Conveyance & Development PracticeIn commercial, industrial and residential conveyance work, SLP acted for corporate and retail clients as well as banks. On the property and development front, developers engaged SLP’s services in development projects, including mixed commercial cum residential developments. Related to development work, SLP has been retained in various construction claims where SLP acted for owners, main-contractors or sub-contractors in commercial or construction disputes
Tax & Advisory Services
Litigation PracticeOn the commercial and litigation front, SLP had been engaged in claims in the State Courts, High Courts, and the Court of Appeal, involving commercial or corporate disputes, breaches of directors' duties, shareholders’ disputes involving minority oppression, cross-border claims involving breach of joint-venture agreements and other claims.
Estates PracticeIn non-contentious estates proceedings, SLP had been retained by local clients as well as law firms from Australia, Brunei, Fiji, Japan, Malaysia, the United Kingdom, the Public Trust of New Zealand, in non-contentious proceedings involving applications for probate, letters of administration or re-sealing of foreign grants in circumstances where the deceased’s assets are registered in Singapore.
SLP’s engagement in contentious estate proceedings has involved proceedings in the High Court to recover from executors, assets which had not been transferred to beneficiaries, seeking accounts from executors, seeking remedies for breach of duties against executors etc.
Family PracticeOur family practice, has acted in divorces and disputes over ancillary issues, both contested and uncontested.
Contested proceedings have involved disputes over custody, care and control, terms of access, disputes over maintenance or over assets.