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Rodyk & Davidson LLP

Work +65 6225 2626
Fax +65 6225 1838
Singapore, Shanghai

The firm

Trusted since 1861, Rodyk & Davidson LLP is a large full-service law firm with a strong regional practice, delivering international client service standards. Rodyk is headquartered in Singapore with an office in Shanghai and an associate office in Jakarta.

Rodyk’s practices are consistently ranked highly in leading publications and it represents a diverse clientele in a broad spectrum of industries and businesses. At Rodyk, pride is taken in providing the highest quality advice to clients while maintaining strong working relationships with key public sector agencies and leading organisations in the private sector.

Internationally, the firm enjoys exclusive memberships in the World Law Group and the Pacific Rim Advisory Council, offering clients seamless and cost-effective services in more than 100 cities spanning over 60 countries.

Areas of practice

Rodyk’s corporate practice group provides the full range of corporate legal services to clients across a wide spectrum of industries. Advice is drawn from extensive experience combining legal expertise and commercial sensibilities with a thorough understanding of clients’ businesses and commercial intent. The firm works closely with clients to structure, organise and implement their business ventures, investments, divestments, restructurings and corporate activities, adding value to and supporting all their legal needs.

Rodyk’s finance practice group undertakes client representation in a full range of financial services, ranging from complex project finance and structured finance, acquisition finance, syndications and large corporate loans to regulatory and compliance advisory services. The group has extensive experience in both local and international transactions covering several industry sectors, including real estate, REITs, oil and gas, petrochemicals, power, shipping, telecommunications and technology, mining, airports, utilities, water, rail and paper.

Rodyk’s intellectual property and technology practice group is a one-stop shop for clients needing holistic advice for their products and services in Singapore. The group provides the full range of services from protection to commercialisation and enforcement of IP rights. It also advises on the regulatory framework for products and services offered by its clients and on all aspects of technology law, e-commerce, data privacy, etc. It is a dynamic practice, always keeping abreast of developments in a rapidly changing landscape, particularly in biotechnology, media and telecommunications. Its clients include individual inventors, multinational corporations, manufacturers, suppliers and consumers.

Rodyk’s litigation and arbitration practice group provides comprehensive and effective strategies for dispute management and resolution. The Rodyk team, which includes two senior counsel, has distinguished itself in high-profile and complex cases, and secured important decisions breaking new legal ground. It works closely with clients to manage their domestic and international disputes, assisting them to devise effective, practical and commercially driven solutions.

Rodyk’s real estate practice group offers comprehensive advice relating to legal, planning and regulatory issues in mixed development, acquisition/divestment of real estate, including residential, commercial and industrial property, commercial leasing and asset holding structures. Its team of dedicated practitioners is among the largest and most experienced in Singapore. The practice acts in a diverse range of property transactions, distinguishing itself in high-value, complex, ground-breaking and innovative transactions. The team is widely acknowledged as the market leader in commercial leasing and in collective sale projects, including advising on the financing of such projects.

Mandarin and various Chinese dialects

Other officesShanghai
Jakarta (associate office)

International groupingsPacific Rim Advisory Council (PRAC)
World Law Group (WLG)

Number of lawyers 200+

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