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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

30
SEP
2014

5 Common Mistakes That Cost Real Estate Investors Money

Desmond Hughes, Senior Partner of Hughes Krupica has written an article relating to the most common mistakes he has observed over his 11 years in Asia that investors make when investing in real estate. This has been published in the October edition of the Property Report –...
26
SEP
2014

Hughes Krupica joins British Chamber of Commerce to Thailand (BCCT)

Hughes Krupica has recently joined the British Chamber of Commerce to support and be involved in the Chamber’s aims and objectives to join British business people; British business with Thai trade; investment and commerce, and also to welcome within its events and...
10
SEP
2014

I don’t need a work permit, do I?

Desmond Hughes, Senior Partner, and Khun Kanokporn Amonsatapipat, Paralegal, have co-written an article on the common myths, misconceptions and misunderstandings many foreigners have in relation to work permits. Some myths are perpetuated by irregular enforcement, mis-matching...

SEA Property News

01
OCT
2014

Perfect combination

LG Studio and Nate Berkus cooked up a special partnership to delight homeowners with high-tech kitchen design ideas.

Hospitality Sector News

01
OCT
2014

Cornerstone Hospitality Adds Three Virginia Properties to Their Portfolio

Cornerstone Hospitality announced today the addition of the Hampton Inn and Sleep Inn & Suites, located in Stony Creek, Virginia and Comfort Inn, South Hill, Virginia to their portfolio.

Singapore Property News

30
SEP
2014

Why billionaire is building own house in Tokyo

September 30, 2014 2:16 AM[TOKYO] Billionaire Hiroshi Mikitani, Japan's fourth- richest man, is building a house in central Tokyo that is estimated to cost at least 2.3 billion yen (S$26.8 million), underscoring a shortage in the city's luxury housing ...

Shared Ownership News

30
SEP
2014

Timeshare CEO Wesley Kogelman Elected To CRDA Board Of Directors

300 Wes KoglemanWesley Kogelman, president and CEO of online timeshare resale and rental advertising company BuyaTimeshare.com,...

Marine Leisure News

31
AUG
2014

On Shore: Pastoral Panwa, Phuket

A chance to experience a gentler side of Phuket.

Thai General News

01
OCT
2014

True gives Thais free Wi-Fi hotspots

Consumer-goods company Unilever, in collaboration with Egg Digital of True Digital Content and Media, recently launched free Wi-Fi access in public places, making it easier for internet users to get connected to the cyberworld.