Pooja Kapadia is an associate with the shipping team at HFW, in the Singapore office. She advises and assists clients including shipowners, charterers, cargo interests, insurance companies, oil and gas companies and financial institutions on contentious and non-contentious matters. She has advised clients in strategy building, document review, negotiations and on a broad spectrum of dispute resolution forums.
She has represented clients in complex domestic multi-jurisdictional arbitrations and high-stake litigation and has extensively advised on enforcement and execution of arbitration awards and foreign judgements.
Pooja joined HFW in 2019. Previously, she worked in the shipping team of one of the oldest law firms in India, where she advised and represented clients at all court levels, including the Supreme Court of India. She completed her LLM in maritime law from the National University of Singapore specialising in marine insurance, maritime conflict of laws, trade finance and international and comparative oil and gas law. Pooja is a registered foreign lawyer in Singapore.