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Drew & Napier LLC

Dispute Resolution: Litigation

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What the team is known for

Leaders in the litigation field who deftly handle the most high-profile matters before the Singapore and international courts. Has a wealth of experience in cross-border cases. Expertise covers the full range of litigation work including fraud and general commercial disputes such as shareholder and joint venture disputes. Skilfully advises significant clients, such as governments, high net worth individuals and large companies alike. Involved in major cases in the finance sector, both for and opposite financial institutions. Acts for both plaintiffs and defendants.

Strengths

Clients are superlative in their discussions of the team. They speak of its "exceptional in-depth understanding of the law" and hold it to be a go-to name, even among the top international firms.

Drew & Napier's team is further highlighted for being prompt and dedicated in approach and "particularly good in analysing the various legal options available."

Work highlights

Represented several members of the De La Sala family in a dispute over the ownership of Robert De La Sala's personal fortune.

Notable practitioners

Interviewees know Cavinder Bull SC for his regular involvement in high-value mandates and consider him "a very experienced litigator." He is additionally lauded for his "sharp intellect and surgical precision against opposing counsel."

Jimmy Yim SC is experienced before the High Court and International Commercial Court in Singapore. He is well regarded for his client service, in particular his attention to detail and "valuable tactical advice."

Randolph Khoo is applauded by clients for his "meticulous, systematic and detail-oriented approach to every issue presented before him." He is experienced in cross-border litigation and is also considered an expert in family disputes.

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Overview

Clients and industry players in Singapore and around the region know our unquestionable strength in disputes.

We are experienced in more landmark and significant commercial and corporate litigation cases than any other law firm in Singapore in our history that spans over a century.

We are home to a formidable team of lawyers. Our Senior Counsel command industry prestige and respect, and are favoured by clients for the most complex and significant matters. We also represent Fortune 500 companies, multi-national corporations, and local organisations, such as Asia Pacific Breweries, DBS Bank, UBS, Bank of America-Merrill Lynch, Marina Bay Sands, Singapore Press Holdings, SISTIC, Creative Technology, and Singapore Exchange Limited.

We also represent clients from several countries and industries in disputes before the Singapore International Commercial Court (SICC).

The practice consistently receives accolades and awards as a testament to our sterling reputation in this area. Recent awards include: Asian Legal Business SE Asia Law Firm of the Yr 2018, Regional Litigation Law Firm of the Yr 2019 and Singapore Litigation Law Firm of the Yr 2019; Asialaw & Benchmark Litigation APAC Dispute Resolution Awards 2018 National Firm of the Yr – Singapore; and The Asian Lawyer Emerging Markets Awards 2016 Commercial Litigation Firm of the Yr.

Read more at www.drewnapier.com.

Members

Yim, Jimmy (Head of Department)

Bull, Cavinder

Chia, Voon Jiet

Foo, Yuet Min

Khoo, Randolph

Lim, Gerui

Low, Gary

Rai, Mahesh

Teo, Benedict

Wong, Wendell

Woo, Shu Yan

Yeo, Tony

Dispute Resolution: Litigation Department

Drew & Napier LLC

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10 Collyer Quay

#10-01 Ocean Financial Centre

Singapore

Singapore Island

Singapore

049315

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Singapore

Dispute Resolution: Litigation


Cavinder Bull SC
Band 1
Jimmy Yim SC
Band 2
Randolph Khoo
Band 4