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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

20
FEB
2015

How to Lease, Renovate and Finance a Myanmar Hotel Project

Desmond Hughes has had an article on his experience as lead advisor in relation to his client, Khun Supalak Foong of Kanok Furniture and Decoration Co. Ltd – a long established and successful furniture and hotel renovation business, investing into the prestigious State...
20
FEB
2015

Community Life – Property Watch Phuket Gazette

Desmond Hughes’ most recent Phuket Gazette Property Watch article as per below and as per this link: http://www.phuketgazette.net/phuket-property/Property-Watch-Community-lifestyles-property-value/48262 Desmond writes about the relationship between communities and real...
03
FEB
2015

Robert Krupica on Board of Investment Thailand for 2015

Robert Krupica’s article on the initiatives and changes to the Board of Investment’s policies and outlook for 2015 was published in Window on Phuket January edition for 2015. Hughes Krupica assist numerous clients each year with Board of Investment applications....

SEA Property News

27
FEB
2015

Australia plans to impose fees on foreign investors

Say good-bye to worry-free investments down under?

Hospitality Sector News

27
FEB
2015

Radisson Blu Hotel Du 2 Février Lomé to Open Q4 2015 in Togo

The 5-star Radisson Blu will offer 320 rooms and apartments, five food & drink outlets, meeting space of 3,600m2 including two auditoriums, an outdoor swimming pool and terrace, a business center, a business class lounge, a 375m2 gym & spa area, ten...

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

27
FEB
2015

Survey Reveals Continued Positive Outlook For U.S. Travel Industry

MMGYtravelhorizons™ Survey Reveals Significant Rise in Leisure and Business Travel Intentions and Current Interest in Visiting Cuba...

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

27
FEB
2015

Central Plaza Hotel maintains dividend rate despite tough 2014

CENTRAL PLAZA Hotel (CENTEL) has proposed a Bt0.40-per-share dividend payment, the same as last year, as the result of sustained business growth.