Allen & Gledhill LLP

Shipping Department

Asia-Pacific Region
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What the team is known for Outstanding Singapore practice with a deep bench of lawyers advising on the full range of shipping matters. Particularly highly regarded for its transactional and finance work, with expertise in sales and purchases, restructurings, and lending and leasing agreements. Clientele includes both domestic and international banks as well as shipping companies, P&I clubs and insurers. Also offers notable litigation and arbitration capabilities covering mortgage enforcements, ship arrests and charter party disputes. Experienced in assisting clients with restructures and transactions thatbadhere to Shari'a regulations.

Strengths Clients say: "Our team has always found the A&G team to be responsive, effective and business-oriented. The A&G team has also often provided efficient solutions to the thorny issues that can arise in a transaction."

Another client adds: "The service provided by the firm has always been excellent. They are always professional and provide objective advice I know I can trust."

Work highlights Acted for Keppel Offshore & Marine Group in relation to the sale and leaseback deal it offered to affiliates of the Grupo R group for the KFELS B Class jackup drilling rig 'Cantarell III'.

Notable practitioners

Vivian Ang and Gina Lee-Wan are key points of contact for the practice.