Philip is a dual qualified Singapore and Malaysian lawyer with 28 years of experience. He is also part of the international legal networks of ASEAN Plus, Terralex and First Law International.
Philip regularly acts for and advises local and international clients on their businesses and business transactions. He has conducted risk and contract assessment for clients and draft operational contracts for their businesses, with particular expertise in Shipping, Insurance and International Trade and Oil & Gas. In addition he has written practitioners’ texts for contracts and contract drafting such as Malaysian Forms and Precedents on Shipping, Insurance Claims.
Apart from this, he is an accredited Arbitrator with the Asian International Arbitration Centre (AIAC, formerly KLRCA) , Brunei Centre of Arbitration, Stockholm Chamber of Commerce and Fellow with AIADR and has conducted arbitrations in Malaysia, Singapore and internationally as Arbitrator and Counsel.
He also acts for direct clients as well as Counsel for law firms at the trial and appellate courts, and conducts lectures in the industry as well as in academic institutions within and outside Malaysia.