Benefit from one of the oldest and largest firms in Singapore with a Transportation practice focused on shipping since its inception over a century ago. Our experienced team has successfully represented clients involved in the shipping, international trade and energy sectors for years and are one of the only firms in Singapore offering a holistic and comprehensive service.
Take advantage of a full suite of Singapore and English law capabilities that include a “P&I” practice (incorporating ship arrest, cargo claims and charterparty disputes), ship registration and ship finance, shipping corporate and tax work, shipping IPOs, international trade and commodities (including contract advice, trade finance and arbitration), ship repair, ship conversion, ship building and offshore construction, and restructuring. Moreover, Senior Partner Lawrence Teh is a renowned dispute resolution lawyer with extensive experience in the maritime, international trade and commodities spheres.
As the industry changes and as the Singapore market grows as a trade, shipping and finance hub for South East Asia, so has our practice. We regularly consult clients on issues involving mortgage enforcement, and continue to be involved in many natural resources, commodities and energy matters, particularly in the offshore sector.
More About Transportation in Singapore
March 1, 2014
When a ship is arrested and an application is made to sell her through the courts, the Singapore High Court has clarified that the sale procedure must involve bidding that is open to the public. Only in exceptional situations, where the applicant can show "powerful special features" or "special circumstances" will the court consider a direct sale to a proposed named buyer. Read more