Yuen Law LLC is a full-service law practice catering to clients with diverse international business interests. The firm is known for its expertise in capital markets, corporate financing and series funding, mergers and acquisitions and corporate and commercial laws.
Gurbani & Co was founded in 1989. Joining at the inception was Mr R Govin who became a partner of the firm in 1992 and continues to lead the firm's success as Managing Partner with a dedicated team of lawyers.
In its 32 years of business, Gurbani & Co has established itself as one of the leading firms of excellence in Singapore in its main areas of practice, involving all aspects of shipping, all forms of marine and general insurance, reinsurance, international and domestic commercial arbitration, and litigation. The leading partners of this niche practice have won the support of a solid international and local commercial client base, constantly engaging it as the firm of ultimate choice.
Gurbani & Co's partners have acted as arbitrators and counsel in large-scale domestic and international institutional and ad-hoc arbitrations.
Our firm has strong networks in the insurance, maritime and international trade sectors, as well as within the international arbitral community, which enables it to service the needs of its expanding client base in an increasingly global community.
Our firm also works closely with associates in ASEAN countries, China, India, UK and the USA in various cross-border legal matters and is well-placed to deal with issues in the region.
Gurbani & Co represents multinationals, listed and private companies, banks, finance houses, shipping companies, shipowners, operators, charterers, cargo owners, freight forwarders, international commodity traders, flagstates and government owned carriers, marine cargo, insurers, hull and machinery, and war risks insurers, reinsurers, P&I insurers, FD&D associations, shipping agencies, ship repairers, bunker suppliers and others from the whole spectrum of the maritime industry.
The firm’s main areas of practice encompass, but are not limited to shipping/air/land carriage and multimodal transport and freight forwarding – it advises and represents clients in disputes arising out of bills of lading, charterparties, airway bills, freight forwarding and logistics agreements including arbitration, mediation and litigation of disputes. International and domestic trade, and commercial arbitration, mediation and litigation – cross-border enforcement of foreign and domestic arbitration awards and judgments.
The firm has acted in relation to ICC, FOSFA, GAFTA, PORAM, SIAC and SCMA arbitrations, amongst others. We act in all forms of marine and general insurance.
We also handle matters concerning negotiating/drafting/formation of commercial contracts for sale and purchase of goods, commodities, corporate joint ventures, business acquisitions and start-up of companies. Our lawyers advise and represent clients in multi-jurisdictional joint ventures and acquisitions, including assisting foreign clients in the setting up of businesses in Singapore.
Gurbani & Co is consistently ranked in various international legal directories, including Chambers, Legal 500, Asialaw Profiles where our lawyers are ranked and recommended.
PK Wong & Nair is a premier, full-service law corporation with roots going back more than 30 years. Since its founding, the firm has maintained an abiding commitment to providing real, practical solutions to a diverse range of clients dealing with matters at all levels of legal complexity. The firm has earned considerable recognition, with clients recognising it as a “solid firm with exceptional expertise and good response times” (Benchmark Litigation 2018) and an “effective and efficient, commercial minded” firm with “very commercial and fantastic advocates who are always willing to push the boundaries” (IFLR1000 2020). PK Wong & Nair’s diverse client base includes small businesses, large multinational corporations and financial institutions, international law firms and shareholders dealing with boardroom disputes.
Eugene Thuraisingam LLP is a premier dispute resolution practice specialising in disputes and investigations. The firm has been recognised for ‘White-Collar Crime’, ‘Commercial and Transactions’ and ‘Dispute Resolution’ by various legal publications. Most recently, the firm was listed in Doyle's Guide.
As Singapore’s only independent corporate restructuring, insolvency, and special situations practice, BlackOak LLC is particularly focused on acting for stakeholder committees, debtors, liquidators and leaders of schemes of arrangement across broad contentious and non-contentious mandates.
In the five years of its existence, the firm has acted in many of the landmark high-value debt restructuring exercises as well as insolvency-related litigations across jurisdictions, such as Duniatex Group, Hyflux, Agritrade, Hin Leong Group, Noble, Berau Coal, China Fishery, Bakrieland Development, Blue Ocean Resources, Nam Cheong, I.M. Skaugen, Mongolian Mining, Century Sunshine, Suntec Group and Kreuz Subsea.
The team’s abilities have been consistently recognized in various reputable ranking publications over the years, and BlackOak – despite being a relatively young firm – has consistently found its way into the league tables.
Corporate and Commercial The team handles cross-border transactions and commercial ventures, managing negotiations for clients at every step of the process.
Data Protection The team provides services ranging from compliance with laws to claims arising out of breaches.
Dispute Resolution Whatever the tool required, the award-winning team brings to bear market-leading expertise to deliver the best results for clients.
Insolvency, Restructuring and Investigations The experienced practitioners advise all types of stakeholders on issues arising from the implementation of judicial management/schemes of arrangement, liquidation, restructuring and insolvencies, including related investigations.
Infrastructure and Construction The team provides end-to-end solutions, from procurement, negotiation, contracting and project delivery to mediation, adjudication, arbitration and/or litigation.
Insurance The established team represents a wide base of insurers and handles all classes of claims.
Real Estate The team advises on the entire gamut of real estate work, involving residential and commercial properties, en-bloc sales and purchases, and REITs.