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The firm: PRP Law LLC is a conflict-free boutique disputes firm, specialising in Singapore commercial litigation, international arbitration and insolvency. The firm also represents employers and employees in both contentious and non-contentious employment matters.

The practice is helmed by Pradeep Pillai who was previously a senior disputes partner with leading Singapore law firm Shook Lin & Bok LLP, having practised for 17 years in the firm. Pradeep has been consistently recognised as a leading lawyer in legal publications for his expertise in commercial litigation, employment and insolvency.

The dynamic team of lawyers leverages on the combined experience of more than 30 years in large leading law firms and can handle complex matters. They are equipped with a broad range of specialisations and can offer clients high-quality services.

As independent counsel, the firm is able to take on appointments as Singapore counsel for foreign law firms and other local law firms that require their services as counsel. Being conflict free, the firm is able to act against major financial institutions in all types of complex commercial disputes.

Areas of practice: Dispute resolution: the team at PRP Law is highly experienced and handles complex litigation matters. They provide strategic and pragmatic legal assistance across a broad spectrum of contentious civil, corporate and commercial matters including banking disputes, contractual disputes, claims involving breach of directors' duties, shareholder disputes and claims by liquidators in insolvency-related court proceedings. The firm also regularly handles appeals before the Court of Appeal.

International arbitration: the firm has expertise in handling complex international disputes that span across a wide range of industries and jurisdictions. A full suite of legal services is offered in every aspect of the arbitration process, from the pre-arbitral negotiations to the enforcement of an arbitral award. The team has conducted arbitrations pursuant to leading arbitration rules including the Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC), International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) and the Dubai International Arbitration Centre (DIAC). They are also often instructed to act in complex litigation proceedings in support of arbitration, including the enforcement or setting aside of arbitral awards, as well as urgent interim relief applications. The team has also handled arbitrations where the law of the underlying contract is governed by Singapore law, English law, Indonesian law, the law of the UAE and Indian law, and often works closely with foreign counsels.

Restructuring and insolvency: PRP Law has extensive experience in all aspects of personal and corporate insolvency such as bankruptcy, liquidation, judicial management, individual voluntary arrangements and schemes of arrangement. The team regularly advises insolvent companies, insolvency practitioners, and creditors on all contentious and non-contentious aspects of insolvencies and corporate restructurings.

Employment: the team specialises in providing advice on general employment matters including employment documentation, the enforceability of restrictive covenants, as well as termination and retrenchment matters. They also advise companies in internal investigations and internal disciplinary proceedings. The team represents clients in contentious employment disputes and assists in devising comprehensive and effective solutions in line with a dispute resolution strategy tailored to the client's desired outcome.

  • Number of lawyers: 3
  • Languages
  • English
  • Mandarin

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