Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA)

The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) was established on 2 February 1996, with the mission to develop Singapore as a premier global hub port and international maritime centre (IMC), and to advance and safeguard Singapore’s strategic maritime interests. MPA is the driving force behind Singapore’s port and maritime development, taking on the roles of Port Authority, Port Regulator, Port Planner, IMC Champion, and National Maritime Representative. MPA partners the industry and other agencies to enhance safety, security and environmental protection in our port waters, facilitate port operations and growth, expand the cluster of maritime ancillary services, and promote maritime R&D and manpower development.

36 Stone

Stone Chambers joined the 36 Group in 2018, to form 36 Stone Chambers. The team have a leading practice in shipping and international trade. We are recommended as a leading shipping set in The Legal 500, Chambers and Partners UK Bar and Chambers & Partners Global Guide. Chambers & Partners UK Bar recognised that the team is a “genuine specialist shipping set” that provides “excellent value to its clients.” Our barristers have expertise and experience in all aspects of shipping law, both ‘wet’ and ‘dry’.

36 Stone Chambers is formed of barristers with industry-recognised expertise and market knowledge; delivering advocacy, advisory and arbitration services for shipping and commercial clients from all over the world in a wide variety of shipping (wet and dry) and international trade matters, both contentious and non-contentious.  Many of these members are acknowledged by the legal directories as leaders in their fields.

The membership of 36 Stone Chambers is characterised by its breadth of experience and by the endorsement of its work in the legal directories.  The reputation of 36 Stone Chambers in the shipping market in this country and abroad is extremely high, as is shown both the quality and number of their instructions as counsel and appointment as arbitrators and by the frequency with which they are invited to speak at conferences in London and abroad.

36 Stone Chambers aims to be of service whether the demands of a particular piece of work call for the instruction of leading counsel with vast experience in the field or an up and coming junior practitioner with an affinity and interest in this field of work.

Eugene Thuraisingam LLP

Eugene Thuraisingam LLP is a boutique dispute resolution practice. We are the choice firm for any client who seeks an experienced and committed conflict-free team of lawyers to have conduct of complex disputes. Our lawyers go straight to the heart of the issues and position our clients’ cases with a view to favourable and cost-effective resolution.

From pre-arbitration negotiations to post-award proceedings, we have the expertise and skills to secure the best results for you.

Our arbitration practice is complemented by our litigation practice, both commercial and criminal. As commercial lawyers who also practise criminal defence, we bring uniquely broad-based skill sets to the table, particularly in trial advocacy.