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Drew & Napier LLC

Technology, Media, Telecoms (TMT): Domestic

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What the team is known for

Drew & Napier houses a first-class team assisting blue-chip international companies, service providers and regulatory authorities from across the region with the full range of TMT matters. Areas of strength include transactional support, advice on telecoms and media regulation and data protection issues. Also well versed in competition mandates pertaining to TMT, with additional experience in the drafting and negotiation of technology contracts.

Strengths

One client appreciates the fact that the team's advice is "not just based on the law but is also practical."

Work highlights

Drew & Napier advised Cisco Singapore on telecommunication regulations in relation to its cloud-based solutions and assisted in obtaining licensing approval for its enterprise-grade cloud calling and contact centre services.

Notable practitioners

Lim Chong Kin is a distinguished lawyer with a broad TMT practice, including notable expertise advising on telecoms and data regulatory matters. "He is very knowledgeable and knows the answers to our questions quickly," observes one deeply impressed client.

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Overview

Drew & Napier is the leading Telecommunications, Media & Technology (TMT) practice in Singapore with unparalleled transactional, licensing and regulatory experience in the TMT and postal sectors.
 
Drew & Napier is consistently ranked as a top tier TMT practice in Singapore by international publications.
 
The strength of our team, headed by Director Lim Chong Kin, lies in a carefully selected mix of more than 10 practitioners with extensive experience in infocomms, data protection, and sector-specific and general competition law.
 
A trailblazer in the telecommunications and media competition law scene, the TMT Practice has constantly worked on every significant development in the Singapore TMT market.
 
Today, the TMT Practice acts for a broad range of clients – which spans multinational corporations and local companies across industries, telecommunication carriers, service providers, network operators, hardware manufacturers, equipment suppliers, consultants, specialist contractors, software houses, leading global broadcasters, content providers, international law firms and sectoral regulators (both local and foreign).

Practice Areas

  • ​Data Protection and Compliance Audits
  • Telecoms & Technology
  • Media and Entertainment
  • Merger Clearance
  • Regulatory Advice and Enforcement
  • Legislative Drafting, Enforcement, and Policy Advice 

Members

Lim, Chong Kin (Head of Department)

Technology, Media, Telecoms (TMT): Domestic

Drew & Napier LLC

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Location

10 Collyer Quay

#10-01 Ocean Financial Centre

Singapore

Singapore Island

Singapore

049315

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Singapore

Technology, Media, Telecoms (TMT): Domestic


Chong Kin Lim
Band 1