“Eugene is an exceptional lawyer”
“He is an excellent lawyer, well known in the market for his litigation work”
Eugene leads the firm's Southeast Asia construction practice. His experience encompasses dispute resolution and transactional/advisory work. His clients include owners, consultants and contractors.
Eugene has considerable experience in both disputes and transactional/advisory work, focusing on the engineering, infrastructure and construction sectors across a number of jurisdictions. He has worked extensively on various construction and projects related matters in Indonesia since 2010 and spends a regular amount of time in Indonesia.
He has represented clients in matters involving FIDIC, PSSCOC SIA and REDAS forms of contract.
Eugene has appeared as counsel in every level of the Singapore courts, from the state courts to the court of appeal. He also advises and represents clients in arbitrations under ICC, SIA, SIAC, VIAC and ad hoc rules as well as in adjudications under the Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Act.
Eugene also advises on the review, drafting and negotiations of engineering, procurement and construction contracts and their related agreements including performance bonds, warranties and parent corporate guarantees. He has also contributed to the Singapore Public Sector Construction Contract: Commentary on the Public Sector of Construction (7th Edition) textbook, and Law and Practice of Construction Contracts (5th Edition).
Eugene was appointed as a Senior Accredited Specialist in Building and Construction Law, by the Singapore Academy of Law in its inaugural batch of accredited specialists. He is recognised as an expert in construction and infrastructure matters by The Legal 500 Asia Pacific and Who's Who Legal for Construction. He is also recommended as a leading Construction, Projects & Infrastructure Lawyer for Singapore in Doyle's Guide.