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

Allen & Gledhill LLP

Work Department

Restructuring & Insolvency; International Arbitration; Litigation


Deputy Head of the Firm’s Restructuring & Insolvency Practice


Edward is the Deputy Head of the Firm’s Restructuring & Insolvency Practice. His 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 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 banks and blue chip companies in private banking, construction, property and commercial disputes, as well as fraud investigations.

Edward is a leading restructuring and insolvency specialist who has been recognised in various legal directories. He has also given expert evidence as a banking law expert for use in a foreign court.

Edward was called to the Singapore Bar in 1998 and has been a Partner of the Firm since 2005.


English, Mandarin


Fellow, Insolvency Practitioners Association of Singapore. Holds and has held positions as an Independent Director in public listed companies on the Singapore Stock Exchange


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

Lawyer Rankings

Singapore > Restructuring and insolvency: local firms

Allen & Gledhill LLP has landed many of the premier engagements in the market over recent years, often acting for creditors. The firm brings its extensive resources and expertise to bear in the restructuring and insolvency field, offering a range of contentious and non-contentious experience in a variety of matters. The firm has continued to have prime roles on the restructurings of Hin Leong Trading, Pacific International Lines, and Hyflux. Head of the restructuring and insolvency group Yee Leong Chong and deputy head Edward Tiong have led on major recent restructurings, and Andrew Chan and Kenneth Lim are also senior members of the practice.