Now Hiring – Maxwell Chambers

Maxwell Chambers is looking for capable individuals to join our expanding team! To apply, email [email protected]   Office Executive Job Responsibilities Deliver consistent high quality and reliable communications and customer service leading to an excellent customer experience Attend to enquiries, feedbacks, complaints and other related matters Execute secretariat duties, take minutes and dictation from lawyer/s when required Coordinate service requests and market secretariat services to tenants Conduct site tours of the building facilities Assist in full spectrum of procurement duties Generate Sales orders & monthly service reports for billing purposes Provide support for all building related service requests such as coordinating with technicians/vendors to...

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Maxwell Chambers Offers Virtual ADR Hearing Solutions

In view of recent events, we are pleased to announce that Maxwell Chambers is now offering virtual ADR solutions to help legal teams minimise any disruptions to their case proceedings and achieve planned timelines. Maxwell Chambers has collaborated with Opus 2 to offer an integrated platform for case preparation and connected hearing room services to the parties and tribunals. The secure cloud-based platform will enable you to access your materials from anywhere and collaborate online in a single connected environment. This will enable parties to work around current travel restrictions. Singapore-based parties will be able to book a hearing room at Maxwell...

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Q&A with Dr Donald Charett, Arbitrator and Author

Dr Donald Charrett is a Barrister, Arbitrator, Mediator, Dispute Board Member and Member of the Victorian Bar. He was Editor of the new book, The International Application of FIDIC Contracts. Maxwell Chambers spoke to Dr Charrett on the application of the contracts in construction law, the process of obtaining information on various jurisdictions, his own professional background, and more. Read on to find out: 1.         Tell us more about your new book, The International Application of FIDIC Contracts. The book provides guidance on the specific legal requirements of using FIDIC Red, Yellow and Silver Books in eighteen jurisdictions in the Pacific, Asia, Africa, the Middle...

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Precautionary measures in response to Novel Coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak

LATEST UPDATE In light of COVID-2019 [DORSCON level Orange], we have put in place the following precautionary measures: Self-Declaration and Temperature Screening All visitors, contractors and workers, including delivery and dispatch staff, will be required to complete a health & travel declaration form and temperature screening upon arrival. Guests and staff found to have a temperature of 37.6C and above will be denied entry. We urge guests to be vigilant, observe good personal hygiene and to seek medical attention immediately if unwell. Maxwell Chambers employees, including outsourced vendors, will be required to take their temperature at least twice a day. Staff who are...

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Q&A With Vadim, Owner of Fusion Dumplings

We are pleased to announce the opening of the newest F&B addition to Maxwell Chambers, Fusion Dumplings! The cafe specialises in Russian / Ukrainian-style dumplings and savouries, dessert and barista-made coffee. We spoke to the owner, Vadim, to find out more about their unique food offerings. How did Pelmeni House/Fusion Dumplings come about in Singapore? We have been living here for more than 15 years and sharing our food with friends for eight years. We decided to share our menu and dishes with the public after receiving positive feedback from our friends and colleagues. Singapore is not only a hub for finance, shipping and...

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10 Years of Maxwell – Looking back on the past decade

Maxwell Chambers officially opened its doors on 21 January 2010 as an arbitration centre in Singapore’s central business district. We have come a long way since then, having grown to consistently rank as among the top four Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) centres worldwide. As we commemorate the 10th Anniversary of Maxwell Chambers this year, we recap the most significant events in our decade-long history: 1. The Grand Opening of Maxwell Chambers Maxwell Chambers officially opened on 21 January 2010. The former Chairman of Maxwell Chambers, Mr Chelva Rajah SC, delivered the opening remarks. This was followed by the opening speech by the Guest of...

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Maxwell Chambers Turns 10!

On this day a decade ago, Maxwell Chambers officially opened! The Guest of Honour for the opening ceremony was Former Senior Minister S Jayakumar. The event was was held in conjunction with the inaugural Singapore International Arbitration Forum (SIAF), which took place on 22 January 2010. [gallery columns="2" size="full" link="none" ids="5323,5322,5321,5320,5324,5325"] Keep a look out for updates as we commemorate 10 years of Maxwell Chambers this year. #MaxwellChambers #10YearsofMaxwell   ...

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Season’s Greetings from Maxwell Chambers

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from all of us at Maxwell Chambers! Wishing you a wonderful festive season and a New Year filled with happiness. Operating hours during festive period: 25 Dec 2019 (Christmas): 24 Dec 19: 8:30am – 3pm. 25 Dec 19: Closed. 26 Dec 19: 8:30am – 6pm1 Jan 2020 (New Year’s Day): 31 Dec 19: 8:30am – 3pm. 1 Jan 20: Closed. 2 Jan 20: 8:30am – 6pm ...

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ACICA and CIArb Australia International Arbitration Conference

The ACICA and CIArb Australia International Arbitration Conference will launch Australian Arbitration Week 2019. The conference will feature speakers from five continents and 15 jurisdictions including members from the judiciary, government, academia in addition to esteemed practitioners. Maxwell Chambers is pleased to be a sponsor for the event. For more info, visit this page. Date: 18 November 2019 Location: The Westin, Brisbane, Australia Time: 9am to 8pm ...

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