Singularity Legal


113- B, Mittal Court, Nariman Point
Mumbai- 400 021

+91 22 4769 5861

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Partner: Prateek Bagaria
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Total number of professionals: 7
Principal office: Mumbai

Singularity is an Asia and Africa focused international dispute resolution firm. Since our inception, we have handled cross-border claims of over US$ 3 billion in various sectors, including energy and resources, construction and infrastructure, shipping and maritime, sports and entertainment, international trade and business, and private equity and finance.

Its range of experience includes advising clients in international arbitrations under various rules like ICC, SIAC, LCIA, LMAA, CAS, JAMS and UNCITRAL; international mediations under the rules of SIMC and SMC; in cross-border disputes before courts in India, Indonesia, Israel, Singapore, Turkey, Mauritius, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, and United States of America; and in investment and tax treaty disputes.

These disputes have arisen out of business relations and projects in various parts of the world and governed by laws of various jurisdictions, including Singapore, India, Israel, Indonesia, Nigeria, Egypt, Sierra Leone, Malaysia, the Philippines, Turkey, the Bahamas, Italy, UK, USA, and UAE; and by transnational rules of law such as international investment law, URDG, World Anti-Doping Agency Rules, and CISG.

Singularity is a boutique offering, maintaining our own advocacy capabilities and fully connected to a global practice specialising in the resolution of high-end, complex disputes. We are also at the forefront of the litigation finance practice in India. It has assisted businesses in funding cases that are collectively worth more than US$1.4 billion and assisted funders in their diligence of portfolios of more than US$ 2 billion.

The team of attorneys is experienced, dedicated and focused on winning disputes. Singularity’s creative cross-disciplinary approach and worldwide network provides the answer- a skilled, one-stop-shop dispute resolution service for high-value specialized international disputes.

“Prateek Bagaria leads an exceptional up and coming team with a commercial and highly strategic approach to complex international disputes. One of the best international disputes offerings in India.” Mr. Tom Glasgow, CIO (Asia) of Omni Bridgeway

Dispute resolution boutique:

  • Commercial arbitration & ADR
  • Litigation
  • Third-party funding advisory
  • Fraud & investigation
  • Global enforcement & debt recovery
  • Digital asset dispute resolution
  • Investment arbitration

  • Investigation into a cryptocurrency arbitrage fraud and representing the victims of scams for recovery of their monies.
  • Representing an Indian company in an arbitration concerning the termination of a contract for the construction of an ethanol and power plant in Philippines against an Australian employer and Filipino co-contractor (SIAC Rules, Singapore seated, English law)
  • Advising financial institutions in recovery of their dues arising from non-performing assets.
  • Representing two Indian companies in an arbitration under a joint-venture agreement for construction of a thermal power plant against a Korean sovereign company (SIAC Rules, Singapore seated, Indian law)
  • Advising a Singaporean shipping company in a charter party arbitration against an American company (LMAA Rules, London seated, English Law)
  • Advising an Olympic Boxer to defend doping charges a few months before the Tokyo Olympics (National Anti-Doping Appeal Panel)
  • Advising an Indian company for its dispute against the Turkish employer relating to the construction of a circulating fluidized bed combustion boiler in Istanbul, Turkey (ICC Rules, Turkey seated, Turkish law)

  • Energy & Resources
  • Construction & Infrastructure
  • Digital assets and Blockchain
  • Shipping and Insurance
  • Sports and Entertainment
  • Oil and Gas
  • Private Equity & Finance
  • International Trade & Business