Provided by Lawrence Teh
Experienced in handling commercial disputes including those of international trade and commodities, maritime and aviation, banking and financial services, onshore and offshore construction, mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures and other investments, and insurance. He advises clients and acts as counsel and appears regularly as lead counsel in the Singapore courts, in arbitration, mediation and other forms of dispute resolution. He is appointed regularly as an arbitrator in international disputes under rules and auspices of international arbitration institutions like the ICC, LCIA, SIAC, HKIAC, SCMA, KCAB, AIAC, EMAC, SHIAC and THAC.
Senior Partner – Dentons Rodyk (1994–present)
Fellow, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators
Fellow, Singapore Institute of Arbitrators
Supporting member, London Maritime Arbitrators Association
Member, Panel of Arbitrators under the Law Society Arbitration Scheme, The Law Society of Singapore
Management Board member, International Bar Association
Member, International Bar Association, Arbitration Committee
Administrator and member of the executive committee, Comité Maritime International, 2013–present
Chairman, Promotion Committee, Singapore Chamber of Maritime Arbitration
Starboard: Alternative Procedure for Ship Arrests – A Welcome Change
Starboard: Collision and change of ownership: Who is the defendant in an action in rem?
Barrister, England and Wales, 1992.
Advocate & Solicitor, Singapore, 1994.
Lawrence Teh has longstanding experience in shipping disputes in Singapore, advising clients on a range of matters from shipbuilding and liability disputes to mortgage enforcement and ship arrests. A source describes him as someone with "common sense in the way he litigates."