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The HK45 Virtual Fireside Chat series showcasing female talent continues! Join us for a discussion with Sapna Jhangiani QC to hear about her journey, values, and successes.

15:30-16:30 HKT 29 January 2021

About our guest

Sapna Jhangiani QC

Partner, Clyde & Co


Sapna Jhangiani QC specialises in international arbitration, and is called to both the English Bar and the Singapore Bar. She practised in London, New York and Dubai, before commencing practice in Singapore in 2011, where she is a Partner at Clyde & Co Clasis Singapore.


Sapna has managed cases spanning a number of industries under local and international sets of arbitration rules, including those of the ICC, SIAC, LCIA, SCMA, DIAC, DIFC-LCIA, AIAC, LMAA, HKIAC, and the UNCITRAL Rules. She has represented clients in arbitrations seated in Hong Kong, Singapore, Dubai, London, Paris and Mauritius, and governed by the laws of Singapore, London, PRC, Hong Kong, India, Myanmar, France, Malaysia, UAE, Korea and Mauritius, amongst others.


Who's Who Legal has described her as "a top name for international arbitration in Singapore", and "a charming advocate, who is well respected within the arbitration fraternity."


Sapna is a Fellow of the Singapore Institute of Arbitrators, an IBA Asia Pacific Arbitration Group Ambassador, a member of the SIAC Users' Council, the SCMA Procedure Committee, and the ICC Singapore Arbitration Group. In addition, she is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, and the Vice Chair of the Singapore branch. She holds an undergraduate degree from Oxford University and a diploma in international commercial arbitration from Queen Mary University London, in which she graduated with distinction.

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