Abraham Vergis, SC

Singapore

Singapore

Abraham Vergis, SC is a Senior Counsel, designated by the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Singapore. He is a seasoned trial advocate and appears regularly before the Singapore Court of Appeal and the Singapore International Commercial Courts in both appellate and original jurisdiction matters.

Abraham established Providence Law Asia LLC as a boutique litigation practice in 2012 and has since developed a strong asset recovery and fraud litigation practice which specialises in multi-jurisdictional investigations, tracing, enforcement and recovery of assets.

Abraham was named “Singapore Managing Partner of the Year” and shortlisted for “Dispute Resolution Lawyer of the Year” at the Asian Legal Business SE Awards 2019 and 2020. Abraham was a finalist for “Asia’s Dispute Star of the Year” at the AsiaLaw and Benchmark Litigation Asia Pacific Dispute Resolution Awards in 2017 and 2018. He was then recognised by Benchmark Litigation Asia Pacific as a ‘Dispute Star’ in Commercial Disputes, Bankruptcy and Insolvency in 2018 and 2019, and as a ’Distinguished Practitioner’ for Dispute Resolution at AsiaLaw Leading Lawyers 2020.

Chambers and Partners ranks Abraham amongst the top litigators in Singapore, and Legal 500 recognises Abraham as a “Leading Lawyer” in the dispute resolution arena.

Under Abraham’s leadership, Providence Law Asia has attained multiple accolades, including most recently being a ranked firm in Insolvency and International Arbitration in Benchmark Litigation Asia-Pacific 2022.