Philip Tan is a member of the Firm's International Arbitration practice in Singapore. He has worked in the New York and Washington, DC offices of White & Case. Philip has significant experience in energy-related and LNG pricing disputes, and has also worked on a range of construction, investor-state and contractual disputes. He has worked on international arbitrations under various rules, including UNCITRAL, ICC, LCIA, SIAC and ICSID. Philip also plays an advisory role in various transactional matters.
An active member of the international arbitration community, Philip currently serves as Vice-Chair (Asia) of the Young Institute for Transnational Arbitration (Young ITA).
At Columbia Law School, Philip served on the board of the Columbia Human Rights Law Review - Jailhouse Lawyer's Manual. He also served as a judicial intern at the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York.
Bars and Courts
- District of Columbia Bar, 2020
- England & Wales, 2018
- Advocate and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Singapore, 2018
- New York State Bar, 2016
- JD, Columbia Law School, 2015, James Kent Scholar
- LLB, Laws, London School of Economics and Political Science, 2014, First Class Honours