Senior Consultant

DID      : +65 6318 9788

Email   : pbala@rwwnet.com.sg

P BALACHANDRAN

About P Balachandran

 

He began professional practice as a litigator in 1978 mainly in company, banking, contract, construction and engineering disputes. He broadened his experience by working for an English magic circle firm in London and Hong Kong.

 

 

 

His main areas of work are litigation & arbitration, giving advice and drafting agreements for cross-border transactions, construction & engineering projects, infocomm technology transactions, commercial transactions and advising foreign companies operating in the ASEAN region.

 

His arbitration experience is both as counsel and arbitrator. As Counsel, he has represented foreign companies in arbitrations involving construction and engineering projects, mining and commercial matters in Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, India, Thailand and Taiwan.

 

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Laws (Honours), National University of Singapore

  • Admitted as an Advocate & Solicitor, Supreme Court of Singapore

  • Program of Instruction For Lawyers, Harvard Law School

  • Master of Laws, National University of Singapore

  • Fellow, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, United Kingdom

Languages & Dialects

  • English

  • Tamil

Appointments / Memberships

  • Arbitrator – Law Society of Singapore Arbitration Scheme

  • Adjudicator – FIDREC (Financial Industry Disputes Resolution Centre)

  • Hon. legal advisor - Singapore Infocomm Technology Federation (www.sgtech.org.sg)

  • Member, Singapore Academy of Law