Mr Vincent Leow > Allen & Gledhill LLP > Singapore, Singapore > Lawyer Profile

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

Work Department

Employment, Financial Regulatory & Compliance, International Arbitration, Litigation, White Collar & Investigations

Position

Partner

Career

Vincent’s practice focuses on banking, employment and shareholder disputes as well as investigations. He has substantial experience in acting for banking & financial institutions, investors (institutional as well as individuals), major corporates, and regulators on complex contentious matters. He also regularly advises clients on regulatory and risk management issues.

Before joining the Firm, he clerked for the Chief Justice of Singapore. 

Called to the Singapore Bar in 2005.  

Languages

English

Memberships

On the faculty of the Singapore Institute of Directors (since 2015). An advocacy trainer and facilitator at the Singapore Institute of Legal Education (since 2004). Previously an adjunct faculty member of the School of Law of the Singapore Management University (2011 – 2018) and an adjunct faculty member of the Faculty of Law of the National University of Singapore (2004 – 2013).

Education

Graduated from the National University of Singapore with an LL.B. (Hons). Graduated from Harvard Law School with an LL.M.

Lawyer Rankings

Singapore > Labour and employment: local firms

(Leading individuals)

Vincent LeowAllen & Gledhill LLP

Allen & Gledhill LLP‘s sizeable team has ‘a wealth of expertise in all employment-related issues‘. It advises on cross-border employment arrangements, employee incentives, compensation and pension schemes, as well as representing employers in disputes arising out of wrongful dismissals, disciplinary proceedings and restrictive covenants. The team also assists corporate clients with internal and regulatory investigations. Sanjiv Rajan and Kelvin Wong jointly head the practice, which also includes Aaron Lee, who focuses on white-collar, regulatory and compliance and corporate governance matters; Vincent Leow handles contentious employment cases involving employee misconduct, and Wee Meng Tan is a key name on the non-contentious side.

Singapore > Dispute resolution: local firms

Allen & Gledhill LLP may be light at Senior Counsel level with intellectual property specialist Stanley Lai SC its sole practising SC. Despite this, the firm maintains a sizeable market share of major disputes, including Singapore International Commercial Court (SICC) and Singapore Court of Appeal cases. Other key partners include William OngVincent Leow, white-collar crime and investigations specialist Jason Chan, employment disputes expert Tay Yong Seng and Peh Aik Hin. Tan Kai Liang is also rated.