Thomas Cooper ranked in 2019 Chambers Asia-Pacific Results

Chambers Asia-Pacific 2019 have published their new guide and we are pleased that Johan Wong and Steffen Pedersen have both been ranked and accredited. Chambers guides are the culmination of thousands of in-depth interviews by the largest research team of its kind and are trusted globally to objectively rank the world’s best lawyers and law firms so we are particularly pleased that Johan and Steffen have been featured/highlighted in the results. Please see below comments surrounding the Singapore office and, Johan and Steffen’s areas of expertise:

“Well-established and respected team of disputes lawyers noted for its offering in litigation, arbitration and mediation. Handles a mixture of wet and dry disputes, ranging from maritime salvage and ship collisions to charter party and shipbuilding disputes. Often instructed by marine insurers and P&I clubs. Also has experience advising clients in the offshore industry.”

Johan Wong is well known for advising on wet matters and has experience advising on a number of collision matters. He also advises on dry matters including cargo and charter party claims. A source appreciates that “he manages his cases in an exemplary fashion, fights hard and does it with respect and vigour.”

Recognised Practitioner: Steffen Pedersen.

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About the contributors

  • Steffen Pedersen Partner

    Steffen’s experience covers the full range of shipping & offshore matters, from collisions, to charters, cargo claims, construction contracts and financing projects. He has handled both contentious and non-contentious aspects.

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  • Johan Wong Partner

    Johan is a partner in our Singapore office and the primary contact for the Singapore emergency response team. He has extensive experience investigating collisions, groundings, fires, total loss claims and dealing with issues arising...

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