RHTLaw Taylor Wessing is proud to announce the addition of renowned academic and international arbitrator, Professor M. Sornarajah, as a Senior Consultant of the firm with effect from 20 November 2012.
Professor Sornarajah is a CJ Koh Professor at the Faculty of Law of the National University of Singapore, a Fellow of the Australian Centre for International Commercial Arbitration (ACICA), and a regional panel member of the Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC), among his other notable appointments.
Professor Sornarajah is highly regarded in the area of international arbitration and he brings to the firm his unique expertise in international law. He has appeared in several leading investment arbitrations, either as arbitrator or as counsel, and has published extensively in the areas of public international law and international investment law.
Mr Subhas Anandan, Senior Partner of RHTLaw Taylor Wessing, comments:
“At present, we have Senior Consultant, Mr LP Thean, a former Court of Appeal judge, who does International Arbitration work. The addition of Professor Sornarajah augments RHTLaw Taylor Wessing's strength and depth in this area, and enhances the capabilities of our Litigation and Dispute Resolution Practice.”
RHTLaw Taylor Wessing will be taking part in the Taylor Wessing International Partner Conference held in Monaco from 15th to 16th November 2012. The International Partner Conference is an annual event that allows Partners from the various Taylor Wessing offices to meet and build a strong working relationship with their counterparts, taking advantage of the opportunities as an international firm and fulfilling the Firm’s potential. There will also be various international practice areas and industry group meetings taking place on the sidelines of the conference.
RHTLaw Taylor Wessing LLP is an official Finalist for the upcoming 10th Annual HRM Awards 2013 in the categories of “Fair Employment Practices” and “Grass Roots Asia Pacific Award for Best Reward & Recognition Strategies”.
HRM Awards is widely considered throughout the industry as the pre-eminent awards for HR and the nomination follows extensive research to identify top employers, HR professionals and HR practices.
RHTLaw Taylor Wessing’s Partners Azman Jaafar, Jonathan Kok and Lin Song will participate in the Rountable Discussions at the SME CEO Forum 2012 on 2 November 2012. The discussion will focus on cross-sector collaboration for growth in the emerging markets in Asia.
The SME CEO Forum 2012 is an initiative by SPRING Singapore to provide a platform for top management representatives from SMEs to network and explore opportunities for cross-sector partnerships. This annual event aims to facilitate the sharing of key industry insights and strategic ideas to enable enterprises to develop business competencies to achieve a quantum leap in growth.