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Joan Lim-Casanova

Partner, Cavenagh Law, Singapore

Practice area Litigation & dispute resolution

Sector Banks, Consumer goods & retail, Oil & gas, Wealth management & private banking, Aerospace & defence, Insurance, Education

Tel +65 6661 2050

Joan Lim-Casanova provides litigation representation in a Formal Law Alliance with Clifford Chance. She has extensive experience in contentious work and dispute resolution, with an emphasis on commercial litigation and international arbitration.

Joan regularly acts for and advises Chinese private and state-owned entities to manage and avoid disputes in Asia (including Singapore, China, Indonesia, Vietnam). Joan is fluent in both English and Mandarin. Clients have commended Joan as one of the top young lawyers that they have worked with, a lawyer who has a good "grasp of the commercial realities" and "complete mastery of all the facts and events".

The matters which Joan has handled usually involve a wide range of applicable laws and arise out of diverse subject matters such as trusts, insurance, infrastructure, power generation and renewable energy. Joan often collaborates with a team of lawyers from different countries and practices to assist the clients achieve resolutions which are commercially practical.

Joan has also been consistently recognised by Legal 500 Asia Pacific as the "Next-Generation Lawyer" and "Rising Star" for Dispute Resolution.