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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

14
AUG
2014

5 Tips for Building Your Own Villa – Property Report

Building your own home is not straightforward although it is the dream of many. As a lawyer who has not only renovated his own property under great stress, Desmond Hughes also has extensive experience dealing with clients who have built or engaged others to build their dream...
08
AUG
2014

Copying a Website / Monkey Selfies

Our firm recently had another law firm blatantly copy the format and on the whole, layout of our website, by another law firm. They even had the cheek to place a copyright style disclaimer on their site at the same time. LOL to use a modern term. Just today, we see a more...
06
AUG
2014

Are there any laws of the road in Thailand?

A legal spin with some humour on a question asked by many – Thais and Foreigners alike, when navigating the often speed pill and Caffeine/Alcohol Overdose infused driving antics of tailgaters; lane swappers; No-Notice-U-Turn Merchants; Why-Check-My-Brakes Lunatics; Hit and...

SEA Property News

20
AUG
2014

APAC luxury markets witnessed somber activity in Q2 2014

Several luxury residential markets in the Asia-Pacific region experienced a sales slump in the second quarter, causing price growth to stall in certain cities, according to property consultancy firm JLL.

Hospitality Sector News

20
AUG
2014

Shangri-La’s Sanya Resort & Spa Hainan Opens 28 September

The opening of Shangri-La’s Sanya Resort & Spa, Hainan on 28 September 2014 will mark Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts’ much anticipated and first luxury resort in the ‘Oriental Hawaii’ of Mainland China.

Singapore Property News

19
AUG
2014

Home prices in July fall in majority of Chinese cities

August 19, 2014 2:13 AM[SHANGHAI] China's new-home prices fell in July in almost all cities that the government tracks as tight mortgage lending deterred buyers even as local governments eased property curbs.

Shared Ownership News

19
AUG
2014

Planning A Destination Wedding Or Re-Commitment Celebration In December?

GR logo 300Brides who wish to make their wedding date stand the test of time can book on or around the last sequential calendar date of...

Marine Leisure News

09
AUG
2014

New Yacht Club de Monaco

Design meets classicism in the capital of luxury boating

Thai General News

20
AUG
2014

Energy, utilities lead the way for SET in Q2

COMPANIES listed on the Stock Exchange of Thailand reported a net profit of Bt203.71 billion in the second quarter, up 20.62 per cent from a year earlier, with the energy and utilities, banking, and property-development sectors the top performers.