Name

YAP Alvin
 
 
Designation

Adjunct Lecturer
 
Qualifications

LL.B. (NUS), Advocate and Solicitor (Singapore)
 
Appointment(s)

Senior Associate, Eversheds Harry Elias LLP
Email Address: lawyyla@nus.edu.sg; alvinyap@eversheds-harryelias.com
Office Tel: (65) 6572-5575 
Office Fax: (65) 6779-0979 
Office Address

Faculty of Law, National University of Singapore
Eu Tong Sen Building
469G Bukit Timah Road
Singapore 259776
 
Research Interests

Public International Law
International Investment Law
International Commercial Arbitration
 

Subjects Taught

The Litigation and Procedures of State Disputes
 

Brief Biodata

Alvin is a senior associate at Eversheds Harry Elias LLP. He regularly acts as counsel in inter-State and investor-State disputes. He has represented States in proceedings before the International Court of Justice and Iran-US Claims Tribunal and arbitrations administered by the PCA and ICSID.

He also advises States and corporations on matters of public international law, particularly on land and maritime boundary issues.

Alvin graduated from NUS in 2012 placed on the overall Deanís list. He represented NUS at the 2012 Jessup Moot. He has coached several NUS moot teams.


Representative Publications

1. Co-Author, "Challenges of Arbitrators in Investment Arbitration: Still Work in Progress?" in K. Yannaca-Small (ed.), Arbitration under International Investment Agreements: A Guide to the Key Issues (2nd Edition) (Oxford University Press: 2018)

2. Co-Author, "Assignee's Right and Obligation to Arbitrate under Singapore Law: A Missed Opportunity by the Court of Appeal?" in Indian Journal of Arbitration Law, Volume 5, Issue 2.

3. Author, "Brunei", in L. Malintoppi and C. Tan (eds) Investment Protection in Southeast Asia (Brill | Nijhoff, 2016)

4. Author, "Indonesia", in L. Malintoppi and C. Tan (eds) Investment Protection in Southeast Asia (Brill | Nijhoff, 2016)

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