Chambers Asia-Pacific 2015 has ranked Drew & Napier as standalone in Litigation and in the top tier in Intellectual Property, Restructuring & Insolvency, Competition & Antitrust and Telecommunications, Media & Technology (TMT).
For the 5th year running, our CEO Davinder Singh SC, remains the only litigator in the country to be ranked a “Star Individual”, a category above Band 1.
Drew's litigation practice is standalone in Band 1. This is the 9th consecutive year that Drew’s litigation practice has been ranked Band 1. Jimmy Yim SC, Cavinder Bull SC and Hri Kumar SC have been recognised as top litigators and/or arbitration practitioners.
The Intellectual Property and the Restructuring and Insolvency practices have been ranked Band 1 for the 8th consecutive year. Top lawyers include Dedar Singh Gill, Morris John, Tony Yeo, Sushil Nair, Julian Kwek and Blossom Hing. Drew received the highest number of lawyer recommendations in IP Litigation (Singapore).
Continuing its stellar performance, Drew’s TMT practice is ranked in Band 1 for the 8th consecutive year. The practice is headed by Band 1-ranked Lim Chong Kin.
For the 2nd consecutive year, Drew’s Competition & Antitrust practice and our Head of practice Lim Chong Kin remain in Band 1. The practice is recognised for its outstanding track record in competition law matters and expertise on both advisory and litigation aspects. Cavinder Bull SC, and Scott Clements are also recommended.
The firm’s Tax practice received accolades for the 6th consecutive year, with Head of practice, Ong Ken Loon recommended as a leading lawyer.
Our Corporate and Finance lawyers feature prominently in the rankings. Corporate/M&A heads Gary Pryke and Ralph Lim, Capital Markets head Sin Boon Ann and director Benedict Teo, Banking & Finance head Valerie Kwok, deputy head Sandy Foo and director Wang Shue Wen, and Investment Funds head Petrus Huang are well-positioned and have garnered praise from their clients.
Construction & Engineering head, Lee Chau Ee is also recognised as a leading lawyer in the newly-researched area of Construction.
Chambers Asia-Pacific is one of the world’s largest circulating and most reputable legal ranking publications. Its team of researchers conduct thousands of interviews with clients and lawyers worldwide and analyse editorial submissions to rank the world’s best lawyers and practices.