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Work +65 6535 0733
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www.drewnapier.com

Gary Low

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Work +65 6531 2497
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Drew & Napier LLC

Work Department

Dispute Resolution

Position

Director,  Dispute Resolution

Career

Gary practices both civil and criminal litigation. He has an active civil/commercial practice and has acted in a wide variety of matters, including disputes in banking and finance, commercial disputes, arbitrations, directors’/shareholders’ disputes, minority oppression, tortious liability, property and contractual disputes.

He regularly acts for major local and foreign banks in relation to all aspects of banking disputes, including banking fraud, anti-money laundering practices, banker-customer obligations, banking secrecy, financial advisory services and obligations in respect of the sale of financial products. In the aftermath of the global financial crisis, he represented banks, corporations and individuals in several claims relating to the mis-selling of financial products, including complex financial instruments such as accumulators, options, swaps and credit linked notes.

Gary also has wide experience in criminal matters and was formerly a Deputy Public Prosecutor. He has represented clients involved in diverse offences, including commercial crimes, corruption and securities offences such as insider trading, market manipulation. He has also been involved in investigations by various corporations into alleged wrongdoings of employees in relation to fraud, criminal breach of trust, cheating, breach of fiduciary duties and other misconduct.

Practice Areas:
  • Arbitration
  • Banking & Finance
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction & Engineering
  • Corporate Litigation
  • Crime
  • Defamation
  • Employment
  • International Arbitration
  • Medical Negligence
  • Real Estate
  • Wills, Probate and Estate Administration

Languages

English, Mandarin

Member

  • Member, Law Society of Singapore
  • Member, Singapore Academy of Law
  • Member, Business Network International, Singapore

Education

  • LL.B. (Hons), National University of Singapore (1997)
  • Admitted to the Singapore Bar in November (2000)
  • Advocate & Solicitor, Supreme Court of Singapore (2000)
  • Solicitor, England & Wales (2003)


Singapore: Dispute resolution

Dispute resolution – Local firms

Within: Dispute resolution – Local firms

Drew & Napier LLC has a high market share of big-ticket domestic and cross-border disputes. It has gained roles in a series of Singapore International Commercial Court (SICC) cases and has a significant volume of arbitration-related court proceedings. Clients include Changi Airport International, Citibank, Johnson & Johnson, Monetary Authority of Singapore, Sanofi-Aventis Singapore and Warner Brothers Entertainment. Davinder Singh SC has 'an acute eye for the facts and their contextual setting', and has 'a strong sense of commerciality'. Cavinder Bull SC is 'smart', 'good for complex issues' and led the team that acted for ANZ Commodity Trading in a case concerning alleged fraud arising from the apparent forgery of warehouse receipts. Jimmy Yim SC also has extensive big case experience and Wendell Wong is noted for headline commercial and white-collar crime cases. Jaikanth Shankar 'cuts through complex technical issues'. Randolph Khoo 'induces lateral thinking and alternative perspectives to many issues' and has 'an amazing ability to diffuse any tension and provide clarity to legal arguments'. Also recommended are Gary Low, who is 'sound and accurate', and Blossom Hing.

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