & Mediation

    A key component of any successful litigation practice is the ability to help clients solve legal disputes efficiently. Our lawyers are not only skilled litigation counsel, we are also experienced negotiators.

    Where possible, we believe in resolving disputes through negotiation or by using available alternatives such as mediation or arbitration.

    Our lawyers have vast experience in representing clients in arbitration proceedings (Singapore and international) and mediation & negotiations.

    We also have directors who are arbitrators and/or mediators with several institutional bodies.

  • Bankruptcy & Insolvency

    We represent clients in contentious and non-contentious Bankruptcy applications, Judicial Management applications and Winding-Up proceedings.

    We also act for liquidators in recovering monies arising from undue preferences, insolvent / fraudulent trading and other breaches by the company.

  • Commercial

    Our team is experienced in advising and representing clients in domestic and international commercial and contractual matters and/or disputes.

    With the knowledge and experience acquired from working in and/or working closely with clients from various sectors, including the following, has allowed us to value-add to the services we render:

    • Building & Construction
    • Energy
    • Food & Beverage
    • Healthcare
    • Logistics
    • Oil & Gas
    • Shipping (i.e. arrest of vessels, charterparty)

    Our expertise in this area include:

    • Arbitration proceedings
    • Civil Appeals (including appeals to the Court of Appeal)
    • Civil Trials in the State Courts and High Court
    • Enforcement of Judgment / Order
    • Injunction applications
    • Setting Aside Adjudication Determination
  • Corporate

    Regardless of whether your business is an early start-up, or a mature company looking to grow through alliances, joint ventures or acquisitions, our lawyers will ensure that your legal interests are protected in all your business transactions.

    We advise and help you to prepare all kinds of commercial contracts, including:

    • Agency & Distribution
    • Bank Loans & Security Documentations, including Guarantees, Charges and Assignments
    • Commercial Outsourcing
    • Corporate Governance & Compliance
    • Corporate Secretarial Services
    • Corporate Structuring / Restructuring
    • Due Diligence
    • Facilities Management
    • Franchise
    • Joint Venture and Strategic Alliances, including Partnerships and Shareholders Agreements
    • Insurance
    • Intellectual Property
    • Logistics & Warehousing
    • Mergers & Acquisitions
    • Purchase & Sale of businesses
    • Franchising and risk management
  • Criminal Law

    We subscribe to the tenet that every accused person is presumed innocent until proven guilty by a court of law in a fair trial and is entitled to legal representation.

    Our criminal law practice focuses on a whole spectrum of criminal defence advisory and representation for offences ranging from theft and domestic abuse to drug trafficking and white-collar crimes.

    Our criminal lawyers participate actively in the Law Society Criminal Legal Aid scheme (CLAS) and Criminal Law Revision Committees.

  • Family

    Separation and Divorce are often traumatic and painful for those involved. We guide our clients through this difficult time, using our expertise in the fields of mediation and conflict management. Our main objective is to achieve a just and equitable outcome for both our clients and their children.

    We have established working partnerships with accountants, private investigators and overseas law firms to deal with the most complex cross border cases.

    Our expertise in this area include:

    • Adoption
    • Pre-Nuptial Agreement
    • Deed of Separation
    • Annulment of Marriages
    • Cross-Border & International Divorces
    • Detection of Adultery
    • Injunctions (freezing of assets)
    • Custody, Care & Control of Children
    • Maintenance of Wife and Children
    • Enforcement / Variation of Court Orders
  • Personal

    Our expertise in this area of law include:

    • Claims for damages due to personal injuries arising out of road accidents or industrial accidents
    • Claims under the Defamation Act
    • Claims under the Employment Act, Workplace Safety and Health Act and related statutory provisions
    • Litigation for wrongful dismissal actions and restraint of trade clauses
    • Providing advice on the main obligations or terms of non-union employment relationships
    • Providing advice and representation in industrial and trade disputes
    • Drafting and providing advice on written contracts that include non-solicitation and non-competition clauses
    • Severance and Golden Parachute compensation plans and arbitration clauses
  • Property & Conveyancing

    Our property lawyers understand that your property is a significant asset. We represent and guide you through your property transactions to do our best to ensure a smooth-sailing process for you.

    Our clients include first home buyers, investors, banks and financial institutions, property developers, real estate professionals and corporations.

    Our expertise in this area include:

    • Preparation of Options to Purchase and contracts for sale of a property
    • Reviewing contracts if you are thinking of buying a property
    • CPF Transactions
    • Sale, Purchase and Refinancing of HDB Flats
    • Commercial, Industrial & Retail Shop Leasing
    • Housing Loans and Mortgages
    • Loan Refinancing
    • Acting for Developers in Residential and Retail/Commercial Projects
    • Sale of Business and Corporate structuring
  • Trademarks & Intellectual Property

    We advise and represent clients in contentious and non-contentious intellectual property matters.

    Our services include:

    • Providing advice on the drafting and filing of trade mark applications
    • Representing clients in trade mark and copyright disputes, including infringement matters
    • Drafting of agreements for intellectual property matters
  • Trust & Power of Attorney

    Our lawyers frequently provide advice on the Trustees Act and help clients prepare trust documents, deeds, etc. whether it is for long-term estate planning, asset protection, tax-savings and/or for the convenience of avoiding the need to apply for a Grant of Probate or other representations after the occurrence of death.

    We have also acted in contested actions under the Mental Capacity Act and frequently help clients prepare their Lasting Powers of Attorney.

  • Wills, Probate & Administration

    Our lawyers are experienced in preparing Wills for clients, whether they are single, married with children, married without children or unmarried couples in long-term domestic relationships.

    We have assisted numerous clients to apply to Court for a Grant of Probate (with a Will), a Grant of Letters of Administration (without a Will or with Will annexed), a Grant of Representation for a foreign-domiciled deceased (non-Singapore domiciled) and a resealing of Commonwealth Grant (where the deceased has assets in Singapore and has died domiciled in any of the Commonwealth countries), all at very reasonable costs.

    We also handle litigious cases involving allegations of fraudulent Wills and contested probate proceedings.