Stephen Cheong is an advocate and solicitor of the Supreme Court of Singapore with a broad practice covering litigation, domestic and international arbitration and mediation, specialising in the avoidance, management and resolution of disputes.
His practice areas include insurance and reinsurance, M&A, joint venture, distribution, construction and engineering, power generation, labour and employment, family and private client.
Stephen has an established network with leading local law firms in the Asia Pacific and South East Asian region and is regularly instructed by local counsel to advise and represent clients in international arbitrations and proceedings in the Singapore courts. Stephen is fluent in the institutional rules of major arbitral institutions including SIAC, HKIAC, ICC, ACICA, LCIA and UNCITRAL and is a Fellow of the Singapore Institute of Arbitrators and the Asian Institute of Alternative Dispute Resolution. Stephen is also appointed to the panel of arbitrators of the Thailand Arbitration Center (THAC) and the Korean Commercial Arbitration Board (KCAB International).