Jia Yu Ling

Legal Associate, *Withers KhattarWong is a Formal Law Alliance between Withers LLP and KhattarWong LLP. Jia Yu Ling is from KhattarWong LLP.* | Singapore

*Withers KhattarWong is a Formal Law Alliance between Withers LLP and KhattarWong LLP. Jia Yu Ling is from KhattarWong LLP.

Jia Yu is a legal associate in the litigation and arbitration team.

Since joining the firm as a trainee, Jia Yu has acted for clients from diverse cultures in international arbitrations concerning a multitude of industries and markets. These clients include heavy machinery dealerships, reinsurance brokers, and various players in the construction and engineering field. Jia Yu has done work for clients at every stage of the arbitration process, from the issuance of the Notice of Arbitration and applications for interim relief to submissions on costs after a successful arbitration.

Jia Yu also acts for clients in proceedings before the Singapore Courts. Jia Yu has represented clients in proceedings before the Singapore High Court in support of arbitration, in actions for minority shareholder oppression under the Companies Act, and in applications relating to probate and administration and the Mental Capacity Act.

Track record

Admissions

Successfully defending a claim concerning heavy machinery dealerships for USD39 million in an international arbitration seated in Singapore under the SIAC Rules.

Successfully acted for a shareholder in an action for oppression of the minority, involving a family-owned and managed development company with net assets of approximately S$60m. After a week of trial in the High Court, the action was settled favourably for our client, whose shares and entitlement under the settlement agreement have been valued at an amount in excess of S$6m.

Acting for reinsurance brokers in a USD3.9 million claim in an international arbitration seated in Singapore under the SIAC Rules

Advocate and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Singapore, 2017

Education


Languages


  • English

Dates


Joined

2017

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