Mr Edward Tiong > Allen & Gledhill LLP > Singapore, Singapore > Lawyer Profile

Allen & Gledhill LLP
ONE MARINA BOULEVARD
#28-00
SINGAPORE 018989
Singapore

Work Department

International Arbitration, Litigation, Restructuring & Insolvency

Position

Deputy Head of Restructuring & Insolvency Practice

Career

Edward’s main areas of practice are corporate restructuring and insolvency, commercial and banking litigation and property disputes. He has been lead counsel in several high-profile cases, in particular, restructuring matters (both cross-border and domestic), and large commercial disputes.

In insolvency, he has advised statutory boards, government-linked companies, major banks, corporates and financial institutions on schemes of arrangements and compromise, judicial management, liquidation and clawbacks.

In litigation, he has represented major financial institutions in clawbacks, shareholder disputes, private banking, construction and property disputes, as well as fraud investigations.

Called to the Singapore Bar in 1998 and he has been a Partner of the Firm since 2005.

Languages

English, Mandarin

Memberships

Fellow, Insolvency Practitioners Association of Singapore.

Education

Graduated from the University of Hull with an LL.B. (Hons) degree.

Lawyer Rankings

Singapore > Restructuring and insolvency: local firms

Allen & Gledhill LLP houses a ‘strong market-leading team‘. Edward Tiong  advises statutory boards, government-linked companies, banks, corporates and financial institutions on schemes of arrangements and compromise, liquidation and clawbacks. Andrew Chan and Alexander Lawrence Yeo are key names for contentious insolvency matters, and Kenneth Lim is noted for the restructuring of distressed companies in the shipping and oil and gas sectors. Chong Yee Leong heads the department alongside Tiong.