28 October 2019 - Article
Assisting European system integrator company in settling a multimillion dollar dispute with Asian general contractor arising out of supplies of goods and services to a new LNG terminal in Asia.
Assisting Asian lubricating oils company in settling a multimillion dollar dispute with a Taiwan sub-distributor pursuant to the termination of an exclusive distribution agreement subject to SIAC arbitration in Singapore.
Assisting European defence and technology company in commercial contracts and regulatory matters in Singapore, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Indonesia and Vietnam.
Assisting European media and events company in defending a dispute with a former Asian partner arising from several agreements subject to SIAC arbitration in Singapore.
Assisting European fashion company in trademarks infringements against Chinese companies before the court of Beijing and in the appeal before the Shanghai IP court.
Assisting Asian yacht dealer in defending a dispute with a luxury yacht owner arising from an accident at sea subject to SIAC arbitration in Singapore.
Assisting European defence and technology company in corporate restructuring and tax matters in Singapore and Indonesia.
Assisting Asian commodities traders and shipowners on English law requirements as well as ships’ sale and purchase.
Assisting Asian renewables company in a multimillion dollar dispute arising from investments subject to SIAC arbitration in Singapore.
Assisting Asian commodities traders in in a multimillion dollar dispute arising from early termination of time charterparty subject to ad hoc arbitration in London.
Assisting Asian shipowner arm of an Australian listed company on the majority of their English law requirements, including work prior to the listing application.
Assisting Asian shipowner on matters arising out of early termination of several time charterparties, multimillion dollar debt restructuring agreement and court protection scheme in Singapore.
Assisting Asian shipowner in a multimillion dollar dispute arising from cancellation of alleged defective ships being built by a listed Chinese yard subject to HKIAC arbitration which culminated in a 2 week final hearing in Hong Kong with enforcement of awards in China.
Assisting Asian commodities trading company in obtaining a multimillion dollar award against a Chinese customer arising from unpaid cargo of iron ore under SIOTA subject to SIAC arbitration in Singapore.
Assisting Asian commodities trading company in obtaining a multimillion dollar award against a Chinese customer in respect of unpaid cargo of coal subject to LMAA arbitration.
Assisting a European defence and technology company in implementing corporate restructuring and intra group transfer of business in Singapore.
Assisting European energy company in settling a multimillion dollar dispute with oil traders arising out of a joint venture in Iraq for the import-export of oil products subject to English Court jurisdiction.
Assisting European energy company in settling a multimillion dollar dispute with oil traders arising out of a joint venture in Italy for the supplies of gasoil subject to LMAA arbitration as well as English Court jurisdiction.
Assisting a broad range of shipowners and commodities trading companies in commercial contracts and dispute resolution.
Assisting a broad range of luxury yachting clients worldwide in commercial contracts and dispute resolution.
Assisting a broad range of luxury brands in in commercial contracts and dispute resolution.
England and Wales, 2008
Registered Foreign Lawyer in Singapore, 2010
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Several legal briefs for Italian Government led business delegations to ASEAN
The Law Society, England and Wales
Albo degli avvocati, Italy
Seminars on international commercial law and investments in Asia Pacific – Italy, 2019
Seminars on cyber security – Italy, 2018
Seminars on investments and real estate acquisitions in Europe and Asia Pacific
Seminars on restructuring long term time charterparties and novations - Singapore, 2014
Seminars on piracy, marine insurance and shipping aspects, Monaco - 2008 and 2010