Arbitration, Mediation and Alternative Dispute Resolution
The firm has a premier arbitration practice. It is renowned for work in arbitration, mediation and other forms of alternative dispute resolution including disputes involving building, construction and engineering projects, cross border joint venture contracts and international commercial arbitration.
The firm has partners who are accredited members of international arbitral tribunals, the Singapore International Arbitration Centre, the Singapore Institute of Arbitrators and the Singapore Mediation Centre.
Our Mr Giam Chin Toon S.C. sits on the Board of Directors of the Singapore Mediation Centre. He is also on the panel of accredited arbitrators of the Singapore International Arbitration Centre, a Member of the Hawaii Panel of the Center for International Commercial Dispute Resolution and a Member of the Korean Commercial Arbitration Board. He was also Chairman of the Sub-Committee on the Review of Arbitration Laws in Singapore.
In addition to the above, Expert Guides has identified our Mr Giam Chin Toon S.C. as the Expert in Commercial Arbitration in Singapore.
Who's Who Legal has in an article Editorial: Construction in Singapore dated October 2007 commented that "Giam Chin Toon SC at Wee Swee Teow LLP is another highly rated individual. He was described as a "real force to be reckoned with" by one interviewee. Particularly well known for his disputes work, especially in arbitrations, he acted for a British contractor in one of the largest building contract arbitrations in Asia at the time, and has also acted for numerous Singapore and international clients in arbitration proceedings involving building, infrastructure and engineering projects in Singapore and the Asia-Pacific region."
The firm is well equipped and experienced in handling arbitration matters.