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Davinder Singh Chambers
1 Wallich Street
#20-02 Guoco Tower

Work Department

Dispute Resolution, International Arbitration


Executive Chairman


Davinder is the Executive Chairman of Davinder Singh Chambers. Davinder’s experience spans almost four decades. He has litigated cases in almost every area of the law, including landmark cases.

He has an active international arbitration practice involving complex commercial disputes, international clients and multiple jurisdictions. He has advised and/or acted in numerous institutional and ad hoc arbitrations.

Davinder has time and again been recognised as a top litigator and arbitration counsel by various notable international publications and has been described as an “exceptional advocate” with an “ability to grasp the facts and distil them into a very cogent and persuasive argument” and noted to be “by far the best litigation lawyer in Singapore”.

Davinder was appointed Senior Counsel in 1997. He graduated with an LLB (Hons) from National University of Singapore in 1982 and was admitted to the Singapore Bar in 1983.




Chairman, Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC); Vice-Chairman, International Chamber of Commerce Commission on Corporate

Responsibility & Anti-corruption; Member, SIAC Panel of Arbitrators; Member, Singapore Academy of Law Senate; Director on various boards.


LL.B. (Hons), National University of Singapore (1982)
Admitted to the Singapore Bar (1983)
Appointed Senior Counsel (1997)

Lawyer Rankings

Singapore > International arbitration

Disputes boutique Davinder Singh Chambers has a breadth of international arbitration experience including in the mining and energy sectors. The ‘exceptionalDavinder Singh leads the practice which includes the ‘excellent strategistJaikanth Shankar, Pardeep Singh Khosa and the ‘very smartDavid Fong who all combine international arbitration and arbitration-related litigation experience.

Singapore > Dispute resolution: local firms

Boutique dispute resolution and international arbitration firm Davinder Singh Chambers is considered by clients to be a ‘go-to firm for any dispute resolution matter in Singapore’. Practice head Davinder Singh is greatly experienced in both litigation and as chairman of the SIAC, international arbitration. His involvement in a number of high-profile disputes include the widely reported defamation claim against Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong. Pardeep Singh Khosa is praised for his ‘dedication, rich experience, logical thinking and sharp negotiation skills’ which benefits clients in a range of complex matters including shareholder disputes, employment, and public and administrative law matters. Jaikanth Shankar has broad-reaching expertise which embraces fraudulent claims, commercial disputes and insolvency; he also has an active investigations practice.