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Rajah & Tann Singapore LLP

Kah Wah Leong

Singapore, Singapore Asia-Pacific Guide 2021 Ranked in 1 departments
Ranked in : Shipping: Domestic: Litigation
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Shipping: Domestic: Litigation - Singapore

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Leong Kah Wah is labelled "excellent" by clients and he is widely viewed as a prominent litigator in the market. He assists clients with both wet and dry shipping disputes as well as arbitration matters. Clients say: "I have been impressed with his professional working and the favourable results achieved."
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Leong Kah Wah specialises in Shipping & International Trade and has appeared as lead counsel in landmark Court of Appeal judgments of the STX Mumbai and the Bunga Melati 5. He was recently appointed Senior Accredited Specialist for this practice area by the Singapore Academy of Law. He also has arbitration experience, being a Fellow of CIArb and SIArb and on panels of SIAC and SCMA. He is a principal mediator of SMC, and senior mediator on Law Society’s panel. He serves on the Advisory Board, Centre of Maritime Law, Board of SCMA and is the Vice President, MLAS.

Kah Wah is ranked in Band 1 in Chambers and “is a prestigious figure in the market.” In Legal 500 Asia Pacific, he is acknowledged as a leading individual and is described as “an outstanding and experienced wet shipping lawyer and a good advocate who proposes solutions rather than disagreeing with opposing counsel for the sake of it.”

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