Nish Shetty is a partner at Clifford Chance Asia in Singapore and heads Clifford Chance’s litigation and dispute resolution practice in Asia. He has worked on many of the largest and most high-profile insolvency and restructuring cases in Singapore of the past 20 years, including Barings, Asia Pulp & Paper, Econ Corp, Drydocks World, TT International, OW Bunker Far East (Singapore) Pte Ltd, Hyflux and EMAS. These cases represent in many instances the locus classicus for many aspects of insolvency law in Singapore.

Nish is a member of the board of directors of the Insolvency Practitioners Association of Singapore and was the vice-chairman of the Law Society’s Insolvency Practice Committee. He has for many years been listed in a number of directories as a leading practitioner for restructuring and insolvency work.