Philip Jeyaretnam is the global vice chair and regional CEO of Dentons Rodyk & Davidson LLP. He is a commercial litigator and international arbitration counsel. He was appointed as senior counsel in 2003 and has been named in all the major legal publications as an expert in arbitration, construction law and litigation. His active international arbitration practice as counsel spans investments and projects across Asia, and he has represented clients in arbitration proceedings in Singapore, Malaysia, Hong Kong, London, Zurich and Brunei. He is particularly experienced in disputes of two kinds, namely disputes involving difficult technical issues and disputes involving complex financial structuring. He has also had numerous appointments as arbitrator, particularly under SIAC and ICC Rules. He was president of the Law Society of Singapore from January 2004 to December 2007, and was the founding chairman of the Society of Construction Law, Singapore. He is currently Chairman of Maxwell Chambers, the world’s first integrated dispute resolution venue. He graduated from Cambridge University with Double First Class Honours and held a visiting Fulbright Fellowship at Harvard Law School.