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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

11
APR
2015

Staying Out of Trouble in Thailand

The April edition of Window on Phuket – Legal Matters features an article written by Desmond Hughes, Senior Partner of Hughes Krupica on the topic of Staying out of Trouble in Thailand. A timely feature given the potential of incidents in the month of Thai New Year....
27
MAR
2015

Battle of the Planet of the Management Companies 

Desmond Hughes’ latest contribution to the Phuket Gazette Property Watch column addresses the issue of owners in a managed estate and their relationship with management companies. Generally the better the relationship, the better managed and the better values that can be...
27
MAR
2015

Re-Cap on Methods of Property Investment in Thailand- especially leasehold 

After a spate of inflammatory articles circulating on the topic of leasehold, it was time for some cool headed neutral analysis. Our Khun Woraphong Leksakulchai wrote and had published the following article in the Phuket Gazette. For any enquiries on the pros and cons of any type...

SEA Property News

17
APR
2015

3 awesome venues that showcase Asia’s young design talents

Three contemporary exhibitions that promote Asia's emerging talents and their works to a huge audience

Hospitality Sector News

18
APR
2015

Sheraton Enters Samui Market

Starwood's Sheraton brand is now on show in one of Thailand's leading resort island destinations Samui.

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

16
APR
2015

SaveOnResorts.com Launches Platform To Boost Vacation Club Sales

Orlando, Florida – April 16, 2015 – (INTUITION by Perspective Group) – SaveOnResorts.com, LLC, a leading travel technology company based in Carlsbad, Calif., has unveiled an innovative product to help resort developers in the vacation ownership industry...

Marine Leisure News

31
JAN
2015

PIMEX sets new record for Phuket

Over 5,000 domestic and international visitors enjoyed the Show over the four days this year.

Thai General News

19
APR
2015

Liquidity to sustain China stock rally

CHINA'S economy has slowed considerably to the point where full-scale monetary stimulus may be needed.