Mr Alvin YEO is Singapore's foremost arbitration counsel in the field of investor-state disputes and international commercial arbitration; he has acted for and advised international clients in complex, cross-border disputes and multi-jurisdictional enforcement proceedings.
His extensive experience also covers financial disputes, contentious investigations, insolvency and restructuring, and financial services regulatory matters, including corporate fraud, anti-money laundering and insider trading.
Chambers Global describes Mr Yeo as "the most impressive, as an advocate, out of all the Singapore firms". Chambers Asia-Pacific 2017 has said that Mr Yeo "provides leadership on SIAC and ICC proceedings". Who's Who Legal: Arbitration 2017 lauded Mr Yeo as "a leading light in the market who possesses strong arbitration credentials and experience".
He is recognised as a leading litigation and arbitration counsel in international legal directories such as Chambers Asia-Pacific, Chambers Global, IFLR1000, and The Legal 500: Asia Pacific.
Mr Yeo is a member of the Court of the SIAC, the ICC Commission and a fellow of the Singapore Institute of Arbitrators. He is the Vice-President of the LCIA Asia Pacific's Users' Council and sits on the Panel of Arbitrators in Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre, International Centre for Dispute Resolution, Korean Commercial Arbitration Board, Kuala Lumpur Regional Centre for Arbitration, South China International Economic Trade Arbitration Commission, and Singapore Institute of Arbitrators' Panel for Sports in Singapore.