Senior Counsel, heads the Litigation & Dispute Resolution Group.
His main areas of practice involve litigation and arbitration across a wide range of matters including commercial and corporate disputes, cross-border trade and insolvency, and construction.
In addition to an active court practice, Andre acts as counsel in arbitrations under the Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC), International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), and UNCITRAL rules, as well as in ad hoc arbitrations. He is on the Panel of Arbitrators of the SIAC, the Asian International Arbitration Centre (AIAC) and the Russian Arbitration Center at the Russian Institute of Modern Arbitration (RAC at RIMA) and is also one of the referees under the Industrial Relations Act of Singapore.
Andre was appointed Senior Counsel in January 2010. He is recognised as a leading practitioner in Asialaw Profiles – The Guide to Asia-Pacific's Leading Domestic Law Firms; Chambers Global – The World's Leading Lawyers for Business; Chambers Asia-Pacific – Asia Pacific's Leading Lawyers for Business for Dispute Resolution and Arbitration; Who's Who Legal: Litigation; and Expert Guides' Guide to the World's Leading Experts in Commercial Arbitration. Andre is also recommended in The Legal 500: Asia Pacific – The Client's Guide to the Asia Pacific Legal Profession for Dispute Resolution and International Arbitration. He is praised by the Chambers publications as a "sharp and very straightforward" practitioner and a lawyer who "provides sound advice and takes our business concerns and issues into account".