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Vivian Ch’ng -Maritime Lawyers in UAE

Vivian Ch’ng

Arbitration, Maritime & International Trade

Vivian is a dispute resolution lawyer with a specialism in Shipping and International trade, Litigation and Arbitration. She is a member of CIArb.





Vivian is an experienced dispute resolution lawyer specialising in Maritime & International Trade and Arbitration. She advises international clients on the UAE court procedures for inter alia, ship arrests and execution of judicial ship sale in cross-border disputes. She also works on arbitrations before arbitration institutions in the UAE such as the Dubai International Arbitration Centre which typically involves multinational companies.

Her dispute resolution experience is international having worked in Malaysia prior to joining Alsuwaidi & Company in the United Arab Emirates.

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Vivian graduated from the University of London with an LLB (Hons) in 2016. She went on to obtain a Certificate of Legal Practice from the Legal Profession Qualifying Board of Malaysia in 2017.

Vivian was called to the Malaysian Bar and admitted as an Advocate & Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya, Malaysia, since 2018.

Vivian holds a PGDip in International Maritime Law and is currently working towards her LLM in International Maritime Law with the World Maritime University.

Vivian is fluent in English, Mandarin and Malay.

Vivian’s memberships include:

Certified member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb), since 2020

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