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Rian Matthews

Rian Matthews is a Local Principal in the Dispute Resolution team at Baker & McKenzie in Singapore. Rian helps clients to resolve their disputes through a variety of dispute resolution mechanisms, including mediation, early neutral evaluation / adjudication, international arbitration / commercial litigation and other forms of ADR. Rian also advises clients in respect of regulatory, company law and insolvency matters. Rian regularly works with clients across a range of sectors, including banking / finance, energy, mining and construction, and in matters involving cross-border and multi-jurisdictional issues. Rian is currently based in Singapore, but regularly works across the Asia-Pacific Region. Rian is admitted as a solicitor in England and Wales, and in Victoria, Australia, and is registered as a foreign lawyer in Singapore. He is also a Solicitor-Advocate (Higher Courts Civil Proceedings)(England and Wales). Rian has represented clients in civil proceedings in both the English and Australian courts, including at an appellate level. He has advised clients in respect of disputes under ICC, SIAC and LCIA arbitration rules, and also under various industry specific arbitration rules. He has also acted for clients in a range of high profile and complex regulatory investigations (including investigations by the UK SFO and FCA and the US CFTC and Department of Justice) and insolvency proceedings. Rian has a Masters of Laws from Melbourne University, and has written for a number of legal and academic publications. Rian can be reached at and +65 6434 2643.