Our Reach and Affiliates

Being based in Singapore, we are well placed to serve clients in the ASEAN region and having an extensive network in ASEAN, the ASEAN team comprises of a team of lawyers who have experience in both local and international legal work. We support clients in the ASEAN region. Through the ASEAN Legal Alliance, comprising of ten prominent law firms from the ten ASEAN member states namely, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia, Philippines, Myanmar, Cambodia, Laos, Brunei and Vietnam.

Each firm has the requisite experience to handle cross border legal work and has the business knowledge to assist clients navigate through the different business cultures that prevail in each ASEAN country. The main practice areas of the Asean Legal Alliance includes Arbitration and Alternative Dispute Resolution, International Trade and Cross Border Investment, Intellectual Property and Private Clients, and International Real Estate.

More information on the Asean Legal Alliance can be found here: www.aseanlegalalliance.net

We have clients who have businesses and operations in India and use Singapore, the ASEAN region and China as a base for investments. We advise on all legal aspects of doing business in Singapore and India and other related legal issues for foreign investments. The practice leverages on our relationship with international and domestic law firms, accountancy and advisory firms and government organisations in India. This places us in a unique position in assisting Indian clients in the ASEAN region, where we have a direct presence and relationship with associate law firms.

We act as a one stop destination for Indian companies operating in China and in protecting Chinese interests in India as well. We are also keenly placed to facilitate deals and investments that are routed through Singapore into China and the ASEAN region. This has enabled us to work on marque transactions in the India-China space and be the facilitators of investments in these economies.

We also advise on and assist domestic and international clients with investments into India. Working closely with our partnered firms, we are experienced in advising on forms and modes of foreign direct investments and institutional investments into India, structuring as well as setting up appropriate vehicles of investment and operations in India. Our extensive network of associates and law firms in India places us in an exceptional position of facilitating and completing legal transactions efficaciously and efficiently.

Our firm has a close affinity with work involving China, stemming from over ten years of working closely with clients and partnered firms from China.

We have a team of Chinese lawyers who are based in Singapore and China. Leveraging on the geographical convenience, our Chinese lawyers are able to better support clients from across the Asia-Pacific and ASEAN regions on in-bound China matters. We provide clients with effective and practical solutions for doing business in China and ASEAN countries along with the full range of commercial legal services to both domestic and international clients.

The team is experienced in assisting in general corporate law, tax, FDI, M&A, restructuring, securities and capital markets, working closely with a wide spectrum of Chinese professionals. We pride ourselves in our ability to protect our clients' maximum interest and are dedicated to providing professional and comprehensive legal services with promptness, quality and efficiency.

We have a strategic alliance with Warwick Legal Network, which is made up of over 535 lawyers from 39 law firms operating in 55 cities across Europe and the Americas. Through this, we are well positioned to provide our client with holistic legal support within these regions.

The Warwick Legal Network spans the following countries:

  • Argentina
  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • Brazil
  • Bulgaria
  • Croatia
  • Cyprus
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • France
  • Germany
  • Greece
  • Hungary
  • India
  • Ireland
  • Italy
  • Lithuania
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Romania
  • San Marino
  • Slovenia
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • The Netherlands
  • Turkey
  • United Kingdom
  • USA