Richard Kuek (Consultant)

Richard Kuek

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Graduated from University of London in 1979 and 1981 with degrees of Bachelor of Laws (Hons) and Master of Laws respectively. Called as a Barrister­at-Laws of Lincoln's Inn, England in 1980. Admitted as Advocate & Solicitor, Singapore in 1982.

Worked in a leading bank and a leading international shipping company for 5 years before deciding to pursue a career in law. Worked in barrister's chambers and a firm of London Solicitors from 1980 to 1982. Partner of Prakash, Gurbani & Chong from 1983 to 1989.

Co-founder and Partner (1989 to 2014) of Gurbani & Co
Director of Gurbani & Co LLC (2014 to 2016)
Legal Consultant of Gurbani & Co LLC

Handles admiralty and shipping, marine and general insurance, carriage, international trade and commercial matters and litigation.

Accredited arbitrator on the panel of:

  • Singapore International Arbitration Centre
  • Singapore Chamber of Maritime Arbitration
  • Pacific International Arbitration Centre (PIAC)

Member of:

  • Marine Insurance Committee of General Insurance Association of Singapore
  • Complaints & Disciplinary Panel, Public Accountants & Disciplinary Panel, ACRA
  • Insurance Law Association of Singapore
  • Maritime Law Association of Singapore