Strategic Research Sponsor of the American Bar Association's Section of International LawThe Queen's Award for Enterpise 2012

Alvin Yeo SC

Alvin Yeo SC
12 Marina Boulevard Level 28
Marina Bay Financial Centre Tower 3
+65 6416 8101
+65 6532 5711/5722


Who's Who Legal Arbitration: Lawyers

Alvin Yeo, Senior Counsel, is the chairman and senior partner of WongPartnership LLP.

His main practice comprises corporate, commercial and infrastructure disputes, both in litigation and arbitration. Alvin has also acted as arbitrator in disputes under ICC, SIAC and UNCITRAL Rules, involving projects in various parts of Asia.

He is a member of the Court of the SIAC, the ICC Commission on Arbitration, the Panel of Disciplinary Tribunal Chairmen of The Singapore Medical Council and the Appeals Advisory Panel of the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS). He is also the vice president of the LCIA Asia Pacific Users' Council, a fellow of the SIArb and is on the panel of arbitrators of the ICDR, HKIAC, KCAB, KLRCA and SCIA.

Alvin graduated from King’s College London, University of London, and was admitted to the English Bar (Gray’s Inn) in 1987 and the Singapore Bar in 1988. In January 2000, Alvin became the youngest lawyer to be appointed Senior Counsel.

Alvin has been listed as "Lawyer of the Year" for Arbitration and Mediation in Singapore by Best Lawyers 2017, and was acknowledged as one of the world's top 30 Commercial Arbitration practitioners by Expert Guides: Best of the Best 2015.

Described by Chambers Global as "the most impressive, as an advocate, out of all the Singapore firms", he is acknowledged for his prominent international profile and regional recognition. Alvin is also recognised as a leading litigation and arbitration counsel in international legal directories such as The Legal 500, IFLR1000, Chambers Global, Chambers Asia-Pacific, Expert Guides, Who's Who Legal, Best Lawyers, Asialaw Leading Lawyers, Asialaw Profiles and Benchmark Asia Pacific.

WWL says: Alvin Yeo SC is regarded as a "leading light" in the market who possesses "strong arbitration credentials and experience".

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Arbitration which can be purchased from our Shop.

Other Practice Areas:

Follow us on LinkedIn

Practice Areas


Browse Firms

Search Firms

The Who's Who Legal 100


News & Features

Special Reports



About Us

It is not possible to buy entry into any Who's Who Legal publication

Nominees have been selected based upon comprehensive, independent survey work with both general counsel and private practice lawyers worldwide. Only specialists who have met independent international research criteria are listed.

Copyright © 2017 Law Business Research Ltd. All rights reserved. |

87 Lancaster Road, London, W11 1QQ, UK | Tel: +44 20 7908 1180 / Fax: +44 207 229 6910 |

Law Business Research Ltd

87 Lancaster Road, London
W11 1QQ, UK