Xue Ting Tan

Senior Associate

Tel: +65 6505 3439
xueting.tan@incisivelaw.com

XUE TING IS A COMMERCIAL DISPUTES RESOLUTION LAWYER FOCUSING IN INTERNATIONAL TRADE, MARITIME AND SHIPPING LAW.

Since her admission to the Singapore bar as an advocate and solicitor in 2014, Xue Ting has garnered significant experience in commercial disputes and has also advised clients in non-contentious work.

Xue Ting regularly represents commodity trading companies, shipowners and charterers in international trade disputes, charterparty disputes, shipbuilding disputes, cargo and contamination disputes, vessel arrests and insolvency litigation. Xue Ting has also undertaken secondments to Shell supporting its Crude and Products, Trading and Supply business and to Gard (Singapore) supporting its Defence / Charterers & Traders team.

Having appeared at all levels of the Singapore courts, Xue Ting is very familiar with the litigation process. She has also advocated for clients before various arbitration tribunals (SIAC, SCMA, GAFTA and ad hoc) and in mediations.

Highlight matters include:

  • Representing a Chinese energy trading company in the wake of one of the largest financial collapse of a major oil trading company and tanker fleet operator leading to large exposures.
  • Represented a coal trading company in a High Court trial concerning the non-performance of a coal sale agreement.
  • Represented a crane manufacturer in an SIAC arbitration concerning the construction, sale and purchase of first-in-the-world fibre rope cranes for offshore use.
  • Represented a bunker trading company in claims arising out of a bunker sleeving arrangement for a substantial amount of bunkers that went missing.
  • Represented a bunker trading company in claims for breach of a bunker barging contract, conversion and conspiracy.
  • Represented a director of a shipping agency in defending against claims of cargo fraud and conspiracy brought by a freight forwarder.
  • Represented a shipyard in defending against charges brought under the Workplace Safety and Health Act.
  • Represented a shipyard subcontractor in claims against its supplier for non-delivery and defective delivery of materials for construction of a rig.
  • Represented vessel interests in a collision action and successfully resolving the action.
  • Represented a shareholder in a High Court trial concerning the transfer of shares in a family company.
  • Represented an engineering company in a contractual dispute with its former joint venture partner.

Education (University):

National University of Singapore

Professional Associations and Memberships:

The Law Society of Singapore
The Singapore Academy of Law

Languages:

English
Mandarin