Nicole Foo

Senior Associate
LAWYER'S PROFILE

CONTACT DETAILS

D+65 3109 1864
M+65 9337 5439
T+65 3109 1860
Enicole@nairco.com.sg


Nicole graduated from the University of Bristol with an LLB (Hons) degree in 2012 and was admitted to the Singapore Bar in 2014. Nicole has assisted in various civil and commercial matters, involving among other things insolvency and restructuring, shareholders’ disputes and employment related disputes.



SIGNIFICANT MATTERS

  1. The High Court decision of Pacific Andes Resources Development Limited and other Matters [2016] SGHC 210. Acted for an Informal Steering Committee of Bondholders in a substantial cross border insolvency spanning entities in Singapore, Hong Kong, the Cayman Islands and Peru. The decision involved the jurisdiction of the High Court to grant moratoria in aid of schemes of arrangement under section 210(10) of the Companies Act when a blocking majority claims to oppose any scheme;
  2. Acting for Berau Capital Resources Pte Ltd and related companies in Court proceedings in Singapore under section 210 of the Companies Act and in related Chapter 15 proceedings in the United States in a US$1 billion bond restructuring exercise;
  3. Acting in an SIAC arbitration valued in excess of US$30 million in respect of the sale of palm oil plantations in Indonesia;
  4. Acting for liquidators of RGM Group Pte Ltd (in Liquidation) in the liquidation of a large group of media companies with interests in Singapore and Australia
  5. Acted for Swissco Holdings Limited in an application for the appointment of Judicial Managers in view of corporate debt of more than US$200 million;
  6. Acted in a claim valued in excess of S$20 million in respect of a claim against an ex-director for breach of fiduciary duties.