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Paul Wong is a partner in Rodyk & Davidson LLP's Litigation & Arbitration Practice Group.
Paul was admitted to the Bar of Singapore in 1992 and to the Bar of Malaysia in 1998.
Paul's practice includes construction, banking and insolvency, and general commercial litigation. He has acted as counsel in numerous construction disputes, both in arbitration and litigation, with a specific emphasis on engineering related issues. Notably, he was one of the counsel acting for the main contractor of Circle Line Contract C824, the main potential defendant in the inquiry into the collapse of Singapore's Nicoll Highway on 20 April 2004. His clients include developers, quantity surveyors, architects, contractors and sub-contractors. Apart from dispute resolution, Paul advises his clients in the drafting of construction related transactions, including numerous forms of construction contracts. He has acted for main contractors in major infrastructure projects in Singapore both in an advisory role and also as counsel. Construction related cases Paul has worked on include the MRT Circle Line contracts, the Deep Tunnel Sewerage System contracts, the Marina Barrage contracts and Marina South District Cooling Plant contracts. Paul has also acted as Singapore law counsel for PPP projects in Singapore including the SMU Hostels project, the MOE Schools project, the NUS University Town project , Changi NEWater project and the Sports Hub project.
Paul's banking and insolvency experience includes recovery work with specific emphasis on facilities secured by land and guarantees, advising liquidators and receivers, and bankruptcy and liquidation cases. Paul has acted in shareholder disputes, insurance claims (general including all risks policies and professional indemnity), employee-employer disputes (including wrongful dismissal cases), employee fraud cases, international contract claims and sale of goods claims.
Paul is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and the Singapore Institute of Arbitrators and a Member of the Malaysian of the Malaysian Institute of Arbitrators.
Paul is named in Who's Who Legal: Singapore 2008 for his construction practice.