Withers KhattarWong LLP > Singapore, Singapore > Firm Profile

Withers KhattarWong LLP
UOB PLAZA 1, #25-01

Singapore > Private wealth and family law – local firms Tier 1

Withers KhattarWong LLP is part of a regional and international powerhouse in private wealth and tax planning matters. The Singapore team has experienced considerable growth in recent years and represents a high proportion of ultra-high-net-worth individuals that hold their wealth in Singapore. With its international tax expertise, the Singapore office is also able to assist clients with structuring matters involving both their business and family investments. The firm is especially active in establishing family offices in Singapore, along with other fund structures and vehicles. In this regard, Stacy Choong has made a big impression on the market, while Fernando Gandioli provides US and international expertise in tax and estate planning for high net-worth individuals, trusts and estates. Deborah Barker SC is a key name for disputes in this sector, Ivan Cheong is recommended for family law matters and Yong Sheng Hon is a key name at senior associate level.

Other key lawyers:


‘Very strong technical knowledge and strategic in resolutions. Direct, forthcoming, prompt and highly competent. Meticulous strong advisory.’

‘The team has people with superlative knowledge in their field. They know the subject matter thoroughly and are able to practically and successfully guide their clients through the various approval stages. Also, Withers KhattarWong is well connected in the industry and is able to connect with various service providers, which makes the process and their service offerings comprehensive.’

‘We worked closely with Stacy Choong and Yong Sheng Hon. With both of them, we have been impressed with their knowledge, their experience, their guidance and their manner of execution. We always felt we were in safe hands with their counsel.’

‘Ivan Cheong is easy to work with and pragmatic.’

‘Ivan Cheong is an experienced, personable family lawyer who gives sensible and practical advice. Would recommend him.’

‘Withers KhattarWong’s team possess very strong expertise in wealth, estate planning, family office establishment and management, tax areas. Whatever questions I have, the team will deliver satisfactory answers. One of the best law firms I’ve worked with.’

‘Care for clients’ wellbeing, attention to details and prompt response to my inquiries. Yong Sheng Hon is just fantastic!’

‘Stacy Choong, Fernando Gandioli and Lian Chuan Yeoh are particularly impressive as their understanding of UHNW families includes a strong grasps of the asset classes and types that such families may be invested.’

Singapore > Tax: local firms Tier 1

Known for its international expertise, Withers KhattarWong LLP advises on a range of tax matters related to Singapore, UK, US, Japan, Hong Kong, BVI, Australia and India. Eric Roose leads the team and focuses on tax advice involving international M&A, cross-border transactions and investments. Another key name is Lian Chuan Yeoh, who joined in 2021 from Sabara Law LLC and is regarded as ‘technically strong and able to deal with the most complex of issues’.

Practice head(s):

Other key lawyers:

Yeoh Lian Chuan


‘Yeoh Lian Chuan is technically strong and able to deal with the most complex of issues.’

Key clients

FLOW Digital Infrastructure

PAG Real Estate Property Fund III

Nuveen Alternative Living Fund

5Hr Energy Group

Indorama group

BCMG Bitcoin Fund

Iconiq Capital

Transfer Clear

Aspire Systems

DSP Group

Work highlights

  • Act as lead tax counsel for the overall tax structure FLOW Digital, whose objective is to become the largest Data Center business in Asia Pacific Region.
  • Act as lead tax counsel for this US$2.8 billion APAC real estate fund, investing in commercial, logistics, infrastructure, residential and retail property in the APAC region.
  • Act as lead tax counsel for this APAC fund developing and investing in alternative living projects.

Singapore > Labour and employment: local firms Tier 2

Withers KhattarWong LLP has a long history in the employment field, particularly in contentious matters. It has an impressive client base of local and regional businesses, and is frequently engaged by senior executives and individuals in employment disputes. While the firm is better known for contentious employment work, it is also active in the non-contentious sphere, including in employment contracts, flexible working arrangements. It is also noted for its training programmes in diversity, discrimination and other issues. Deborah Barker SC - a big name in the dispute resolution market - has a significant focus on employment cases, while Amarjit Kaur is another litigator with a background in contentious and non-contentious employment matters.

Practice head(s):

Deborah Barker SC; Amarjit Kaur


‘Amarjit Kaur. Very good, solution-oriented employment lawyer and someone that can be recommended to contacts. She provides training on #MeToo and diversity & inclusion issues.’

‘The team members have pleasant personalities and are approachable. As they understood the case better and got to know me better, they showed compassion and understanding. Their passion to seek justice for me is strong, very professional. Knowing that my financial strength is limited and I do not qualify for pro bono assistance, the team tries to control the legal costs to relieve my burden.’

‘Deborah Barker is very approachable and calm during our interactions and helps in rationalising the issues and fine-combing our responses. Very professional. Amarjit Kaur was my first contact with the team as she attended to the APO execution. Despite the stress on that day, I remember she made me comfortable going through the APO process in the presence of plaintiffs lawyers and supervising solicitors. She was pleasant, observant and very thorough. She was the main person handling the defence responses and her passion shines through.’

‘Extraordinary team at employment and dispute resolution. Professional and thoughtful. Always five steps ahead of everyone else.’

‘Deborah Barker and Amarjit Kaur possess superior legal minds. Exhaustive in their approach and tireless in their effort.’


Key clients

MyRepublic Group Limited

Chaitanya Arora, Ex-Director of FTI Consulting

Siew Kang Yoke and Lee Soon Weng, former tax associates at Macs Associates Pte Ltd

Access Communications Pte Ltd

Toko Alpha Pte Ltd (of the Toko Crypto Group)

APEC Secretariat

Zipmex Group (with offices in Singapore, Thailand, Australia and Indonesia)

Karen Wong Yi Theng, former Chief Marketing Officer of Club21 Pte Ltd

Seriously Keto Pte Ltd

Triumph Art Ventures Limited, incorporated in the British Virgin Islands

Tan Thiam Kiat, Director of Triumph Art Ventures Limited

Work highlights

  • Represented MyRepublic Group and its CEO as co-defendants in litigation commenced by an ex-employee of the company in respect of alleged wrongful termination of employment, and alleged defamation by the CEO.
  • Represented an ex-director of a multi-national business advisory firm, FTI Consulting, which commenced action against the client for alleged breaches of his post-termination restraints.
  • Represented former tax associates employed by Macs Associates, which filed proceedings against our clients and obtained an Anton Pillar order to conduct a search and seizure of documents they claimed were wrongfully retained and/or copied from the company’s premises.

Singapore > Real estate: local firms Tier 2

Withers KhattarWong LLP has a flourishing real estate practice, frequently acting for buyers, sellers and banks. The team typically operates in the middle market, and is noted for industrial buildings, particularly self storage facilities. The firm’s strong private client credentials have led to a series of engagements for high net-worth individuals and family offices in purchasing trophy assets in Singapore. Kenneth Szeto leads the team, which is fused with the banking and finance practice. Hotels and leisure specialist Tien Gui Koh joined the firm in 2022 from Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP.

Practice head(s):

Kenneth Szeto

Other key lawyers:

Key clients

Boustead Projects Limited

United Engineers Limited

Mercatus Delta Co-operative Limited

Teambuild Engineering & Construction Limited

Mandarin Self Storage Pte. Ltd.

TuasOne Pte. Ltd.

Boustead Industrial Fund

FG Resources Pte. Ltd.

The General Storage Company

Heitman LLC

BP-Braddell LLP

Perpetual (Asia) Limited, acting as trustee of Boustead Industrial Fund

Work highlights

  • Acted for BP-Braddell in the $121m sale of the industrial property development known as 351 Braddell to Perpetual (Asia), the trustee of Boustead Industrial Fund.
  • Acted for Perpetual (Asia), in its capacity as trustee of a private industrial fund, in its S$400m acquisition of direct and indirect interests in 14 industrial property assets, through a combination of asset acquisitions and share acquisitions in the property holding companies.

Singapore > Banking and finance: local firms Tier 3

Showcasing a strong track record in domestic and cross-border lending, Withers KhattarWong LLP‘s banking and finance group is particularly well versed in the financing for property acquisitions and development in Singapore and abroad, acting on behalf of lenders and borrowers. Project finance is another strong point for the practice, which works in close collaboration with the restructuring and insolvency teams in the context of distressed debt transactions. Guan Feng Chen, who possesses over two decades’ experience in multijurisdictional financings and debt restructurings, handles an array of deals in Asia, with a particular emphasis on Indonesia and Malaysia, besides Singapore. Lenders and borrowers routinely turn to Kenneth Szeto, who is singled out for his ‘strong knowledge of banking and finance matters, particularly property financing.’ Consultant Agatha Lee advises a host of banks and financial institutions on general banking issues, as well as secured and unsecured financing.

Practice head(s):

Guan Feng Chen

Other key lawyers:


‘Kenneth Szeto offers innovative solutions to problems and has a strong knowledge of banking and finance matters, particularly property financing.’

Key clients

TuasOne Pte. Ltd.

HSBC NoIndies


RHB Bank Berhad


UOB Kay Hian Pte. Ltd.

DBS Bank Ltd

Malayan Banking Berhad

Standard Chartered Bank

China CITIC Bank International

CIMB Bank Berhad


Accial Capital Management Ltd

Everstone Capital Asia Pte Ltd

Work highlights

  • Advised China CITIC Bank International as documentation agent in a cross-border loan to APRIL International Enterprise Pte Ltd.
  • Representing TuasOne Pte Ltd in the restructuring of the over S$600m project financing facilities to finance the project costs and working capital of Singapore’s largest waste-to-energy plant.
  • Advised CIMB Bank Berhad as lender in a cross-border loan to Hanbaobao Pte Ltd., which is the owner of the McDonald’s franchise in Singapore.

Singapore > Dispute resolution: local firms Tier 3

Withers KhattarWong LLP is recognised for acting on white-collar, employment, private capital and tax disputes. The client base includes corporate entities, high net worth individuals, governments, trading firms funds, manufacturers, wholesalers and retailers, property owners, and banks. Particular sectors of focus for the department include energy, commodities, telecommunications, insurance, banking, securities, healthcare, shipping, defence and construction. Practice head Deborah Barker SC has extensive experience in civil and commercial litigation. Chenthil Kumarasingam concentrates on the technology, banking and financial services industries. Ushan Premaratne works on disputes relating to joint ventures, software contacts, private equity, trust, commodities, banking and securities. Shaun Leong is a further vital member of the team.

Practice head(s):

Deborah Barker


‘Collaborative approach to solving disputes. Very dedicated individuals who find creative solutions.’

‘Chenthil Kumarasingam is outstanding. Dedicated, and fights for his clients.’

‘Knowledgeable about the space, can handle complex cross-border matters, able to provide solid and practical advice.’

‘Special mention to Shaun Leong who is extremely helpful and “switched-on”.’

‘The team is super efficient and has a great work ethic combined with a positive client facing attitude.’

‘Ushan Premaratne is a top class strategist, who finds effective and practical solutions to resolve complex commercial disputes.’

Key clients

Delphinium Capital PLC

American Greenfuels Rockwood (Tennessee) LLC

Choon Hin Group

Multimedia Engineering Pte Ltd

NPE Print Communications Pte Ltd

Work highlights

  • Acted for Delphinium Capital PLC, the sole shareholder of oCap Management Pte Ltd in relation to a dispute involving the Wirecard entities.
  • Acted for and advised American Greenfuels Rockwood (Tennessee) LLC, in respect of its claim brought against Aik Chuan Construction Pte Ltd.
  • Acted for Mr Shantanu Prakash, a well-known businessman with substantial influence in India and a founder of Educomp Solutions Limited which promotes equitable access to education in India.

Singapore > Intellectual property: Local firms Tier 3

Withers KhattarWong LLP has a fine reputation in contentious IP, particularly in transactional-related and licensing matters. It is also noted for trade mark infringement and passing off actions at the High Court, along with opposition and revocation cases before the Intellectual Property Office of Singapore. The arrival of Alvin Lim as special counsel from Ravindran Associates in 2021, broadens the firm’s offering in contentious IP, including in the patent, trade marks, copyright and trade secrets segments. The wider team continues to be known for its work in the tech sector, though it has a breadth of experience across multiple industries. Jonathan Kok  leads the team with Jim Lim  retiring from the partnership to become a consultant.

Practice head(s):

Jonathan Kok

Other key lawyers:

Alvin Lim; Jim Lim


‘Consistency and practicality in its advice is what makes the team work for us. They’ve helped us throughout the years with very sound advice whenever we encounter set backs in our TM applications in the region.’

‘Easy to contact and promptly responds to our queries, no matter how complex or simple they are.’


Key clients

Supply@ME Capital plc

TMRG Pte Ltd

Fonterra Brands (Singapore) Pte Ltd

Honor Device Co Ltd

Wipro Unza Group

Global Schools Holdings Pte. Ltd.

Sea Group

Raffles Medical Group

Mediacorp Pte. Ltd.

Work highlights

  • Acted for TMRG in a trade mark infringement and passing off case filed in the Singapore High Court against the American operator of several international seafood and lobster shacks.
  • Acted for Fonterra Brands as instructed counsel in relation to a rare opposition filed by Consorzio del Formaggio Parmigiano Reggiano to a qualification of rights entered in respect of the Corsorzio’s Geographical Indications registration for “Parmigiano Reggiano”.
  • Acted for Honor Device in a number of oppositions filed by Vivo Mobile Communication to Honor Devices trademark applications for their “X” series marks.

Singapore > Investment funds: local firms Tier 3

Withers KhattarWong LLP has attained a solid position in the market, handling impressive funds formation, regulatory and licensing engagements on a regular basis. The fund team has been able to build on the firm’s celebrated private wealth and tax platform, working with colleagues that have strong connections to institutional clients, including key partners in Tokyo such as Eric Roose. The group's client base now includes clients in the family office, private equity, real estate, infrastructure, data centre and venture capital sectors. Daniel Yong is a recognised investment funds specialist.

Practice head(s):

Daniel Yong

Other key lawyers:


Practical and relevant. Sensitive on cost aspect of client.

Key clients

Everstone Capital Asia Pte. Ltd.

Green Growth Feeder Fund Pte. Ltd.

EverYondr Sg Co

Alto Partners Pte Ltd

Altara Ventures Pte Ltd

MDI Ventures and Finch Capital

Work highlights

  • Acted as Singapore legal counsel to Everstone Capital Asia, a Singapore-based private equity group, on the formation of its highly successful fourth PE fund, Everstone Capital Partners IV.
  • Acted as Singapore legal counsel to the Green Growth Feeder Fund, the Singapore-domiciled feeder fund for the Green Growth Equity Fund.
  • Acted as Singapore counsel to the Everstone Group on its $1bn strategic partnership with the Yondr Group to develop and operate data centres in India.

Singapore > Restructuring and insolvency: local firms Tier 3

Withers KhattarWong LLP‘s background in private investment and financing, brings it a reputation for representing private investors in the investment, acquisition and financing of distressed assets and companies in the region. It also has an established record in restructurings in Indonesia. Justin Yip is a specialist in insolvencies, debt restructurings, corporate rescues and workouts, and special situations transactions; he led the team that advised the liquidators on the attempted restructuring and subsequent insolvency of ZenRock.

Practice head(s):

Justin Yip


‘Very responsive, solid client management, good knowledge and dedicated.’

Key clients

KPMG (as liquidators of ZenRock Commodities Trading Pte Ltd)

FTI Consulting (as Judicial Managers/Liquidators of 6 SPVs of Xihe Capital Pte Ltd)

United Overseas Bank Limited

The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited

UOB Kay Hian Credit Pte Ltd

Yaw Chee Siew

ESR-REIT (including its sub-trust VIVA REIT)

Luxasia Pte Ltd

Blue Ocean Resources Pte Ltd

Work highlights

  • Acted for the liquidators (from KPMG) in all aspects of the attempted restructuring and subsequent insolvency of ZenRock.
  • Acted for FTI Consulting in its capacity as the judicial managers/liquidators of six SPVs owned by Xihe Capital, which collectively own 15 vessels (including unfinished vessels).
  • Advised UOB in various debt and security restructuring matters of borrower groups.

Singapore > White-collar crime - Local firms Tier 3

Withers KhattarWong LLP possesses a ‘wide breadth and depth of experience’ in criminal law, and stands out for its impressive track record of acting for senior executives in investigations and white-collar crime cases. The highly regarded criminal lawyer Shashi Nathan leads the department, which regularly handles high-profile investigations into allegations of corruption, breaches of disclosure requirements, fraud, insider trading and market manipulation. Nathan, who is listed as a lead counsel under the Supreme Court’s list  of Assigned Counsel for Capital Cases, particularly excels in matters involving the Securities and Futures Act, and the Prevention of Corruption Act. Tania Chin has a strong reputation in the criminal bar, advising on fraud investigations and regulatory compliance. At the associate level, Jeremy Pereira is often engaged in internal investigations for both corporates and individuals.

Practice head(s):

Shashi Nathan

Other key lawyers:


‘Responsive and timely, proactive, commercial and practical, able to advise on difficult and complex issues.’

‘Personable but still willing to have hard conversations.’

‘Diversity and collaboration.’

‘Wide breadth and depth of experience and business nuances.’

‘Shashi Nathan is my lawyer of choice for white-collar crime matters. Quick, savvy and practical, he never fails to provide sound advice and strategies.’

Key clients

Tan Chen Chuan

Tay Kim Hock (Former CEO in Keppel FELS Brasil investigation)

Noble Group

How Soo Feng (Former Director of The Gold Label)

Then Feng (Former Counsel at a law firm)

Tjioe Chi Minh (Director of a company supplying raw materials)

Neo Soon Hock (Director of an engineering solutionscompany)

Lin Eng Jue

Tan Kheng Yeow

Liaw Jinle

Work highlights

  • Acting for Tay Kim Hock (Former CEO in Keppel FELS Brasil investigation) in Operation Car Wash– an ongoing criminal investigation being carried out in Brazil involving allegations of corruption between a state-controlled oil company, Petrobras, and construction  firms.
  • Acting for Singapore-listed Noble Group, once Asia’s top commodity trader, which is being investigated for suspected false and misleading statements and breaches of disclosure requirements.
  • Acted for How Soo Feng (Former Director), one of 3 persons arrested for allegedly being involved in a multimillion-dollar gold investment scam.

Singapore > Start-up and venture capital – Local firms Tier 3

Representing investors, start-ups, emerging companies and venture capitals, Withers KhattarWong LLP has experience across the funding lifecycle. The firm has strengths in series A and series B funding, as well as venture debt, M&A and bridge financings. Technology transfers and university spin-outs are also notable areas of activity for the group. Joel Shen , the team head specialises in advising corporate and venture capital clients in cross-border investments, acquisitions, and joint ventures. Daniel Yong is a name to note; he is a specialist in investment funds and cross-border private equity and M&A transactions.

Practice head(s):

Joel Shen

Other key lawyers:

Key clients

Vickers Venture Partners

A consortium of Indonesian conglomerates led by Telkom Indonesia

Honest Financial Technologies International Private Limited

Wallex Technologies Pte Ltd

Ant Group (Alipay)


Kejora Capital

BAce Capital

Patamar Capital

Greenwillow Capital Management

Skycatcher Fund

Teja Ventures

AC Ventures

Altara Ventures

Work highlights

  • Advised Vickers Venture Partners as lead investor in the US$95.1m Series B2 financing of biotech start-up RWDC Industries, alongside Singapore sovereign wealth fund Temasek Holdings, Swiss pension fund CPV/CAP Pensionkasse coop and Optimas Capital Limited’s Global Healthcare Fund.
  • Acted for a consortium of Indonesian conglomerates led by Indonesian state-owned telecommunication operator Telkom Indonesia in its joint venture with Binance to establish and operate a cryptocurrency exchange in Indonesia named BinaLoka.
  • Advised Southeast Asian neobank Honest on its US$40m Series A fundraising led by Insignia Ventures.

Singapore > Corporate and M&A: local firms Tier 4

Withers KhattarWong LLP is integrated with the wider Withersworldwide network, rendering it an ideal for both domestic and cross-border affairs. The team undertakes an array of M&A, buyout, takeover, joint venture, corporate governance and commercial deal mandates and is especially acclaimed for its activities within the private capital field. Practice head Daniel Yong  caters to corporates, private fund managers, sovereign wealth funds and family offices, often acting on multijurisdictional investment mandates in India and China, among other APAC jurisdictions.

Practice head(s):

Daniel Yong

Other key lawyers:

Joel Shen; Erlene Tan


‘Erlene Tan and the team have assisted us in drafting numerous agreements for investments. Erlene is always very clear in understanding our needs and never fails to ensure that the agreements reflect so. Erlene and the team are always very responsive, be it on emails or texts and never fail to turn around the agreements, even when there is limited time. We value and treasure this very much’

‘Erlene Tan is spot on, commercial sensible and a great negotiator in joint ventures.’

‘The leading counsel Daniel Yong, while has deep technical knowledge in law, is pragmatic in his approach and listen to his client’s need. The team as a whole work cohesively and respond to promptly which is critical to M&A transaction.’

‘The leading counsel Daniel Yong, while has deep technical knowledge in law, is pragmatic in his approach and listen to his client’s need. The team as a whole work cohesively and is down to earth. They listen and assess client’s position and provide relevant advice.’

Key clients

Cashel Compliance BidCo Limited / Cashel Compliance TopCo Limited

Altara Ventures

EverSource Capital

Altrui Investment Management

Vickers Ventures Partners


Kejora Capital

Southeast Asian neobank Honest

A consortium of Indonesian conglomerates led by Telkom Indonesia

Ant Group (Alipay)

Wallex Technologies

EDB New Ventures


Levanta Renewables Private Limited

Work highlights

  • Acted for Altara Ventures in closing fundraising rounds in two Southeast Asian technology startups. 
  • Acted as transaction counsel for Altrui in its investment, alongside TPG-backed TE Asia Healthcare Partners, in a joint venture to construct and operate healthcare facilities in Jakarta, Indonesia.
  • Acted as Singapore counsel to EverSource Capital in the CDC Group’s USD 70 million investment into the Green Growth Equity Fund, India’s first dedicated climate change fund.

Singapore > TMT: local firms

Withers KhattarWong LLP has latterly been strengthening its technology offering in Asia, most notably with the recent hire of Jonathan Kok, formerly of RHTLaw Asia LLP; he joins an increasingly recognised team which fields well regarded practitioners such as Jim Lim.

Singapore > Fintech and financial services regulatory: local firms

Withers KhattarWong LLP offers a wide range of services to fintech clients, with a particular focus on venture capital, financings, investment funds, M&A and other corporate transactions. Led by Daniel Yong, the team is able to help clients navigate local and regional regulations affecting the financial services sector.      

Withers KhattarWong LLP is a full service Singapore law practice with an international outreach via its affiliation with Withersworldwide. Many successful individuals and businesses have relied on Withers’ quality advice for their complex legal needs, with clients including:

  • 48% of Forbes Singapore’s 50 Richest list
  • 35% of Forbes Asia’s Riches Families list
  • All local banks and 85% of major foreign banks in Singapore
  • 80% of insurance companies in Singapore
  • Over 30% of Fortune 500 companies with operations in Singapore

About Withersworldwide
Withers is one of the world’s first international law firms dedicated to the business, personal and philanthropic interests of successful people, their businesses, families and advisers. With over 160 partners and more than 850 other staff members in 17 offices across Europe, US, Asia Pacific and the Caribbean, Withers has unparalleled expertise in the key legal issues facing individuals, their businesses and their families. Its clients’ interests span 80 countries and the firm has acted for 63% of the top 100 UK ‘Sunday Times Rich List’, and a significant number of the US ‘Forbes List’ of Richest Americans and the Asian ‘Hurun Rich List’.

Practice areas
Private client and tax: Withers has one of the largest and most comprehensive global private client practices. The firm has been a trusted adviser to many successful individuals and families, providing sophisticated advice and tailored solutions on personal estate and tax planning, probate and trust administration, business succession planning and related legal services to meet clients’ specific needs. Withers KhattarWong LLP is also the exclusive Singapore member of Taxand, the world’s largest independent tax network.

Contact: Fernando Gandioli
Tel: +65 6535 6844
E-mail: fernando.gandioli@witherskhattarwong.com

Dispute resolution: Withers has an established international dispute resolution practice acting in complex multi-jurisdictional disputes and is well known in the art, sport, luxury brands, fashion and luxury assets sectors. With over 30 lawyers and two Senior Counsels, the team in Singapore represents clients in various areas of dispute resolution ranging from commercial litigation, construction, insolvency, employment, insurance, intellectual property, tax and trust, international arbitration, mediation, matrimonial to white-collar crime.

Contact: Shashi Nathan
Tel: +65 6535 6844
E-mail: shashi@witherskhattarwong.com

Corporate: Clients benefit from the corporate team’s depth and diversity of knowledge when advising on issues that arise over the entire life cycle of a company, from incorporation, securing investment, fund raising (equities and debt), real estate acquisition, leasing, structuring executive pay, advising on strategic partnerships to completing mergers and acquisitions. Working with successful people and organisations around the world means that the team understands the unique legal issues surrounding private capital. Whether a public or private company, the team at Withers KhattarWong LLP provides guidance to clients on complex negotiations necessary to achieving their business goals.

Contact: Daniel Yong
Tel: +65 6535 6844
E-mail: daniel.yong@witherskhattarwong.com

Banking and project finance Kenneth Szetokennethszeto@witherskhattarwong.com
Corporate and civil litigation Deborah Barker SCdeborahbarker@witherskhattarwong.com
International arbitration Shaun Leongshaun.leong@witherskhattarwong.com
Corporate tax Eric Rooseeric.roose@witherskhattarwong.com
Corporate tax Leon Kwong Wingleonkwongwing@witherskhattarwong.com
Construction and engineering Spring Tantanspring@witherskhattarwong.com
Investment funds Daniel Yongdaniel.yong@witherskhattarwong.com
Corporate and commercial Winston Seowwinstonseow@witherskhattarwong.com
Corporate and commercial Leong Chuo Mingleongchuoming@witherskhattarwong.com
Corporate Joel Shenjoel.shen@witherskhattarwong.com
Criminal law/white-collar crime/fraud Shashi Nathanshashi@witherskhattarwong.com
Criminal law/white-collar crime/fraud Tania Chintaniachin@witherskhattarwong.com
Employment Deborah Barker SCdeborahbarker@witherskhattarwong.com
Employment Amarjit Kauramarjitkaur@witherskhattarwong.com
Immigration Leon Kwong Wingleonkwongwing@witherskhattarwong.com
Insolvency and restructuring Justin Yipjustinyip@witherskhattarwong.com
Insurance and professional indemnity Sharon Linsharonlin@witherskhattarwong.com
IP, technology, media and entertainment Jim Limjimlim@witherskhattarwong.com
IP, technology, media and entertainment Gretchen Sugretchensu@witherskhattarwong.com
International arbitration Deborah Barker SCdeborahbarker@witherskhattarwong.com
Mediation and adjudication Deborah Barker SCdeborahbarker@witherskhattarwong.com
Probate and administration Leon Kwong Wingleonkwongwing@witherskhattarwong.com
Probate and administration Fernando Gandiolifernando.gandioli@witherskhattarwong.com
Probate and administration Stacy Choongstacy.choong@witherskhattarwong.com
Private client and wealth planning Fernando Gandiolifernando.gandioli@witherskhattarwong.com
Private client and wealth planning Stacy Choongstacy.choong@witherskhattarwong.com
Real estate Kenneth Szetokennethszeto@witherskhattarwong.com
Divorce and family Ivan Cheongivan.cheong@witherskhattarwong.com
Deborah Barker SC photo Deborah Barker SCManaging Partner, Litgation and Arbitration
Guan Feng Chen photo Guan Feng ChenGuan Feng has more than 25 years of experience in successfully executing…
Ivan Cheong photo Ivan CheongPartner, Divorce and family
Tania Chin photo Tania ChinPartner, Criminal Litigation
Stacy Choong photo Stacy ChoongPartner, Private Client and Tax
Leong Chuo Ming photo Leong Chuo MingPartner, Corporate
Fernando Gandioli photo Fernando GandioliPartner, Private Client and Tax
Amarjit Kaur photo Amarjit KaurPartner, Litigation and Arbitration
Jonathan Kok photo Jonathan KokPartner, Intellectual Property and Technology
Mahesh Kumar photo Mahesh KumarPartner, Private Client and Tax
Leon Kwong Wing photo Leon Kwong WingPartner, Private Client and Tax
Shaun Leong photo Shaun LeongPartner, Litigation and arbitration
Alvin Lim photo Alvin LimAn intellectual property specialist since 2007, Alvin was recognized as a leading…
Jim Lim photo Jim LimPartner, Inellectual Property and Technology
Sharon Lin photo Sharon LinPartner, Litigation and Arbitration
Eric N. Roose photo Eric N. RoosePartner, Private Client and Tax
Shashi Nathan photo Shashi NathanPartner, Criminal Litigation
Ushan Premaratne photo Ushan PremaratnePartner, Litigation and Arbitration
Winston Seow photo Winston SeowPartner, Corporate
Joel Shen photo Joel ShenPartner
Gretchen Su photo Gretchen SuPartner, Intellectual Property and Technology
Kenneth Szeto photo Kenneth SzetoPartner, Banking, Finance & Property
Erlene Tan photo Erlene TanPartner, Corporate
Spring Tan photo Spring TanPartner, Litigation and Arbitration
Chua Yee Hoong photo Chua Yee HoongPrivate Client and Tax
Justin Yip photo Justin YipPartner,Restructuring and Insolvency
Daniel Yong photo Daniel YongPartner, Corporate
Number of Partners (Firmwide) : 160+
Number of Lawyers (Firmwide) : 450+
Bahasa Melayu
Bahasa Indonesia
Website : www.withersworldwide.com
Tel : +65 6535 6844
Fax : +65 6534 4892
Email : enquiries.sg@withersworldwide.com
Chairman : Justine Markovitz
Chief Executive Officer : Margaret Robertson
Managing Partner (Singapore) : Deborah Barker, Senior Counsel