Eugene Thuraisingam

Singapore

Analysis

Overview

Boutique dispute resolution firm Eugene Thuraisingam specialises in high-stakes disputes and multi-jurisdictional commercial disputes including international arbitrationThe firm is also known for its criminal defence capability and its regular representation of clients in public interest litigation and pro bono cases. Partner Eugene Thuraisingam leads most of the cases at the firm while Suang Wijaya is another name to note. 

Client feedback 

Ability to think beyond the case merits and to strategize the moves by the plaintiff. – Dispute resolution 

The firm is knowledgeable and pays attention in every key detail of the issues and willing to go the extra mile to achieve the goal. – Dispute resolution 

Very capable with quick turnarounds. Clearly punch above their weight. – Dispute resolution 

Calm and persuasive advocacy coupled with realistic and commercial advice. – Dispute resolution 

High quality work, very prompt and responsive, capable and hardworking lawyers. – Dispute resolution 

Very responsive and giving of their time to educate me on the legal process and to guide me through its conclusion. It has been the best experience I have ever had with a law firm. – Dispute resolution 

The firm is competent, confident, capable and committed to representing the interests of its clients to the highest professional and ethical standards. – Dispute resolution 

The lawyers are very detailed and provide excellent advice and assessment on the pros and cons of each case. – Dispute resolution 

Jingyen Chooi 

Polite and well mannered. Always maintaining its calm and composure. 

Hamza Malik 

Dedication, hard-working, quick-problem solving. 

Eugene Thuraisingam 

One of the best lawyers and one that younger lawyers can look up to. 

A wonderful senior advocate with a strong and calm presence in difficult disputes situations. 

Responsive, practical, reliable and knowledgeable. 

Suang Wijaya 

Caring, strong follow up, friendly, super approachable and willing to share. 

He has a first-class legal mind, is detailed, industrious, responsive, professional and has a very good 'bedside' manner in handling his clients through difficult situations. 

Suang is very dedicated in his works. Each advice he provided is after careful analysis of problems and weighing out the pro and cons of each case. And I am truly impressed by his ability to come up with workable replies and solutions.” 

Dispute resolution

Work highlights 

Acted for Sports Connection against the defendant, a former director and shareholder, arising from the breach of the defendant’s duties as a director which resulted in its client suffering loss and damage. 

Represented a client in a negligent misrepresentation claim against a law corporation in Singapore, and a lawyer practising at the same law corporation. 

Key clients 

Allmarine, Bunker House PetroleumEvancarlJit Sun Investments, UD Trading Group Holding