Adrian is a litigation and dispute resolution practitioner. He regularly appears as counsel on a wide range of contentious matters before all courts, as well as arbitral tribunals, in Singapore.
Adrian’s international trade and commodities practice involves providing assistance to commodity trading houses, oil majors and mining companies in both transactional matters and disputes relating to the sale, transportation and financing of commodities.
In shipping and maritime, Adrian has handled matters (including appearing as counsel in court and arbitration proceedings) ranging from casualties (such as collisions, groundings and fires) to charterparty and cargo disputes. His clients are shipowners, P&I Clubs and hull underwriters, shipyards and bunker suppliers.
In the employment law space, Adrian regularly advises both employers and employees on contentious and non-contentious employment issues, including setting up office in Singapore, salary disputes, work-related injury claims, advice on retrenchment/redundancy exercises, and termination or recruitment of employees subject to restraint of trade/non-compete clauses.
Adrian also advises and represents clients in a wide range of general and commercial disputes, such as corporate and individual insolvency, contractual and tortious claims, as well as both contentious and non-contentious matters in relation to real property and general insurance.