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Dentons Rodyk & Davidson LLP

Shipping: Domestic

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What the team is known for

Dentons Rodyk & Davidson's well-established team of shipping lawyers offers expertise in both litigation and finance in Singapore. Draws on the team's broad contentious experience to handle a range of cargo and charter party-related claims, as well as vessel arrests and enforcement. Also offers a strong finance practice and regularly handles ship registrations, financings and restructurings. Additional experience extends to acting on behalf of clients for ship conversions and offshore construction. Represents international banks and creditors, as well as shipowners and offshore vessel operators. Examples include Straits Orient Lines, Enemalta and Stigma Shipholding.

Strengths

One interviewee notes that Denton Rodyk & Davidson is "commercially minded and takes care of their clients' interests."

Another source comments that the firm "has strong expertise and understanding of maritime law."

Work highlights

Dentons Rodyk & Davidson advised Pacific Radiance on its USD100 million bonds and debt restructuring, including the sale of mortgaged vessels to the financier.

Notable practitioners

Janice Ngeow is praised by a client as an "experienced maritime lawyer who is approachable, responsive and good in providing customised solutions." She is best known for her work on ship financing mandates in Singapore. She primarily acts for major lenders and shipowner clients on cross-border financings and debt restructurings.

Lawrence Teh has longstanding experience in shipping disputes in Singapore, advising clients on a range of matters from shipbuilding and liability disputes to mortgage enforcement and ship arrests. A source describes him as someone with "common sense in the way he litigates."

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Overview

Our experienced team has successfully represented clients involved in the shipping, international trade and energy sectors for years and is one of the few firms in Singapore offering a holistic and comprehensive service. Take advantage of a full suite of Singapore and English law capabilities that include a “P&I” practice (incorporating ship arrest, cargo claims and charter-party disputes), ship registration and ship finance, shipping corporate and tax work, shipping IPOs, international trade and commodities (including contract advice, trade finance and arbitration), ship repair, ship conversion, ship building and offshore construction, and restructuring. We regularly advise on issues involving mortgage enforcement, and continue to be involved in many natural resources, commodities and energy matters, particularly in the offshore sector.

Clients

Global Maritime Group AS

Jacobus Johannes Roomans and Mariah Binte Mahat

Navios Maritime Partners L.P.

Skaugen

T S Global Procurement Company Pte Ltd

Tongbao (Singapore) Shipping Pte Ltd

Tongbao Marine Pte Ltd

Vinmar Overseas (Singapore) Pte Ltd

Industries

Banking and Finance

Chemicals

Construction

Energy

Insurance

Mining & Metals

Transportation

Shipping: Domestic

Dentons Rodyk & Davidson LLP

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Location

80 Raffles Place,

#33-00 UOB Plaza 1,

Singapore

Singapore Island

Singapore

048624

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Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

Singapore

Shipping: Domestic: Finance


Janice Ngeow
Band 2

Shipping: Domestic: Litigation


Lawrence Teh
Band 2