Number of lawyers: 81 (18 in Singapore)
Languages: Bahasa Indonesia, English, German, Greek, Korean, Malay, Mandarin, Myanmar language, Tamil, Thai
Joseph Tan Jude Benny LLP is a Singapore law firm providing specialised legal services in:
■ Commercial Dispute Resolution
■ Corporate & Corporate Secretarial
■ Regulatory & Compliance
■ Real Estate & Conveyancing
■ Maritime & Shipping
JTJB has worldwide reach through branch offices, associate firms and legal networks, and is the only Singapore member of the ADVOC group — a network of international law offices spanning more than 60 countries.
Main Areas of Practice:
Shipping & Admiralty:
The firm is particularly well known for its expertise in maritime and shipping. The practice group is one of the most experienced shipping practices in Asia. It covers both wet and dry shipping and handles all forms of disputes (litigation, arbitration and arrests) as well as transactional work.
This group handles litigation, domestic and international arbitration, and mediation. With clients that include individuals and large multinational corporations, it is equipped to handle cases of any size, urgency or complexity, including cross border and multijurisdictional disputes.
Corporate & Corporate Secretarial:
The practice group provides a wide spectrum of legal solutions. Besides drafting agreements, it advises on mergers and acquisitions, restructuring, cross border joint ventures, and provides the full range of corporate secretarial services. it also has expertise in the fintech industry, having assisted in a number of deals involving innovative fintech companies, and providing a full suite of services for crypto-companies in relation to the launch of ICOs in Singapore.
Regulatory & Compliance:
This practice group advises individuals and companies on regional and international anti-bribery laws, anti-money laundering regulations and corporate governance best practices. Other services provided include compliance training, corruption and fraud investigations.
Real Estate & Conveyancing:
The practice group offers a comprehensive range of services that cater to the needs of both individual consumers and corporate bodies. The group’s lawyers are experienced and dedicated professionals with over 20 years of experience in conveyancing and real estate matters.
Practice Area Contacts:
■ Dispute Resolution: Jude Philomen Benny, Danny Chua, Peter Madhavan, K Murali Pany, John Sze, Baldev Bhinder
■ Corporate & Corporate Secretarial: Peter Madhavan, Florence Goh
■ International Arbitration: Jude Philomen Benny, Danny Chua, K Murali Pany, John Sze, Baldev Bhinder
■ Shipping & Admiralty: Jude Philomen Benny, Danny Chua, K Murali Pany, John Sze, Baldev Bhinder
■ Real Estate & Conveyancing: Mabel Tan, Peter Madhavan, Joseph Tan, Florence Goh
■ Regulatory & Compliance: Florence Goh, Nicola Lo