Case Update: The Interim Judicial Manager to Protect Assets in Jeopardy

Lee Shih and Huey Lynn write about the Singapore decision on the appointment of interim judicial managers.

The Singapore High Court in Re KS Energy Ltd and another matter [2020] SGHC 198 granted an order for the appointment of interim judicial managers (IJM) over two companies upon the application by a creditor.

This decision is useful in setting out the principles for the appointment of interim judicial managers. This decision is also persuasive for Malaysian law as Malaysia’s judicial management provisions are modelled after Singapore. Continue reading

The Rise of the Specialist Litigation Firms

This article traces the trend of specialist boutique disputes firms. This will cover some examples from the UK, Singapore and Malaysia. This article sets out some trends and how boutique disputes firms are also establishing their foothold in the market.

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Asia Law Portal’s 30 People to Watch in the Business of Law in Asia 2020

We are delighted that Lee Shih has been listed in Asia Law Portal’s 30 people to watch in the business of law in Asia 2020. This follows his establishment of his new disputes boutique practice Lim Chee Wee Partnership and The Malaysian Lawyer gets a mention as well.

We also congratulate the other individuals who made this year’s list.

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