As a senior associate in our Singapore office, Henry specialises in international commercial and investor-state arbitration.
Henry has experience sitting on both sides of the table, representing multinational corporates, foreign investors and governments in arbitrations under the SIAC, ICC, UNCITRAL and ICSID rules. He is also experienced in commercial litigation and contentious regulatory investigations.
Henry has experience dealing with a wide range of disputes covering issues including corporations law, insolvency and reconstruction, banking and financial services, resources and mining, corporate fraud and white collar crime, construction, and competition and antitrust.
Areas of Focus
Acting for Vietnam in its successful defence of an investment treaty arbitration under the UNCITRAL Rules brought by a French company under the Vietnam-France BIT.
Acting for an Australian investor in ICSID arbitration proceedings against the Republic of Timor-Leste arising out of a fuel supply agreement.*
Advising various foreign investors on how best to structure their investments to maximise the availability of investment treaty protection.
Acting for a Singapore-based engineering company in ICC arbitration proceedings (in Singapore) arising from a dispute relating to the supply and installation of pipes for a major oil and gas project.
Acting for an Uzbek State-owned company in ICC arbitration proceedings concerning the installation of a telecommunications system along the Uzbek gas pipeline.
Acting for a multinational in a dispute subject to the ICC Rules concerning the repair of a gas turbine in a Singapore power plant.
Acting for a multinational in a dispute subject to the LCIA Rules regarding the removal and installation of a part at a South Korean power plant.
Acting for a US listed mining company in Queensland Supreme Court proceedings brought by the operator of a coal export terminal.*
Acting for a managed investment scheme in Federal Court of Australia proceedings against a Big Four accounting firm in relation to misleading compliance audits.*
Acting for an Australian company director in Proceeds of Crime Act proceedings regarding a tax evasion and money laundering scheme.*
Advising an FMCG multinational in an investigation by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission regarding cartel and other anti-competitive arrangements.*
*Matter handled prior to joining Hogan Lovells.