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Calvin is a partner in Reed Smith’s Singapore office. He is an international disputes lawyer who has been repeatedly recognized by legal directories for his expertise in two distinct practice areas: corporate investigations, and international arbitration (and related litigation). While based in Singapore for the past decade, he previously practiced for many years in New York, London and Hong Kong at two other leading international law firms. He also worked for a prominent international arbitrator, Jan Paulsson, in Paris.


  • University of Virginia School of Law, 2004, LL.M., (McClure Scholar, Dupont Fellow)
  • National University of Singapore, 2001, LL.B., Second (Upper) Honours

  • New York
  • Angleterre et Pays de Galles
  • Singapour

  • U.S. District Court - Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court - Southern District of New York

  • American Bar Association
  • New York State Bar Association
  • International Bar Association
  • The Law Society of England and Wales
  • Singapore Academy of Law
  • Inter-Pacific Bar Association

  • Anglais
  • Mandarin
  • Cantonese