Teh Kee Wee Lawrence
Partner
25 years of practice as an Advocate and Solicitor in the Supreme Court of the Republic of Singapore and as counsel in international maritime arbitration.

Lawrence actively advises clients and acts as counsel in all areas of commercial law and appears regularly as lead counsel in the Singapore courts, in arbitration, mediation and other forms of dispute resolution. He is a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb), a fellow of the Singapore Institute of Arbitrators (SIArb) and is appointed regularly as an arbitrator in international disputes under rules and auspices of international arbitration institutions like the ICC, SIAC, HKIAC, SCMA, KCAB, AIAC, and SHIAC.

He is member of the Management Board of the International Bar Association (IBA), the Administrator of the Comité Maritime International (CMI) and a Master of the Bench (Overseas) of the Honourable Society of the Inner Temple. 

He is named in numerous legal guides and directories including the The Legal 500 Asia Pacific, International Who’s Who for Commercial Litigation, International Who's Who of Shipping & Maritime and Asialaw Leading Lawyers for Shipping, Maritime & Aviation and in the Guide to the World's Leading Aviation Lawyers. He has particular experience in handling disputes in international trade and commodities, maritime and aviation, banking and financial services, onshore and offshore construction, mergers acquisitions and joint ventures and insurance.
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CONTACT
Tel:  +65 6885 3693

E-mail address:  lawrence.teh@dentons.com

Nationality:  Singapore citizen

Country of Residence:  Singapore

Language(s):  English (spoken & written), Mandarin (spoken)
MAIN PRACTICE AREAS
  • COMMODITIES COAL
  • COMMODITIES GRAIN
  • OIL & GAS
  • SHIP BUILD & REPAIR
  • SHIP SALE & PURCHASE
  • PROFESSIONAL APPOINTMENTS
    2013 - Present, Administrator and current member of the Executive Committee, Comité Maritime International

    Chairman, Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee, The Law Society of Singapore

    Chairman, Promotion Committee, Singapore Chamber of Maritime Arbitration

    Member, Management Board, International Bar Association
    ADMISSIONS
  • SINGAPORE
  • ENGLAND AND WALES
  • EDUCATION
    1991, LL.B (Hons), Queen Mary College, University of London
    DIRECTORY LISTINGS
    2017 - 2019, Who’s Who Legal: Recognised as a Leading Arbitrator

    2018, Benchmark Litigation Asia-Pacific: Dispute Resolution Star in Aviation, Commercial and Transactions, International Arbitration and Shipping

    2013 - 2018, The Legal 500 Asia Pacific: Leading Individual for International Arbitration