Jeremy’s main area of practice is in commercial matters, with expertise handling both contentious matters and non-contentious transactions. He regularly deals with litigation, international arbitration, insolvency, and restructuring. He has extensive experience acting for large international contractors, companies, and consultants in international arbitrations in Singapore, Malaysia and the South-East Asia region, as well as in more distant jurisdictions such as India, China and Romania.
The types of disputes that he handles include construction, infrastructure and engineering litigation and arbitration; Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Act adjudications; sale of goods; debt recovery; shareholder disputes; insolvency and debt restructuring; defamation; employment matters.
His efficient and effective practice is able to provide effective and practical solutions to complex matters.
Outside of private practice, Jeremy serves as a legal specialist Military Expert in the Singapore Armed Forces, after having completed his initial National Service obligations. He is also a trainer for the Law Society of Singapore advocacy component of the Singapore Bar Examinations.
Working Languages:English — Chinese
IRB were recommended to me by a business associate. I needed help with my dad’s estate as he passed on without a will. Jeremy was able to offer valuable advice and was prompt in answering my family’s queries. He and his team were able to process my dad’s letter of administration within 5 weeks! Thanks once again to Jeremy and his team for their professional and efficient services!
We are a Singapore construction company who had a dispute with some of our subcontractors. Jeremy at IRB is extremely familiar with the construction industry and was able to understand all the technical issues easily. This made it very easy for us to explain our problems. Jeremy proposed useful solutions to resolve the matter quickly and preserve the existing business relationship with our subcontractors.
I had a slight dispute with our previous agent and landlord in regards to the sum of money owed for the deposit. Having independent advice from someone not emotionally tied to the situation enabled me to achieve a very effective conclusion to the dispute. The landlord backed down from the original claims and agreed to refund the deposit as had previously been discussed and agreed upon. I found Jeremy to be...
extremely professional and would leverage again in the future if the need arose.