Shook Lin & Bok LLP

Dispute Resolution: Litigation Department

Singapore
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Overview

We are amongst the select handful of practices in Singapore which can count on being briefed on one side or the other in any major dispute. The team, which is ranked for its expertise by various legal publications, helps clients resolve the full range of disputes that a modern business encounters.

Our team has established a strong base for itself in, amongst others, the following fields:

  • ​Banking & finance disputes (including international trade financing)​
  • Contractual and commercial disputes (including contentious employment matters)
  • Company and shareholder disputes (including family company disputes)
  • Local and cross-border insolvency restructuring and litigation
  • Property disputes (including those arising from en bloc sales)
  • Investigations and audits
  • Fraud, asset-tracing and trusts litigation
  • Infrastructure, construction and engineering disputes

Besides helping clients resolve their disputes through conventional litigation channels, we offer advice on mediation and negotiation. Our litigators have extensive experience and expertise in Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) and are familiar with all types of ADR and the specific processes.

In striving to meet our clients’ needs and to resolve disputes in the most efficient manner with minimal business impact, we actively seek all possible modes of dispute resolution and advise clients on selecting the mode that is most suitable for them and their matter.