Eversheds Sutherland in Singapore has merged with Harry Elias Partnership LLP, which was formed in 1988, to form Eversheds Harry Elias LLP taking legal effect from 1 June 2017. Strategically located in the heart of ASEAN (Association of South East Asian Nations), Singapore has established itself as the premier trading hub for South East Asia. The country‚Äôs pro-business reputation attracts sizeable foreign investments and offers a highly conducive environment for entrepreneurs. As the country continues to develop rapidly, we understand you need advisors who understand your business and who can help you to navigate the cultural intricacies and common pitfalls of doing business in Singapore.
Our Singapore office provides high quality advice to both local and international clients. Our office serves as the hub for work throughout South East Asia, including Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, the Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam. Our multi-lingual team speaks English, Arabic, Cantonese, Farsi, French, Malay and Mandarin and is experienced in providing advice in various languages including bilingual drafting and negotiation.
We have significant experience in advising on crossborder mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, corporate finance and corporate restructuring. We have advised a wide variety of clients on projects ranging from significant investment structuring, syndicated loan advice, to complex debt restructuring.
Our lawyers also have extensive experience in high profile public international law matters and in international commercial and investor-state arbitration. We are experienced in acting under the rules of a variety of institutions such as the Singapore International Arbitration Centre, the International Chamber of Commerce, as well as in ad hoc proceedings under the UNCITRAL rules. We also advise our clients on the strategic use of alternative dispute resolution (ADR) and mediation. Our team works hard to build strong relationships from the outset and our project management approach brings clients clear, efficient and cost effective legal management on even the most complex matters.