Civil & Commercial Disputes

If you are facing either a civil or commercial dispute or want to bring one to court, we will prepare a rock-solid case to give you an excellent chance of getting the resolution you require.

Nothing is left to chance, and we conduct the most thorough investigations into the situation and put the case or defence together in the best possible way to achieve a speedy and effective outcome.

We have strong experience in commercial disputes across many industries and sectors including:

  • Financial Services Litigation
  • Litigation arising from arbitration proceedings
  • Insolvency related disputes
  • Joint venture / shareholder disputes 
  • Insurance litigation
  • Technology disputes

In these matters we are regularly instructed by or act as co-counsel with local and international law firms.

“Shobna is an amazing lawyer who is liked by her clients for her dedication to their matters, her attention to detail and her relentless efforts to achieve the best outcomes for them. She is commercially sensible and is able to assist her clients navigate the complexities of commercial and emotional motivations.

In addition, she is an inspiration to several women in the profession where balancing the demands of a thriving practice and raising a family often finds itself at odds. Shobna is a rare combination of a kind-hearted, hardworking and sensible person who pursues excellence in her work and family life with equal passion. It is for these reasons that clients and peers gravitate to her.” Co-cousel from Singapore Law Firm

We have also appeared before the Singapore International Commercial Courts in cross border international commercial disputes.

Representative cases in the Singapore Courts include: 

  • Singapore Airlines Ltd v CSDS Aircraft Sales & Leasing Inc, [2022] SGHC(I) 15
  • Acting for the estate of a high net worth individual against beneficiaries in relation to USD20M assets 
  • Independent State of Papua New Guinea v PNG Sustainable Development Program Ltd, [2019] SGHC 68 
  • Lim Weipin and another v Lim Boh Chuan and others, [2010] SGHC 99
  • Goh Eng Wah v Daikin Industries Ltd and Others, [2008] SGHC 190