Edward is a partner of Allen & Gledhill. His main areas of practice are corporate restructuring and insolvency, commercial and banking litigation and property disputes. He has been lead counsel in several high-profile cases, in particular, restructuring matters (both cross-border and domestic) and commercial disputes.
In insolvency, he has advised statutory boards, government-linked companies, major banks, corporates and financial institutions on schemes of arrangements and compromise, judicial management, liquidation and clawbacks.
In litigation, he has represented major banks and blue chip companies in private banking, construction, property and commercial disputes, as well as fraud investigations.
Edward has also written extensively and is a co-author of Halsbury’s Laws of Singapore on Insolvency. He is a Fellow of the Insolvency Practitioners Association of Singapore (IPAS). Edward has been recommended for his expertise in several legal publications, Chambers Asia-Pacific, The Legal 500 Asia Pacific and Benchmark Asia-Pacific. He is also listed as an expert for Restructuring and Insolvency in Who’s Who Legal. Recent accolades from Chambers Asia-Pacific note that he ‘has very good commercial awareness and client-liaison skills; his management of the relationship is exceptional’ and is ‘a good, sound practitioner’.