Nish Shetty leads the Litigation and Dispute Resolution practice in Asia Pacific. He is regarded as a leading expert in the field of dispute resolution and has advised on some of the most complex cross-jurisdictional regulatory issues in recent years in Asia including the Libor/Sibor investigations and the foreign exchange rate investigations. Nish is recognised in leading directories Chambers Asia Pacific and The Legal 500 as a leading practitioner, with clients commenting on his practical and highly commercial approach to handling matters.
Some of his recent matters include advising a major international bank in relation to an independent review arising out of MAS investigations into setting of SGD SIBOR and swap offer rates and other FX benchmark rates; advising a major international bank in relation to a regulatory inquiry involving Asian interest rate setting mechanisms and advising a major global insurance company in relation to MAS investigations into potential breaches of the Financial Advisers Act through the provision of financial advisory services by unlicensed employees.
Nish is qualified in both England & Wales and Singapore.