Construction & Engineering, Energy, Infrastructure & Projects, International Arbitration, Litigation
Chien Mien is Co-Head of the Firm’s Construction & Engineering Practice.
In 2018, he was among the inaugural batch of select practitioners to be recognised as a Senior Accredited Specialist in Building and Construction Law by the Singapore Academy of Law.
His contentious work involves litigation, arbitration, adjudication, Dispute Adjudication Board (DAB) and mediation work in Singapore and the Asia Pacific region relating to power, utilities, desalination, petrochemical and manufacturing plants, water treatment facilities, roads and tunnels, hydroelectric dams, data centres, airports, mass public transportation projects, sports complexes, various types of buildings including major office buildings, mixed use developments, hotels, and condominiums.
On the non-contentious side, Chien Mien has been involved in some of the largest building and infrastructure projects in Singapore and the Asia Pacific region.
Main panel of arbitrators, Singapore International Arbitration Centre and the Asian International Arbitration Centre. Senior Accredited Adjudicator, Singapore Mediation Centre. Fellow, Singapore Institute of Arbitrators (SIArb). Sub-committee member, SOPA-Insolvency Law Reform, and Singapore Infrastructure Dispute-Management Protocol, both organised under the auspices of the Singapore Academy of Law.