Our Singapore office was established 30 years ago and is a key part of our global network. Clyde & Co provides an integrated service for local and international clients in Singapore through our Joint Law Venture, Clyde & Co Clasis Singapore. This offers clients seamless offshore and onshore advice, and draws together the global knowledge of Clyde & Co and the local knowledge of Clasis LLC.
Our Singapore office focuses on sectors including aviation, marine, energy & natural resources, infrastructure, insurance & reinsurance and trade & commodities.
Our services include corporate and commercial, construction, dispute resolution (including mediation and international arbitration), employment, finance, governance, regulatory and compliance.
We can provide clients with advice on Singapore law and representation in the Singapore courts via Clasis LLC, and, importantly, also with advice on multi-jurisdictional transactions involving English and Singapore law.
In South East Asia, we have established a network of affiliations with local and correspondent law firms, and market leading lawyers, who we work with regularly to support our clients’ growth strategies. These close relationships mean that we can provide an integrated and efficient service, both locally and internationally, to clients throughout Asia Pacific and worldwide.
Through our firm's global outlook, we have built a pragmatic and solutions focused team that is multi-lingual; speaking English, Mandarin, Cantonese, Malay, Bahasa Indonesia, Hokkien, Hindi, Tamil, Punjabi, Dutch and German. We also have Dutch and German qualified lawyers who are uniquely placed to assist clients by bringing together the expertise and experience of an integrated network of Dutch, German and Singapore legal professionals, to offer services that are not only bilingual but also bicultural. Lawyers in the Singapore office are also dual qualified, serving clients in various jurisdictions including Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia, Australia, New Zealand, New York, and England and Wales.
Clyde & Co responds rapidly and is flexible to advise us on different issues." "They have sufficient knowledge and experience for maritime disputes.
Chambers & Partners Asia Pacific 2023 – Singapore: Shipping: International Litigation
They are dedicated and efficient, and have the expertise, experience and extensive networks to provide advice in a comprehensive manner.
Chambers & Partners Asia Pacific 2023 – Singapore Insurance
Clyde & Co understand the market very well. They are very experienced and well versed in arbitration strategy.
Chambers & Partners Asia Pacific 2023 – Singapore Dispute Resolution: Arbitration (The Elite)
The capabilities and expertise of the Clyde & Co team are wide and varied and having a world-wide network. The team is very client focused, able to identify issues, and is commercially minded able to provide practical advice with a pragmatic and problem-solving approach. The team has comprehensive knowledge of China and South East Asian trade and is very well-known in Korea for its expertise in maritime law and shipbuilding.
The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2023 – South Korea International Arbitration
The conduct and delivery of the Clyde & Co team has always been professional, to the highest quality and with a level of clarity and certainty that allowed our business to take the appropriate decisions in relation to our legal issues and/or disputes that arose during the execution of our projects.
The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2023 – Singapore Construction
They are intelligent, dedicated and creative and have a unique ability to work with in-house counsel in an efcient and complementary manner.”
Chambers and Partners Asia Pacific 2021 - Singapore Dispute Resolution: Arbitration
The service has been very good. Advice can be provided in a comprehensive way, yet it is easy to understand. Clyde & Co Singapore has also been providing guidance proactively on a few occasions which can help me to manage expectations internally."
Chambers and Partners Asia Pacific 2021 – Singapore Shipping
practical and commercial approach to issues and strong relationship-building skills.“
Chambers and Partners Asia Pacific 2021 – Singapore Insurance
Clyde & Co Clasis Singapore's employment offering is equally strong in contentious and non-contentious aspects, often working on cross-border mandates with additional support from its wide network of specialists across Asia and integration with Clasis LLC in conducting complex internal investigations and litigation.”
The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2021 – Singapore Labour & Employment
The team has deep experience in Southeast Asia deals, along with cross-border transactions involving jurisdictions outside the region.”
The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2021 – Singapore Corporate and M&A
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The Legal 500 Southeast Asia Awards 2020/21
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