Firm profile submitted by Dentons
Chief Executive Officer and Global Vice-Chair: Philip Jeyaretnam, SC
Managing Partner: 1
Number of partners: 89
Number of lawyers: 200
Languages: English, Japanese, Malay, Mandarin and various Chinese dialects, Tamil
International Offices: Africa, Asia Pacific, Australia, Canada, Central Asia, Central and Eastern Europe, China, Europe, Latin America and the Caribbean, Middle East, Russia, CIS and the Caucasus, United Kingdom, United States
Trusted since 1861, Dentons Rodyk is one of Singapore’s largest and oldest law firms with a team of around 200 lawyers offering clients a full suite of legal services necessary to do business locally and globally. The firm regularly represents a diverse clientele across a broad spectrum of industries: corporate, banking and finance, intellectual property and technology, litigation and dispute resolution (including arbitration), and real estate. The firm prides itself on providing the highest quality advice to its clients while maintaining strong working relationships with key public-sector agencies and leading organisations in the private sector. Dentons Rodyk’s combination with global law firm Dentons created the dominant global law firm in the Pacific Rim. With more than 85 offices in the region and more than 8,000 lawyers serving 64 countries, the firm offers clients the benefit of quality experience in and of the communities in which they want to do business or resolve a dispute – from Canada and the United States, across Europe, the United Kingdom, the Middle East and Africa, and throughout the Asia Pacific region.
Experienced in arbitral proceedings including ICC, SIAC, CIETAC, HKIAC, ICSID, AAA, LCIA, LMAA, SCC, UNCITRAL and WIPO.
Banking & Finance:
Full range of financial services from regulatory and compliance advisory services to complex structured finance.
Domestic and cross-border public offerings (IPOs), secondary offerings (placements, rights issues and bonus issues) and spin-off transactions and REITs.
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.
Employment issues, representation in employment disputes and organisational restructuring.
Development, acquisition, financing, procurement, construction, fuel supply, operation and maintenance of power projects.
Advising insurers, underwriters and professional firms on insurance coverage issues and disputes.
Intellectual Property & Technology:
Full suite of legal counsel and advisory services from the registration and management of intellectual property to transactions and contentious actions.
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 strategic and financial vendors and acquirors across a wide spectrum of industries, including the financial, healthcare, manufacturing and technology industries.
Legal and regulatory aspects pertaining to the securities industry including continuing compliance requirements and standards of corporate governance.
Industry leader offering across-the-board real estate legal advice in a diverse range of high-value, complex and innovative transactions, which includes advising on the financing aspects.
Restructuring, Insolvency & Bankruptcy:
Legal and commercial solutions to creditors, insolvent companies, insolvency practitioners and professionals, administrators, managers and liquidators.
Tax advisory services to a wide range of businesses: 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.
A ‘P&I’ practice, ship registration and ship finance, shipping corporate and tax work, shipping IPOs, and restructuring.
Trusts, Estates & Wealth Preservation:
Advising on trusts, estates, wealth planning, family business succession and probate.
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