Global Vice-Chair & ASEAN CEO: Philip Jeyaretnam, SC
Number of partners: 91
Number of lawyers: 200
Languages: English, Japanese, Malay, Mandarin and various Chinese dialects, Tamil
Trusted since 1861, Dentons Rodyk is a full service law firm with around 200 lawyers. Dentons Rodyk is a part of gloabal law firm Dentons, the only Singapore law firm with the widest global reach, and has over 10,000 lawyers serving over 70 countries globally.
Main Areas of Practice:
Banking & Finance:
Full range of services from regulatory and compliance advisory services to complex structured finance and project finance.
Domestic and cross-border IPOs, secondary offerings (placements, rights issues and bonus issues), spin-off transactions and REITs, ICOs, debt capital and structured product offerings.
Competition & Antitrust:
Competition compliance programmes and innovative solutions to complex regulatory issues.
Full range of legal advice from inception and structuring of projects to contract administration and dispute resolution.
Corporate compliance and governance issues, continuous, up-to-date information on duties and responsibilities of corporate officers.
Corporate Real Estate:
High-value, complex and innovative transactions including financing advice.
Experienced in employment issues and disputes arising from organisational restructuring, merger or downsizing exercises, wrongful termination and summary dismissal matters.
Development, acquisition, financing, procurement, construction, fuel supply, operation and maintenance of power projects.
Franchising & Distribution:
Franchising and related distribution models across a broad spectrum of industry sectors and representing international franchise systems of all sizes.
Infrastructure & PPP:
Assisting public owners, concessionaires, lenders and contractors with all aspects of PPP arrangements across a broad range of infrastructure sectors.
Advising insurers, underwriters and professional firms on insurance coverage issues and disputes.
Experienced in arbitral proceedings including ICC, SIAC, CIETAC, HKIAC, ICSID, AAA, LCIA, LMAA, SCC, UNCITRAL and WIPO.
Intellectual Property & Technology:
Legal counsel and advisory services from the registration and management of intellectual property to transactions and contentious actions.
Advising on a wide range of Islamic finance products, dispute resolution and acting for individuals in respect to Islamic wealth management and waqf/trust advisory services.
Advising on a product’s life cycle, from regulatory advice, monetisation and commercialisation, to litigious representation.
Litigation & Dispute Resolution:
Advising on high-profile and complex regulatory breaches and private prosecution cases; partnership disputes between local and international firms.
Mergers & Acquisitions:
Advising financial vendors and acquirors across a wide spectrum of industries, including financial, healthcare, manufacturing and technology.
Privacy & Cybersecurity:
Designing real-world strategies to unlock the power of data while building trust in brands.
Legal and regulatory aspects including continuing compliance requirements and standards of corporate governance.
Restructuring, Insolvency & Bankruptcy:
Legal and commercial solutions to creditors, insolvent companies, insolvency practitioners and professionals, administrators, managers and liquidators.
Tax advisory services for transactional matters, inbound and outbound investments, and structuring work.
Trade, WTO & Customs:
Various types of trade finance facilities, including factoring, purchase order financing, pre-export and post-shipment commodity financing, counter trade and letters of credit.
Extensive experience in complex matters in aviation, maritima, shipping, P&I practice and international trade sectors.
Trusts, Estates & Wealth Preservation:
Advising on trusts, estates, wealth planning, family business succession and probate.
Venture Technology & Emerging Growth Companies:
Advising founders, entrepreneurs, start-ups, emerging growth companies, accelerators and incubators, seed and venture capital funds and other institutional investors.
White Collar & Government Investigations:
Advising clients in investigations by enforcement agencies right up and throughout the courtroom process.