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Litigation and Dispute Resolution Practice Group (LDR)

This practice group is led by Andrew Goh and supported by a team of dispute resolution specialists. Our litigation and dispute resolution specialists provide advice and representation in a broad range of commercial and civil disputes. We represent clients in all aspects of arbitration and litigation proceedings, locally and internationally, from conducting preliminary assessment of the case and rendering of legal opinion, to filing of interlocutory summons and court applications and conducting trials and appeals in all levels of court, to enforcement of judgments.

Arbitration

Led by Andrew Goh, our team acts as counsels and represent our clients in all aspects of arbitration proceedings. Our team handles both international and domestic arbitrations and have acted in arbitrations under the following rules:

Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC)
Singapore Institute of Arbitrators (SIArb)
London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA)
United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL)

We work with clients from diverse industries and business sectors. Our arbitration experience covers the following areas:

  • Cross-border disputes
  • Mergers, acquisitions and joint ventures disputes
  • Shareholders’ disputes
  • Breach of fiduciary duties
  • International trade and commercial disputes
  • Contractual disputes
  • Employment matters
  • Landlord and tenancy disputes

Andrew Goh

[email protected]
+65 6535 8100 (Main)
+65 6535 3700 (Fax)
+65 6645 4507 (DID)

Commercial Litigation

We provide advice and representation in a broad range of commercial and civil disputes and represent clients in all aspects of litigation proceedings including conducting trials and appeals in all levels of court to enforcement of judgments.

Our commercial litigation experience covers the following areas:

  • Cross-border disputes
  • Mergers, acquisitions and joint ventures disputes
  • Shareholders’ disputes
  • Breach of fiduciary duties
  • International trade and commercial disputes
  • Disputes arising from partnership business
  • Contractual disputes
  • Product liability
  • Debt recovery
  • Intellectual property and entertainment disputes
  • Disputes arising from sale of goods and supply of services
  • Applications for worldwide and local injunctions
  • Enforcement of domestic and foreign judgments

Andrew Goh

[email protected]
+65 6535 8100 (Main)
+65 6535 3700 (Fax)
+65 6645 4507 (DID)

Construction and Renovation Dispute Resolution

We represent real estate developers, main and sub-contractors, renovation contractors and property owners.

Besides litigating at all levels of court, we also act as counsel and represent our clients in other dispute resolution avenues such as mediation, neutral evaluation, adjudication, med/arb and arbitration.

Our Construction and renovation dispute resolution experience covers the following areas:

  • Act as counsel and represent clients in all level of court proceedings
  • Represent clients in negotiations, mediation, SOPA adjudication, med/arb and arbitration
  • Advising on compliance and regulatory issues relating to construction matters
  • Advising on compliance and regulatory issues relating to workplace safety and health matters
  • Act as counsel in regulatory offence matters
  • Drafting and reviewing of contracts relating to construction matters
  • Defects and renovation disputes

Andrew Goh

[email protected]
+65 6535 8100 (Main)
+65 6535 3700 (Fax)
+65 6645 4507 (DID)

Property Litigation and Dispute Resolution

Led by Patrick Tan, who is the appointed legal advisor to the Singapore Estate Agents Association. Patrick is also the approved CPD trainer by the Council of Estate Agencies (CEA).

We represent our clients in all aspects of property related disputes. These include disputes between sellers and buyers, landlords and tenants, management corporations and subsidiary proprietors and tenants, property owners and trespassers. We also represent estate agents and salespersons who are prosecuted by the CEA for disciplinary proceedings before the Disciplinary Committee.

As a prize winner in Land Law in university and an approved CPD course trainer for various real estate organizations and estate agents, Patrick and his team possess the relevant know-how in delivering effective and cost-efficient solutions to the clients. 

Our property litigation and dispute resolution experience covers the following areas:

  • Disputes arising from sale and purchase of properties
  • Landlord and tenant disputes
  • Representing management corporations and enforcement of by-laws
  • Drafting of by-laws and advisory on compliance with regulations relating to property management
  • Representing real estate agents and agencies
  • Representations before Strata Titles Board
  • Representations before Disciplinary Committee
  • Repossession of property and recovery of rental arrears

Patrick Tan

[email protected]
+65 6535 8100 (Main)
+65 6535 3700 (Fax)
+65 6645 4500 (DID)

Insolvency

We handle a wide range of insolvency related matters. We routinely act for companies and individuals in insolvency proceedings such as winding up applications, enforcement of debts and filing of bankruptcy proceedings. 

Our Insolvency experience covers the following areas:

  • Act as counsel in companies winding up proceedings
  • Act as counsel in judicial management and receivership proceedings
  • Advise and represent creditors in schemes of arrangements matters
  • Bankruptcy and voluntary arrangements
  • Recovery of receivables
  • Act as counsel in proceedings relating to loan agreements
  • Enforcement of judgments
  • Tracing of assets and examination of judgment debtors
  • Negotiation and drafting of settlement agreements

Andrew Goh

[email protected]
+65 6535 8100 (Main)
+65 6535 3700 (Fax)
+65 6645 4507 (DID)

Insurance Litigation

Our Insurance litigation practice provides legal solutions to a myriad of insurance-related litigation cases. We act as counsel for major insurance companies to professionals and individuals who require claims to be filed against insurance companies. 

Our Insurance litigation experience covers the following areas:

  • Personal injury compensation claims arising from industrial or vehicle accidents
  • Third party claims
  • Enforcement of security
  • Recovery of performance bonds
  • Workmen compensation
  • Professional Indemnity

Andrew Goh

[email protected]
+65 6535 8100 (Main)
+65 6535 3700 (Fax)
+65 6645 4507 (DID)

Employment and Compensation Dispute Resolution

Our team handles a wide range of employment dispute resolution related matters. We represent and advise large corporations, expatriates to local employees in both contentious and non-contentious work. Our areas of work for this practice include acting as counsel in regulatory offence matters to commencement of arbitration and litigation proceedings involving employer and employee issues.

Our Employment and compensation dispute resolution experience covers the following areas:

  • Advising and drafting of all restraint of trade, non-compete and confidentiality clauses
  • Enforcement of restraint of trade, non-compete and confidentiality clauses
  • Act as counsel in contentious employment related court or arbitration proceedings
  • Advise and represent employers and employees in termination of contracts or unfair dismissal matters
  • Advise on compliance with various health and safety regulations
  • Represent and defend corporations and individuals in regulatory offence proceedings

Andrew Goh

[email protected]
+65 6535 8100 (Main)
+65 6535 3700 (Fax)
+65 6645 4507 (DID)