It is our pleasure to announce that Mr Nawaz Kamil and Mr Jiaxiang Zhuo will be appointed as Directors of the firm. Their appointments reflects the firm’s continued growth and commitment to providing clients with their choice of counsel.
Nawaz will head the firm’s Restructuring and Insolvency Practice, having built a strong network with both clients and fellow professionals during his time at the firm. Nawaz is also a seasoned litigator having lead a number of High Court trials successfully. This appointment recognizes Nawaz’s efforts in the firm being shortlisted for Restructuring and Insolvency Firm of the Year at the Southeast Asia Asian Legal Business Awards 2018 and being recognized as a reputable Restructuring and Insolvency Practice by IFLR in 2018 and 2019.
Jiaxiang focuses on the firm’s Commercial and Construction Disputes Practice. He has extensive experience acting for clients in resolving high value engineering and technical matters both in the Singapore High Court and in arbitration proceedings under various institutional rules (ICC, SIAC, CIETAC). The firm’s disputes practice has been recognized in the Legal 500 (Asia Pacific) as a recommended practice, and by the Southeast Asia Asian Legal Business Awards 2018 which named it Rising Law Firm of the Year (2018).