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Dentons Rodyk

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

The firm

Trusted since 1861, Dentons Rodyk is one of Singapore’s largest and oldest law firms with a team of around 200 lawyers offering clients a full suite of legal services necessary to do business locally and globally. The firm regularly represents a diverse clientele across a broad spectrum of industries in the following practice areas: corporate, banking and finance, intellectual property and technology, litigation and dispute resolution (including arbitration), and real estate.

Consistently ranked highly in leading publications, the firm prides ourselves on providing the highest quality advice to its clients while maintaining strong working relationships with key public-sector agencies and leading organisations in the private sector.

Dentons Rodyk’s combination with global law firm Dentons created the dominant global law firm in the Pacific Rim. With more than 85 offices in the region and more than 7,300 lawyers serving 58 countries, the firm offers clients the benefit of quality experience in and of the communities in which they want to do business or resolve a dispute – from Canada and the United States, across Europe, the United Kingdom, the Middle East and Africa, and throughout the Asia Pacific region.

Areas of practice

Dentons 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.

Dentons Rodyk’s finance practice group undertakes client representation in a full range of financial services, 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.

Dentons 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 a 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.

Dentons Rodyk’s litigation and arbitration practice group provides comprehensive and effective strategies for dispute management and resolution. The 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.

Dentons 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, groundbreaking 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 offices Jakarta (associate office)

Number of lawyers 200

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