Reading Time: 3 minutesIn recent years, there has been a slow but steady movement for parties involved in an insurance dispute to choose mediation as a way of resolving their differences instead of engaging each other in an expensive, stressful, and time-consuming legal battle in court or in an arbitration tribunal and ending up with an outcome they […]
The focus of Sharon's work is on both the contentious and non-contentious aspects of insurance where she advises and acts for most of the major insurance companies in Singapore. Sharon advises on policy coverage disputes in various classes of insurance which includes advising insurers on their legal rights under the insurance policies, defending claims bought by insureds or third parties and dealing with subrogation issues. In the area of corporate litigation, Sharon had advised and acted for a minority shareholder who successfully brought an oppression claim against the majority shareholder and the court ordered a buy-out of the minority shareholder's shares. Sharon had advised on landlord/ tenant and employer/employee disputes and on the drafting of tenancy, employment and logistics service agreements.