SINGAPORE – Global law firm, Reed Smith has been nominated for the prestigious Energy and Natural Resources Law Firm of the Year award at the Asian Legal Business SE Asia Law Awards 2018.

From its Singapore office, Reed Smith serves the SE Asia region with a particular focus on energy, shipping, international arbitration and global regulatory enforcement. Reed Smith offers an experienced team of lawyers qualified to advise on English, US, Australian, Hong Kong and Singapore law. In July 2016, Reed Smith entered into a Formal Law Alliance with Singapore law firm Resource Law LLC in order to expand the firm’s offering in Singapore and serve its clients’ legal requirements involving Singapore law in the areas of multijurisdictional transactions, disputes and cross-border work. Crucially, Resource Law lawyers are able to represent clients in the Singapore Courts.

Lawyers in the team advise on upstream, midstream and downstream work involving a range of specialisms including commodities marketing and trading, offtake and supply agreements, commodities financing, derivatives, regulation, carbon finance, mergers and acquisitions, capital markets and joint ventures.