Civil & Commercial Litigation Lawyers

Leading Litigation Law Firm with Fixed Fees

PKWA Law is an established full-service law firm and is consistently ranked by The Straits Times as one of Singapore’s Best Law Firms.

We have extensive expertise in all areas of civil and commercial litigation, dedicated to achieving the best outcomes for our clients. Whether you’re an individual or a company facing a lawsuit or considering legal action against another party, our experienced team is ready to provide you with comprehensive advice and representation.

Our fees are fixed, clear and transparent, providing you with clear and predictable legal costs from the outset.

Our Areas of Expertise

Our litigation lawyers are experienced in handling a wide range of matters, including:

  • Wills, Probate and Estate Disputes
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  • Bankruptcy Matters
  • Contract Claims
  • Building & Construction
  • Corporate Litigation
  • Corporate and Commercial Disputes
  • Debt Recovery / Collection
  • Employer and Employee Disputes
  • Corporate and Personal Insolvency
  • Intellectual Property-Related Transactions
  • Sale of Goods / Commercial Transactions
  • Landlord and Tenant
  • Property Disputes

Highlights of Our Commercial, Civil & Arbitration Cases

  • Complex Corporate Litigation: Represented clients in the Singapore High Court in one of the largest corporate bond defaults in emerging markets history. The US$300 million claim involved legal experts from the US and Indonesia, with hearings in three different countries, including the Supreme Court of New York, the Supreme Court of Indonesia, and the Singapore High Court.
  • Global Corporate Advisory: Advised the leading global operator of water services on employment matters and general corporate advice for its Asia Pacific office.
  • Property Disputes: Acted for a government statutory board to resolve property disputes and secure possession from errant tenants.
  • Multi-Claim Defence: Successfully defended all eight defendants in a US$27 million multi-cause of action claim for breach of contract, breach of agency, and conspiracy to defraud. The case was upheld by the Court of Appeal.
  • Employment Litigation: Represented one of Singapore’s largest property agency companies in claims against former employees and agents for staff poaching and breach of contract.
  • Defamation Defence: Defended former students in a defamation suit brought by a well-known options trading trainer.
  • Construction Disputes: Acted for a US-listed MNC in litigation over the construction of a wafer fab plant in Singapore.
  • Debt Recovery: Represented DBS Bank in the recovery of credit card and housing loans.
  • Bankruptcy Protection: Successfully sought bankruptcy protection under the Bankruptcy Act for two directors of a Singapore-listed company, allowing them to restructure personal liabilities of about $51 million from corporate guarantees.
  • Hotel Dispute: Advised a major international hotel chain in their dispute with a Singapore landlord.
  • Electronic Discovery Litigation: Acted in the Singapore High Court for an international construction and engineering company in one of the first cases in Singapore involving electronic discovery of documents stored on servers.

Why Choose PKWA Law?

  • Fixed and Affordable Fees: We offer fixed and reasonable fees for our legal services, ensuring you can budget confidently without worrying about hidden costs or unexpected legal bills.
  • Recognised Excellence: Consistently named as leading Singapore lawyers by reputable publications and legal directories.
  • Experienced Team: With more than 100 employees and 30 years of history, we have the expertise and resources to handle complex legal matters effectively.
  • Trusted by Major Institutions: Our clients include all major banks such as DBS, UOB, OCBC, and Maybank.

Contact Us

If you need expert legal advice or representation in litigation matters, contact PKWA Law today. Let us help you navigate your legal challenges with confidence and clarity.

StraitsTimes Best Law Firms 2024
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4.9
Based on 2117 reviews
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