Rajah & Tann has grown to be the largest full service law firm in Singapore and Southeast Asia, with over 480 fee earners and regional offices in China, Lao PDR, Vietnam, Thailand and Myanmar as well as associate and affiliate offices in Malaysia, Cambodia, Indonesia and the Middle East. The firm is proud to remain independent and has particular strengths in a number of fields, including shipping, litigation and arbitration (in which they are rated among the top 30 firms in the world).
Rajah & Tann have worked on many of the biggest and highest profile cases in the region. As a result, its lawyers have developed a near-instinctive understanding of the issues, opportunities and challenges facing those doing business there.
Lionel has an active practice in insolvency work, banking litigation as well as a healthy corporate and commercial litigation practice, spanning a varied spectrum of matters ranging from advising on major restructuring deals, covering debt work-outs, schemes of arrangement, judicial management and liquidation. Lionel also regularly advises companies and shareholders in oppression actions, undertaking forensic investigations covering corporate governance issues, investigating breaches of fiduciary and directors’ duties, initiating cross-border tracing actions as well as facilitating the recovery of assets in tandem with the leading international accounting firms.