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Dinesh Dhillon

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Allen & Gledhill LLP

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International Arbitration, Litigation.


Partner and Co-Head of the Firm's International Arbitration Practice.


Dinesh practises international arbitration and litigation. He has acted as lead counsel in international arbitration for global multinational corporations in the telecommunication, airline, hotel, commodities, construction, manufacturing and projects industries. Apart from corporates, he has also represented sovereign states in international arbitration cases. He has represented clients in landmark cases before the Singapore courts relating to jurisdiction of arbitral tribunals, challenges to arbitration awards and attempts to resist enforcement of foreign arbitration awards. Dinesh has represented multinational companies in cases before the Singapore International Commercial Court (SICC), Singapore High Court and Court of Appeal relating to banking, corporate, employment, entertainment, insurance, property and shareholder disputes. He has also acted for statutory boards in judicial review cases.

Dinesh is recommended for his expertise in international arbitration and commercial litigation in leading publications. The Legal 500 Asia Pacific described him as “outstanding”, a “well respected litigator” and “strong on strategy and case management”.

He was called to the Singapore Bar in 1995.


Dinesh is the President of The Singapore Institute of Arbitrators, Co-Chair of the International Bar Association’s Asia Pacific Arbitration Group and Honorary Treasurer of the Law Society’s Pro Bono Services Office.


Dinesh obtained the Graduate Certificate in International Arbitration from the National University of Singapore in 2004.


International arbitration

Within: International arbitration

Allen & Gledhill LLP's 'excellent' international arbitration team provides an 'efficient and effective' service and is 'extremely good at strategy and perspectives'. Key figures include Chua Kee Loon, who is 'attentive to clients' needs' and delivers 'high-quality advice'; Chong Boon Leong, who is 'passionate and committed'; and Ankit Goyal, who is noted for his 'very strong India credentials'. Andrew Yeo co-heads the litigation and dispute resolution department and infrastructure and construction leader Chong Yee Leong is co-head of the international arbitration team alongside Dinesh Dhillon.

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