Rely on a Litigation and Dispute Resolution team that regularly provides comprehensive and effective strategies for dispute management and resolution defending clients from numerous industries.
Distinguished by wide ranging success in high profile, complex cases and by breaking new legal ground through securing important decisions, our team crafts effective, practical and commercially driven solutions to help you achieve favorable resolutions.
Led by two Senior Counsel—the Singapore equivalent to a Queen's Counsel in the UK—Philip Jeyaretnam, SC and Lok Vi Ming, SC, the team works closely with you to manage domestic and international disputes in Singapore and abroad. Whether you find yourself in litigation, domestic and international arbitration, mediation or other alternative dispute resolution methods, benefit from an experienced team that knows your business.
We regularly advise corporations and statutory bodies on regulatory breaches and private prosecution cases and have acted in partnership disputes between local and international firms. Our portfolio of work includes high profile defamation cases, criminal defense representation cases involving corruption and securities offences.
Moreover, we are experienced in representing individuals in complex and contentious trust and probate cases, as well as handling a host of matrimonial and family law disputes, including matters involving foreign marriages and the division of high value matrimonial assets.
Services offered by our Litigation and Dispute Resolution practice include:
- Banking and finance litigation
- Competition law
- Commercial litigation
- Corporate and investment disputes litigation
- Employment litigation
- General litigation
- Insurance litigation
- Intellectual property and technology litigation
- Professional liability
- Real estate litigation
- Equity and trust
- Family and probate
- Partnership disputes
- Personal injury
- White collar crime
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October 20, 2016
October 17, 2016
The central question in the case of Re Opti-Medix Ltd (in liquidation) and another matter  SGHC 108 (Opti-Medix) was whether insolvency proceedings in a jurisdiction other than the place of incorporation could be recognised by the Singapore court. Read more
October 7, 2016
The High Court has ruled that a statutory demand based on a judgment pursuant to an adjudication determination made under the Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Act (SOPA) can be set aside on the ground that the debtor had a cross-demand which it was pursuing in a separate suit. In the course of its judgment, the court also distinguished between genuine cross-demands to the adjudication determination and defences to the claim in the original adjudication application. Read more
In MCST Plan No. 3322 v Tiong Aik Construction Pte Ltd and Another  SGCA 40, the Singapore Court of Appeal (CA) held that architects and main contractors are not subject to a non-delegable duty in tort to ensure that the building and design of the construction project was undertaken without negligence on the part of any of their independent subcontractors. Read more
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April 25, 2016
February 1, 2015
Global law firm Dentons and Rodyk, the oldest and one of the most prestigious law firms in Singapore, today formalized their combination. The launch follows the initial announcement of both firms' intent to combine last November after a vote by partners of both firms endorsing the combination. Read more
June 1, 2014
Rodyk & Davidson LLP is pleased to announce the admission of a new partner, Iain Sharp. The commercial litigation and arbitration specialist brings with him significant experience in representing clients in multiple industries such as international trade and commodities, oil and gas, shipping, banking and finance disputes, defence products, civil fraud, intellectual property and technology and insurance/reinsurance. Read more
The sixth edition of the Rodyk Moots was held on Monday 14 April 2014 at the Moot Court of the National University of Singapore (NUS). Read more