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Jeremy Yeap

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Jeremy Yeap

Jeremy Yeap

Associate

People

Jeremy Yeap

Jeremy Yeap

Associate

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Jeremy represents and advises clients in infrastructure, engineering, and construction related disputes which arise from projects in Singapore and around the region.

He has represented developers, contractors, and construction professionals in international arbitrations under the SIAC, VIAC, ICC as well as ad-hoc rules, at all levels of the Singapore Courts, adjudications under the Building and Construction Security of Payment Act, and at mediations.

Jeremy also has experience representing and advising clients in a diverse range of matters. These include advising on schemes of arrangement, shareholder disputes, directors’ duties, liability for personal injury, and on criminal liability.

He has been an advocate and solicitor of the Supreme Court of Singapore since 2015.

Experience
  • Acting for a joint venture of Korean and Japanese contractors in a Vietnam International Arbitration Centre (“VIAC”) arbitration against a Vietnamese state-owned entity, in respect of claims for extensions of time and prolongation costs arising out of a major rail project in Vietnam.
  • Acted for an Indonesian state-owned company in the foundry, manufacturing, and EPC sector in an ad-hoc arbitration against a Chinese contractor, in respect of claims concerning defects in a coal-fired power plant in Indonesia.
  • Acted for a Vietnamese state-owned entity in a VIAC arbitration against a Chinese state owned-entity, in respect of claims for extensions of time and prolongation costs arising out of a hydro-electric dam project in Vietnam.
  • Acted for a Myanmar-based telecommunication tower company in an SIAC arbitration against a Norwegian telco, in respect of claims for damages resulting from alleged delay in the roll-out of telecommunication towers in Myanmar.
  • Acted for a Filipino telco in an ICC arbitration against an American MNC, in respect of claims concerning the termination of contracts to provide mobile telecommunications to seafarers aboard merchant vessels.
  • Acting for a locally listed company in the mechanical engineering / plant fabrication & installation / maintenance service sector in the High Court of Singapore, in respect of claims for damages resulting from the breach of a contract to lease scaffolding materials / the conversion of scaffolding materials.
  • Acted for a firm of quantity surveyors in the High Court of Singapore, in respect of claims for damages resulting from alleged conspiracy and professional negligence made by the main contractor of a residential project.
  • Acted for a professional engineer in the High Court of Singapore, in respect of claims for loss of future earnings and for medical expenses made by a technician who had been electrocuted.
  • Acted for the directors of an oil & gas distribution company in the High Court of Singapore, in respect of allegations of breach of directors’ duties made by a shareholder of the company.
  • Acted for several contractors in high-value adjudications under the Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Act.

 

 

 

 

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Jeremy is an Associate practicing in the Projects & Construction team at Clasis LLC.

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