Alston is a Counsel with the firm and specialises in all aspects of restructuring and insolvency, both contentious and non-contentious. He regularly acts and advises on a diverse range of cross-border restructurings alongside various notable international law firms and insolvency practitioners and is adept at the management of corporate distressed situations and turnarounds.
Alston has been involved in some of the most significant and challenging restructuring and insolvency projects in Singapore in the last 5 years, including his involvement in the restructuring of the Agritrade group and the liquidation of the high-profile Hin Leong group. His experience also includes acting for the liquidators of a BVI company with a debt of over US$143 million in various debt recovery actions in Singapore and advising a Chinese bank with a debt of over S$119 million in a high profile cross-border liquidation of a Singapore mainboard-listed company.
Prior to joining the firm, Alston graduated with an LLB (Hons) from Singapore Management University and has been with the firm’s Restructuring and Insolvency Practice Group since.
Alston is fluent in English, Mandarin and Hokkien.