Justin Kwek

Supervising Associate

Singapore

T +65 6831 5598
M +65 9271 7242
justin.kwek@simmons-simmons.com

General Experience

Justin is a Supervising Associate in the constituent Singapore law practice of Simmons & Simmons JWS.

Justin's sector-based practice focuses on financial institutions, and his core practices areas are in dispute resolution, restructurings and insolvencies, employment, as well as fraud, ABC & AML investigations and policies.

Legal 500 Asia Pacific lists Justin as one of the names to note in the Tier 2 Simmons & Simmons JWS employment team which handles employment advisory matters and disputes and has notable expertise acting for clients in the banking, insurance and funds sectors.

Justin started practice in the Tier 1 restructuring and insolvency and dispute resolution practices of a leading Singapore law firm, working together with a Senior Counsel widely recognized for his work in banking and finance disputes. Justin has been seconded to the Financial Crime & Compliance group and legal teams of two leading international financial institutions.

Justin’s key publications include being the Singapore representative in the International Insolvency & Restructuring Report 2017/18, “Key amendments to the debt restructuring regime in Singapore”. Outside work, Justin scuba dives and qualified as a PADI Rescue Diver in 2014. Justin also has an interest in HADR and has been deployed to disaster zones with the Singapore Armed Forces.