Mr. Nicholas Poon

Associate Director

Drew & Napier LLC

Nicholas advises and represents clients in a broad range of contentious matters. His clients include private trusts, investment vehicles, property developers, construction contractors, banks and financial institutions. Nicholas also has an active pro bono practice, mainly in criminal matters.  He has appeared as lead counsel in the State Courts, the High Court and the Court of Appeal.

 

Prior to joining Drew & Napier, Nicholas was a Justices’ Law Clerk to the Judges of the Supreme Court and the Chief Justice, and subsequently, an Assistant Registrar.  During his stint at the Supreme Court, Nicholas was involved in a wide spectrum of disputes before the High Court and the Court of Appeal, including a number of high profile and leading commercial and arbitration matters.

 

Nicholas has published extensively, particularly in the area of international commercial arbitration, a subject which he teaches as an adjunct at the Singapore Management University. He is the co-author of an upcoming textbook on international commercial arbitration in Singapore.