Venetia TAN

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Accolades and Testimonials


  • says a client
    “Throughout, the advice and recommendations, besides being sound and professional, exhibit strong understanding of our thinking and purpose as well as careful calibration of commercial value. To help us manage the cost of litigation, Venetia and her team planned for time-efficient communications, saving us time and money. Most importantly, what distinguish CNPLaw as a good legal partner is the same as what distinguish a good business partner; to care genuinely about your clients and to think win-win. We are very lucky to have found them and would recommend them to other businesses anytime.”
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  • says a client
    “Venetia provides legal guidance which is very good and clear. This helps us the client to come to a prompt decision much faster and easier. Should I have further legal matters I would like her to be our representative.”
    says a client
  • Singapore Business Review, 2018
    “Singapore’s 20 most influential lawyers aged 40 and under”
    Singapore Business Review, 2018
  • says a client
    “We were especially pleased with Venetia’s detailed knowledge of the subject area and her pragmatic approach to resolving contentious issues.”
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  • says a client
    “[Venetia] provides legal guidance [which] is very good and clear. This helps us the client to come to a prompt decision much faster and easier. Should I have further legal matters I would like her to be our representative.”
    says a client
  • says a client
    “I am highly impressed with Venetia because she not only understands that each situation must be handled according to the specifics of the case, she would go the extra mile on the emotional aspect to show conscientious care and concern for her clients with her impeccable service. She always provides adequate important information which is extremely assuring for clients and is also someone who has the knowledge and experience.”
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  • says a client
    “Venetia Tan is one of the partners in the law firm whom I have worked closely with before. I am highly impressed with Venetia because she not only understands that each situation must be handled according to the specifics of the case, she would go the extra mile on the emotional aspect to show conscientious care and concern for her clients with her impeccable service. She always provides adequate important information which is extremely assuring for clients and is also someone who has the knowledge and experience while handling each case.”
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GET TO KNOW VENETIA

Venetia is a disputes lawyer with experience handling international arbitration, litigation and advisory work on international and local commercial disputes, in particular, disputes relating to foreign investments and joint ventures, financing, distributorships, and jurisdictional challenges.

 

 

NOTABLE INTERNATIONAL COMMERCIAL DISPUTES THAT SHE HAS BEEN INVOLVED IN:

India 

SIAC Arbitration of joint venture dispute involving hospitality project in Goa, India valued to be worth US$60 million.


Indonesia 

SIAC Arbitration arising out of Indonesian mining agreement for claim of misrepresentation and illegality. Damages claimed exceed S$13 million.


Japan 

JCAA Arbitration arising out of distribution agreement governed by Japanese law. Damages claimed exceed US$300 million.


Vietnam 

Acted for international coffee distributor against their supplier in dispute involving conspiracy to injure by lawful and/or unlawful means. Damages claimed exceed S$25 million.



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