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Legal Services in Asia

Real Estate - Hospitality - Corporate - Litigation - Dispute Resolution

Real Estate

Developments; Commercial; Retail Mixed Use; and Residential; Acquisitions & Disposals; Structuring

Hospitality

MOUs & HMAs; Technology & Brand Licensing Agreements; Structuring

Corporate

Private company share acquisitions and disposals; PLC support; takeovers; foreign direct investment structures

Construction

Bids; Contractor Appointment and Construction Agreement Reviews; Change Order Reviews; Delay and Defect Disputes and Resolutions

Dispute Resolution

Arbitration Proceedings Representation; Settlement Meetings; Case withdrawal management

Litigation

Corporate; Civil and Criminal (White Collar) Litigation; Labour Case Disputes; Property and Land Disputes
Our firm was created with the purpose of improving quality and delivery of legal services to clients across the South East Asia and Asia region. We have set up our firm to focus only on our partner’s and team strengths and are proud to only focus on our specialist areas of expertise. We believe in quality balanced with simplicity.Desmond Hughes and Robert Krupica are both international lawyers with a breadth of experience handling client issues in Asia. To avoid disillusion with the direction of legal services pre Asian Economic Community, Desmond and Robert decided the time was right to structure a firm in a modern, transparent and progressive way, in keeping with values of many business people; companies and clients in an exciting ever more connected and global world.

From our blog

17
DEC
2014

Going with the market’s flow – 1st Phuket Gazette Property Watch Article

Desmond Hughes has written an overview of the Phuket property marketing spanning residential; hotel; commercial and infrastructure as part of his new role as Phuket Gazette Property Watch columnist for the December 13th to 19th 2014 edition. After almost 12 years in Phuket and...
15
DEC
2014

Hughes Krupica joins Irish-Thai Chamber of Commerce

Hughes Krupica joined the Irish-Thai Chamber of Commerce (“ITCC”) to support Irish business and Chamber Events in the Kingdom of Thailand. The Republic of Ireland has many Irish individuals and Irish corporations involved in Thai business within and outside Thailand....
10
DEC
2014

Are we really married? Do I own any of our property?

The latest article written by Desmond Hughes and Khun Pongsak Daengkaew,  Senior Partners of Hughes Krupica, has been published in the December edition of Window on Phuket. The article addresses some common errors and misunderstandings in relation to the notion of marriage and...

SEA Property News

12
DEC
2014

Market roundup: The latest wealth reports from around the globe

Several organisations have announced their latest wealth reports reviewing the performance and asset allocations of high net worth individuals (HNWI) and ultra high net worth individuals (UHNWI) around the world.

Hospitality Sector News

13
DEC
2014

Paint It Red

Anyone with a sense of brand has to simply love the name of AirAsia's new headquarters.

Singapore Property News

07
OCT
2014

Japan condo builder taps bond market after 20 years

October 07, 2014 1:58 AM[TOKYO] Haseko Corp, a Tokyo-based condominium builder, is returning to the bond market for the first time since defaulting in 1999 on about US$3.6 billion in debt after the Japanese real estate bubble burst.

Shared Ownership News

12
DEC
2014

Ed Crovo Honored As Alumnus Of The Year At Florida State University’s Dedman School Of Hospitality

Ed Crovo - HyattVOEd Crovo, chief operating officer of Hyatt Vacation Ownership, operator of Hyatt Residence Club, was recently...

Marine Leisure News

07
DEC
2014

Ocean Marina Pattaya Boat Show

Over 100 exhibitors and thousands of visitors attended the Ocean Marina Pattaya Boat Show

Thai General News

13
DEC
2014

Swedes offer to help HCM City’s need for clean water

As Vietnam's premier economic hub, Ho Chi Minh City faces many serious environmental problems and demand for clean technology is huge, the city's environment chief has said.