Managing Director

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more than 2 decades of experience in advising clients and businesses interested in moving into South East Asia. Particular focus and expertise on Singapore and Malaysia.





Max currently manages the regional practice at Gateway Law Corporation, and Gateway IP Services. Headquartered in Singapore, Gateway is a specialist regional practice with people and associated offices in Malaysia, Philippines, Brunei, other ASEAN countries, and in Hong Kong. Gateway has shown itself to be a practice that is dynamic and aggressive, growing very strongly in the last few years.

Its strengths are in its intellectual property practice, technology and communications, privacy and data protection practice, franchising, media, entertainment law and the arts, as well as its niche dispute resolution and corporate practices. It has also recently added real estate, employment, medico-legal and private education regulatory practice capabilities as well.

Gateway has been recognised in leading publications such as Asia Pacific Legal 500, and its lawyers have also been recognised in Chambers Asia, AsiaLaw Leading Lawyers, Legal Who’s Who and The International Who’s Who of Business Lawyers.

Max's legal experience includes trade marks, patents, copyright and other forms of intellectual property litigation; licensing, franchising, technology and communications, art and entertainment law. Max handles both contentious and non-contentious legal work.

Max is admitted to practice in Singapore, Malaysia, England and Wales. He is also listed as a leading lawyer in numerous publications, including Legal Who’s Who (Patents and Franchising), AsiaLaw Leading Lawyers, Legal Who’s Who Singapore (by Asia Legal Business), Chambers Asia and The International Who’s Who of Business Lawyers.

He is also the lead author of the book "Intellectual Property", under the Butterworths Law for Business Series, and is also a much sought after speaker.

Specialties: patent and other forms of IP litigation, intellectual property expert, trade marks, copyright and registered design registration, domain names, singapore and malaysia law, corporate secretarial